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Northwest Orchestras Gathering 2018

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Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

1037 Southwest Broadway

Portland, OR 97205

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A one-day conference for orchestra leaders from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska, and British Columbia. Connect with peers, discuss issues in orchestra management, and attend an Oregon Symphony's concert.


Registration: Please register by 5 PM on Monday, November 26. Please include your organization name and job title. There is no cost to register for this conference.

Hotel: Group rate of $139/night (plus taxes & fees) available at The Heathman Hotel, directly adjacent to the concert hall. Group rate expires November 16. Click here to make your reservation.

Dinner: We are organizing no-host group dinners for Monday evening. Details forthcoming


Overview

12:30 Registration Opens

1:00 Welcome & Keynote Conversation
Scott Faulkner, League of American Orchestras
Scott Showalter, President & CEO, Oregon Symphony

Break-out Sessions: Two group discussion opportunities to share experiences and best practices.

Topic 1: Social Relevance: Creative Artistic Programming and Strategic Implementation

Topic 2: Addressing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Topic 3: Public Relations: Telling your Orchestra's Story

Topic 4: Developing Patron Devotion: Growing Loyalty and Fundraising through Teamwork

2:15 – 3:15 Break-Out Session A (Topics 1, 2, 3, & 4)

3:30 – 4:30 Break-Out Session B (Topics 1, 2, 3, & 4)

4:45 Wrap-up

5:00 No-host group dinners at area restaurants, plans TBA

7:30 Oregon Symphony Performs Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances
Complementary concert tickets courtesy of Oregon Symphony

9:30 Post-Concert Reception, hosted by Oregon Symphony
Location TBA


For questions, contact Diane Bush, dbush@orsymphony.org

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