Media releases

IFACCA, 23 November 2011
World Summit reaches over 200,000 people via Twitter
A report tracking the #artsummit hashtag, produced by the culture360.org team at the Asia-Europe Foundation, shows that tweets sent by the World Summit delegates reached 209,135.

IFACCA, 26 October 2011
Summit presentations and ‘wrap-up’ now available
Many of the presentations by the more than 80 World Summit speakers, including the ‘wrap-up’ by Summit Rapporteur, Prof Brad Haseman, are now available on the Summit website.

IFACCA, 26 October 2011
World Summit media coverage
Media coverage of the World Summit, including by Summit media partner, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), is now available at http://www.artsummit.org/wsmedia/mediacoverage/.

IFACCA, 07 October 2011
5th World Summit on Arts and Culture Wraps Up as Chile Takes the Baton for 2014
The 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture concluded yesterday, generating a range of international initiatives to support arts practice and policymaking in Australia and internationally.

IFACCA, 03 October 2011
IFACCA announces host for 6th World Summit on Arts and Culture
The Chairman of the International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA), Alan Davey (Chief Executive of Arts Council England), today announced that Chile would host the 6th World Summit on Arts and Culture in its capital, Santiago, on 13-16 January 2014.

IFACCA, 03 October 2011
IFACCA launches WorldCP: international database of cultural policies
The Executive Director of the International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA), Sarah Gardner, today unveiled the prototype of a major new initiative, WorldCP, an international database of cultural policies.

Asia-Europe Foundation, 29 September 2011
Asia-Europe Foundation supports global arts and culture conference
The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is supporting the 5th World Summit on Arts & Culture, a global gathering of cultural leaders who will meet to discuss issues affecting public support for the arts and creativity.

IFACCA, 28 September 2011
5th World Summit opens next week!
With over 80 speakers from around the world, and close to 500 delegates from 75 countries, the 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture, and the associated IFACCA events which kick off on Sunday, will make for a stimulating and engaging week in Melbourne.

IFACCA, 23 July 2010
5th World Summit on Arts and Culture: Call for Speakers
5e Sommet mondial des arts et de la culture:Appel à intervenants
5ª Cumbre Mundial de las Artes y la Cultura: Convocatoria de conferencistas
The International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) and the Australia Council for the Arts are seeking your suggestions of keynote speakers, panellists or presenters of case studies who can successfully address the Summit’s theme: Creative Intersections.

IFACCA, 23 July 2010
Website for 5th World Summit launched today
IFACCA today launched the website for the 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture to be held in Melbourne, Australia, on 3 – 6 October 2011 www.artsummit.org.

IFACCA, 23 July 2010
World Summit on Arts and Culture – new look and logo
With today’s launch of a new edition of www.artsummit.org , IFACCA has also launched a fresh, new logo and design for the World Summits.

IFACCA, 23 July 2010
Robyn Archer appointed as Programme Advisor for 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture
IFACCA and the Australia Council for the Arts are delighted to announce the appointment of singer, writer, artistic director and public advocate for the arts, Robyn Archer AO, CdOAL (France), OC (Belgium) as Programme Advisor for the 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture.

IFACCA, 08 July 2010
5th World Summit on Arts and Culture, Melbourne, Australia, 3-6 October 2011: Call for Speakers
The International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) and the Australia Council for the Arts are seeking your suggestions of keynote speakers, panellists or presenters of case studies who can successfully address the Summit’s theme: Creative Intersections.

IFACCA, 25 September 2009
Australia Council to host 2011 World Summit on Arts and Culture
The International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) today announced that the Australia Council for the Arts will host the 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture in Melbourne, Australia, in October 2011.

Australia Council, 25 September 2009
Australia wins bid to host World Summit on Arts and Culture
The International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) today announced that the Australia Council for the Arts will host the 5th World Summit on Arts and Culture in Melbourne, Australia, in October 2011.