On Monday, March 14th, artists from all over Quebec will gather at the Rialto Hall to take part in the 15th Annual Business Skills for Creative Souls Artists’ Conference. Presented by YES Montreal. the full-day event will offer an in-depth look at how artists can develop the business and marketing skills needed to build a sustainable and profitable career in the arts, create a network of relevant industry connections, and discover the best techniques to gain access to funding.
Hosting more than 250 participants, speakers and special guests annually, this not-to-be-missed event has over the years hosted some of Montreal’s most renowned artists and cultural industry leaders. This year’s conference will feature an impressive line-up of speakers and panellists including: keynote speaker Andy Nulman, co-founder of Just for Laughs, CBC personality Sonali Karnick and 15 more distinguished speakers from Quebec’s arts milieu. Showcase presentations will also give participants the opportunity to discover 10 emerging local artists.
Registration is now open for the 2016 edition (tickets are $35, but sign up before February 29th and enjoy the early bird rate of $30). As a bonus, all tickets include a complimentary pass to a Rialto theatre performance!
To register and to obtain full details on the event, visit the official conference website at http://yesmontreal.ca/en/artists/events/yes-arts-conference-expo.