Fourth IFACCA Researchers Meeting to be held next month

07 September 2014, Germany

On 7 to 9 September, researchers from IFACCA member organisations, and observers, from around the world will meet in Hildesheim, Germany, just prior to the International Conference on Cultural Policy Research (ICCPR).

Representatives from Australia, Chile, England, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, Scotland, Singapore, USA, Zimbabwe will have the opportunity to discuss: current research priorities and activities; metrics and measurements of the impact of the arts; indicator suites, measurements and evaluation methods; metrics of arts, vitality and wellbeing; IFACCA models and methodologies of research; assessment of artistic quality and intrinsic value; peer assessment practices and scoring systems; results of the IFACCA survey on research and preparation of the ICCPR panel; and discussion on future collaboration and information sharing.

Some member representatives will also participate in a panel at ICCPR, organised and chaired by IFACCA, on the relationship between research and policy making.

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