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Promotion of Culture and Tourism in the digital age: what role is played by the Creative Industries?
13 APR 2015
Serralves positions itself as an open, multidisciplinary collaborative platform, that aims to foster experimentation of ideas and projects, driving innovation and internationalization processes in the Cultural and Creative Industries.
In this context, in a partnership with the US Embassy, the Serralves Foundation is organising this seminar, given by Alice Loy, a US expert on cultural entrepreneurship who uses a multi-sectoral approach (entrepreneurship, culture, tourism, creativity, heritage and new technologies) .
This initiative aims to contribute to the reflection, debate and trendsetting regarding key issues for the sector, as well as enhancement of the respective support ecosystem.

Speaker: Alice Loy
Note: The seminar will be given in English.
Access: Free, subject to prior registration at m.ferreira@serralves.pt
Organization: Serralves Foundation and the US Embassy 

Alice is the Co-founder of of Global Center for Cultural Entrepreneurship (Santa Fe, New Mexico) and currently serves as Director of Programs. Her driving passion is applying creative entrepreneurship to social and cultural challenges and opportunities. Alice believes an entrepreneurial spirit exists in all communities and can be leveraged to address poverty, injustice, and self-determination. Alice has lived and worked in Europe, Mexico, Central America, and Native America, researching cultural industry development and enterprise creation. Through mentoring and tapping into her vast and diverse network, Alice creates value for creative entrepreneurs entering new markets and scaling their ventures.
Alice has designed and taught university level courses ranging from Social Entrepreneurship to Environmental Ethics. Alice holds a PhD in Strategic Communication and Entrepreneurship and an MBA. Combining sophisticated analytical tools and research to program development, Alice has led the creation of award-winning programs in social entrepreneurship, digital inclusion, and cultural entrepreneurship.

  • LocationSerralves Library
  • Schedule18h00 - 20h00
  • Days13 APR 2015

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