Schedule

08:15

NETWORKING BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

09:10

Introduction

09:30
Keynote

Making Big Ideas Happen!

10:00
Panel

On a mission

This panel of visionaries from both global businesses and leading culture brands discuss the competitive advantage of being an organisation with an artistic or social mission at its heart.
11:00

Break

11:25
Lightning

Founders' stories

Three personal tails of the entrepreneurs who are changing the world. We hear the highs and lows on the journey to building a big idea and the valuable insights picked up along the way.
12:00
Panel

Rules of Engagement

The environment we create in our organisations is the number one factor in determining performance. This panel explores how to put in place the structure, culture and team that will allow you to excel.
12:50

Lunch

13:50
Keynote

New Business Models

What are the new business models that could help your organisation thrive in a changing world?

This keynote looks at how new funding methods and entrepreneurial approaches are allowing some organisations to achieve big ideas that deliver a wider audience reach, higher engagement and more income.
14:20

Masterclass - GAINING INFLUENCE

Dan shares his secrets to becoming a key person on influence. Theo power of persuasion is fundamental to getting things done both within your organisation or as you build your own company.
14:40
Panel

Money, Money, Money

Our expert panel will put forward their ideas on how to unlock new resources that will fuel the expanding creative economy. They will reference relevant models and examples from inside and outside the cultural sector in not-for-profit and commercial contexts. This session will explore areas such as micro-finance, crowd funding and new trends such as venture philanthropy. Are there opportunities to grow commercial income and can cultural enterprises and creative companies attract angel and venture capital finance that is funding growth in other sectors?
15:30

Break

16:20
Panel

BUILDING AUDIENCES

Cultural and marketing leaders share their insights and experiences on building new audiences and growing engaement with your community at a time when the relationship between audiences and institutions is changing fast.
17:10
Keynote

NEW SPACES

Second Home is the world's most innovative working environment for fast growing creative companies. In his talk Rohan explores the new types of spaces needed to help foster the growing number of entrepreneurs who are have both creative, artistic and commercial ambitions.
17:25
Keynote

Cultural Keynote

Peter will deliver the closing Keynote - looking at cultural leadership and ambitious ideas. Now in it's 27th year Hay has expanded to include 15 festivals on 5 continents and it's exciting new global partnership with the BBC will bring it's programme to an even wider audience.
17:50

Closing remarks

18:00

Drinks reception