Have you ever wondered about the value artists and arts organizations contribute to our economy? To tourism, general well-being and community? This groundbreaking 2021 study begins to answer these questions, and provide us solid, preliminary data so we can to begin our journey towards an inclusive Creative Economy.
Full video presentation by Creative Coast.
Vancouver Island Economic Summit
We were excited to present our arts impact findings to the 2021 Vancouver Island Economic Alliance Summit. Our summit session was called: “magic happens where arts and business converge” and we’re grateful to the following guests for their contributions to the presentation. You can also check out the news coverage we received after the Summit HERE and HERE.
VIEA Summit Presentations
Line Robert - Full Interview
Line Robert, former Chief Executive Officer,
Island Coastal Economic Trust
Franc D'Ambrosio - Segment
Franc D’Ambrosio, Principal,
D’Ambrosio Architecture + Urbanism
Karen Bannister - Full Interview
Karen Bannister, former Director of Destination Development, Tourism Vancouver Island