Lluís Bonet. Professor at the Department of Economics and Director of the Cultural Management Program of the University of Barcelona. Professor Bonet has been research fellow at the MIT and the University of Montpelier, and speaker in almost 50 different countries. Winner of the CAC Research Prize, he has been President of the Jury of the Cultural Policy Research Award and jury member of many other research prizes. Former president of the European Network on Cultural Management and Policy (ENCATC), vice-president of the Association of Arts Administration Educators and Abacus Cooperative, and board member of the Association of Cultural Economics International, among other responsibilities. He has published books and articles in cultural policies, cultural management and cultural economics. He has lead or participate in many competitive research projects such EULAC Focus (H2020), BE SPECTACTIVE (Creative Europe), or CULTURAL BASE (H2020), and serves as expert facilitator of the EU Cultural Diplomacy platform. Among his last books: Challenges of cultural relations between the European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean (in print); Be SpectACTIve! Challenging Participation in Performing Arts (2018); Theatre Management: models and strategies for cultural venues (2018); Breaking the fourth wall: proactive audiences in the performing arts (2018).
Keynote speaker: “Breaking the fourth wall”
Presented by Niels Righolt.