Friday 24 November 2017, 18:30 - 19:30

Women and Leadership in the Creative Industries

Auditorium del MAXXI – free entrance, booking required at the following link

An encounter with five distinguished leaders to talk about the contribution of women in the creative industries.

What is working well in the UK and Italy? And what needs to change if we are to unlock the full potential of the cultural sector in our two nations?

On. Anna Ascani Membro della Commissione Cultura, Scienza e Istruzione e Presidente Intergruppo giovani parlamentari
Dr Maria Balshaw CBE Director Tate, UK
Lorenza Battigello Chief Strategy Officer, EDGE Strategy
The Rt Hon Karen Bradley UK Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Sir Ciarán Devane Chief Executive, British Council
Giovanna Melandri President, MAXXI Foundation
Moderator: Laura Orestano CEO at SocialFare – Centre for Social Innovation

Following this exciting discussion, you are invited to join us for a drinks reception and awards ceremony as we celebrate a selection of our key Cultural Relations Leaders.