South African Cultural Observatory

SACO Disseminiation Workshop - Eastern Cape

22 OCT 2019 - 22 OCT 2019
Category: Workshop
Region: Eastern Cape
Town: Elliotdale District
Cover Charge: R0
Contact Details: tazleen.jooste@mandela.ac.za info@southafricanculturalobservatory.org.za SMS/Whatsapp 063 639 7653
Booking Details: RSVP by 17 October 2019 tazleen.jooste@mandela.ac.za info@southafricanculturalobservatory.org.za SMS/Whatsapp 063 639 7653
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You're invited to the South African Cultural Observatory's Dissemination Workshop.

Topics to be discussed include:

Introduction to the South African Cultural Observatory
Overview of the National Research Agenda and recent inputs and updates
Outline of SACO research outputs and how they benefit the industry
Introduction to the SA Festival Economic Impact Calculator (SAFEIC)
Insights from the experts: Marketing, business and best practices ...and more.

Why Come?

To understand the role the Cultural and Creative Industries (CCIs) play in growth & development, job creation, transformation and social cohesion.

Venue

Venue Name: Wild Lubanzi Backpackers
Street Address: Wild Lubanzi Backpackers
Lubanzi Village,
Mncwasa A1,
Elliotdale District
5070
Eastern Cape


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