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NY State Presenters Network Fall Conference (DEC Executive Directors)

New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc. (NYCON)

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 2:00 PM - Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 2:00 PM (EDT)

Albany, NY

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NY STATE PRESENTERS NETWORK FALL CONFERENCE 

October 16-18, 2012 – The Egg Performing Arts Center, Albany, NY

The Decentralization Program and its network of regrant sites has become more essential than ever in supporting local community organizations and artists, especially with the economic downturn and general funding challenges in the arts.  With this in mind, the DEC Program is well positioned in the community to help NYSCA and DEC site organizations achieve the greatest impact from their re-granting role. 

The New York State Presenters Network conference, supported by the New York Council of Nonprofits and sponsored by and New York State Council on the Arts, offers DEC site Executive Directors professional development, information, performance showcases and networking to help support their important roles in supporting and strengthening the arts in communities across New York State. 

FREE Registration includes: 

  • Full Symposium
  • 4 meals
  • 2 overnights (Holiday Inn Express Downtown Albany, 300 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207 www.hiealbanydowntown.com)

NOTE: Reservations are handled by NYS Presenters Network. Rooms are singles. Breakfast is available at the Holiday Inn Express.

Date: October 16th -18th, 2012
Cost:
 FREE to NYSCA DEC site Executive Directors

Sponsored by the New York State Council on the Arts

 

Tentative Conference Agenda:

TUEsday, OCTOBER 16

1 PM – 5 PM: REGISTRATION OPEN

2 PM – 5:30 PM: SPECIAL DEC SESSIONS 

Decentralization (DEC) Hot Issues: Governance, Compliance, Fiscal Sponsorship and More

This session will address the important compliance and governance issues that are applicable to DEC applicants, as well as grantees.  The discussion will touch on primary compliance and governance issues related to the DEC Program and its applicants, including fiscal sponsorship.


Leveraging and Integrating DEC into Your Organization

This special panel discussion will feature DEC site Executive Directors discussing how they’ve leveraged and integrated their DEC Program into their organization, including programs and activities.  The discussion will focus on how to make the most of your DEC Program.   

 

4 PM – 5:30 PM: VENUE MANAGEMENT PANEL

Whether you oversee a large departmentalized operation or are wearing many hats as a venue manager – there are still common challenges performing arts venue staff meet on a daily basis.  This panel will provide a forum for effectively handling matters from production to patrons to contracts to cleaning.

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM: WELCOME RECEPTION

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM: DINNER

8 PM – 9:30 PM: Performing Arts Showcase #1

9:30 PM – 10:30 PM: POST-PerFORMANCE Reception

 

WEDNESday, OCTOBER 17

9 AM – 10:30 AM:  Avoiding HR Trouble: Human Resources Issues for Your Arts Organization

Learn about the hot employment issues confronting arts organizations and how to best address and manage their associated risks.

11 AM – 12:30 PM: Crossing Bridges not Burning Bridges

Artists and presenters discuss ways to incorporate new art forms into their presentations to develop new audiences without losing existing support

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM: LuNch

 

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM:  Making Something Out of Something

How artists can focus on a very specific target audience to help leverage more widespread community involvement

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM: For the Long Run:

 Successful Presenter/Artist Partnerships That Last

Artists and presenters explore successful partnership initiatives, how they grow and who they reach

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM: DINNER

8 PM – 9:30 PM: Performing Arts Showcase #2

9:30 PM – 10:30 PM: POST-PerFORMANCE Reception

THURSday, OCTOBER 18

9 AM – 10:30 AM: Engaging Your Board in Raising Dollars

This session will focus on strategies for developing Board engagement in fundraising for your arts organization.

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM: Word of Mouth and a few other relevant Marketing Strategies

First it was relegating the print and radio ad to the list of bygone advertising methods… now – does anyone open e-mails?  Read broadcast text messages? Why word of mouth is still important and other effective means of telling your story.

12:30 PM – 2 PM: LUNCH &  DISCUSSION: Arts and Economic Development

A view of cultural tourism from the perspective of art makers and arts presenters.

 

SHOWCASE ARTISTS:

2013-14 TOURING ARTIST ROSTER

 

Andy Statman Trio NOT YET CONFIRMED FOR SHOWCASE

Website: http://www.andystatman.org/The_Andy_Statman_Trio/Welcome.html

YouTube: http://www.andystatman.org/The_Andy_Statman_Trio/video.html

 

Aszure Barton & Artists NOT YET CONFIRMED FOR SHOWCASE

Website: http://www.aszurebarton.com/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-H3kD6trvY

 

Daniel Kelly

Website: http://www.danielkellymusic.com/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqYdxAShpAs

 

Don Byron New Gospel Quintet

Website: http://www.donbyron.com/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7cKOF5isTU

 

Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company

Website: http://www.sinopolidances.org/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/user/ellensinopoli?feature=results_main  

 

Galumpha

Website: http://www.galumpha.com/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgP-gyrP668&feature=relmfu

Heidi Latsky

Website: http://www.heidilatskydance.net/heidilatskydance/

You Tube: http://www.heidilatskydance.net/heidilatskydance/the_gimp_project/

 

Julian Lage

Website: http://www.julianlage.com/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMgmuiV7PXE&feature=related

 

Mike & Ruthy

Website: http://mikeandruthy.com/

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/mikeandruthy

 

Rory Block

Website: http://www.roryblock.com/

You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqTUoV67M60

 

Sonic Escape

Website: http://www.fluteandviolin.com/home.html

You Tube: http://www.fluteandviolin.com/media.html

 


 

 

 

 

 

Have questions about NY State Presenters Network Fall Conference (DEC Executive Directors)? Contact New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc. (NYCON)

When & Where



The Egg
Center for the Performing Arts
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12220

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 2:00 PM - Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 2:00 PM (EDT)


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New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc. (NYCON)

Founded in 1927, NYCON is a 501(C)(3) membership-based, mission-driven, statewide association of diverse charitable nonprofit organizations. With over 3,000 members, we work to build the capacity of nonprofits and communities to enhance the quality of life through responsive, cost-effective service. Our mission-based activities are enhanced by two subsidiary corporations: Innovative Charitable Initiatives, Inc., and Council Services Plus.

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