Katrina Sedgwick CEO & Director, Melbourne Arts Precinct, new $1.7 billion cultural project
Katrina Sedgwick is the Director of ACMI and the former Head of Arts for ABC TV and ABC Arts online (abc.net.au/arts). From 2002 – 11 she was the founding Director/CEO of the biennial Adelaide Film Festival, and the AFF Investment Fund which supported 47 Australian productions encompassing a multi-award winning slate of features, documentaries, shorts, cross platform and installation works. She has an extensive background as a performer, creative producer and festival director. She co-founded the Sydney Fringe Festival (1995), was a Producer for the Adelaide Festival of Arts (1996, 1998, 2000) and the Artistic Director of Come Out '99 and Adelaide Fringe 2002.