Get Involved – Arts BC 2018 Conference Coming to Burnaby

Arts BC

The 3 day Arts BC 2018 conference, Engagement in the #NewArtsEra, will bring together delegates from a diverse provincial network of arts and culture based organizations. This conference attracts over 300 delegates from arts councils, culture and heritage organizations, individual artists, creative entrepreneurs and community partners. It offers a fantastic opportunity to promote and profile your organization in front of key people within B.C.’s arts and culture community.

Hosted by the Burnaby Arts Council from May 10-12 at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre in Burnaby, the conference will feature innovative panels and classes, including:

  • Master Class for advanced administrators with Jerrold McGrath, Artscape Daniels Launchpad’s Director of Programs
  • Creative hubs and cultural spaces panel by the Department of Canadian Heritage
  • Digital strategies and funding
  • Insight Team Café-The Doctor is IN: Troubleshoot-advisors on hand to provide customized support

Sponsorship opportunities are currently available, starting at $150 dollars per package. Benefits include social media mentions, banner signage displays, complimentary event passes and other incentives. Your support helps the arts and cultural development in B.C. and is vital to the success of the conference. Please visit for more information.

An opening welcome reception will be held at the host hotel, the Element Vancouver Metrotown to celebrate the commencement of the Arts BC 2018 event.