ENCATC Congress on Cultural Management and Policy
Friday, September 29 2017 All Day

The theme of the 25th ENCATC Congress will be “Click, Connect and Collaborate! New directions in sustaining cultural networks”. Attendees will learn from renowned international experts who will keynote and lead discussions with academics, researchers, cultural operators, representatives from local, regional, and national governments, artists, and policy makers.

The main objectives of the Congress are:

  • to gain knowledge about the role, the value and the sustainability of European and international networks

  • to advance the debate, develop new ideas and proposals on governance, leadership, new business models, evaluation and internationalization of networks

  • to provide a unique space for capacity building and peer learning for academics, emerging and experienced researchers, practitioners, policy makers and artists

  • to promote networking among academics, researchers, professionals and representatives from various EU institutions, governments and European and international networks
  • to contribute raising the level of knowledge on the key role played by cultural networks in the shaping of a sustainable cultural sector and the inclusion of culture and the arts in the long-term strategic goals of the European project


  • 27 September: 10th Young Researcher's Forum & Annual Members’ Forum ( MEMBER ONLY)
  • 28 September: 4th ENCATC Research Award Ceremony
  • 29 September: 8th Annual ENCATC Research Session
  • 30 September: Cultural Study Visit

Information about the detailed program and registration are available online.

Place Royale 11
Brussels Belgium 1000

Contact Information:
Encatc office in Brussels

Fee: 0 410