Thursday, May 18
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fort Garry Hotel
Winnipeg and Manitoba both punch above their weight when it comes to arts and culture as an economic driver. As impressive a return as our festivals, cultural products, and arts institutions already generate there’s room to grow, building our home into Canada’s true cultural capital.
Valerie Creighton, President and CEO of the Canada Media Fund oversees the investment of millions of dollars into cultural enterprises across the nation. She shares her organization’s strategy for wise spending and her vision of our way forward.