Executive Directors
Groups 3-4


Constituency Topics

Constituency Liaison: Karen Yair kyair@americanorchestras.org

Executive Directors Groups 3-4 are generously sponsored by Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc.

 

Monday, June 3
3:00pm-3:15pm

Welcome and Introductions

 

3:15pm-4:00pm

Bold Conversation Roundtables

  • What can we learn from each other about these complex issues?

  • Fostering collaborative negotiation

  • Championing equity, diversity, and inclusion

  • Ending sexual harassment

 

4:00pm-5:00pm

Empowering Your Team

  • Collaboration: How do we ensure our staff members operate cooperatively outside silos?

  • Governance: How do you get it right?

  • Activating musicians: How do you empower musicians to be advocates for your orchestra?

 

5:00pm-7:00pm

Dinner (Pay Your Own Way)

 

Tuesday, June 4
8:00am-9:00am

Building a Thriving Culture - Part 1: Assessment

Speakers: Pratichi Shah, founder and CEO of Flourish Talent Management Solutions; John McCann, president, Partners in Performance; Jeff Vom Saal, executive director, Spokane Symphony

 

2:30pm-3:45pm

Building a Thriving Culture - Part 2: Key Components

Speakers: Pratichi Shah, founder and CEO of Flourish Talent Management Solutions; John McCann, president, Partners in Performance; Jeff Vom Saal, executive director, Spokane Symphony

 

4:00pm-5:00pm

All-Delegate Reception

 

Wednesday, June 5
11:15am-12:30pm

From Audience to Evangelists

  • Cultivating new audiences

  • Fundraising and philanthropy

  • Popular programming—what’s the right balance?

  • How do we engage young professionals?

 

12:30pm-12:45pm

Pick up boxed lunches

 

12:45pm-1:30pm

From Audience to Evangelists (Cont’d)

Name badges for this event generously provided by TALASKE l Sound Thinking.