Participatory Governance
in Culture Conference


Participatory Governance in Culture: Exploring Practices, Theories and Policies. DO IT TOGETHER.

22nd - 24th November 2017, Rijeka, Croatia

International and interdisciplinary conference is organized by Kultura Nova Foundation, in partnership with Rijeka 2020 LLC and collaboration with European Cultural Foundation (ECF) and International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) as a part of the “Approaches to Participatory Governance of Cultural Institutions” project supported by UNESCO’s International Fund for Cultural Diversity. The conference is also supported by the regional intergovernmental forum Central European Initiative.

The conference has been selected as an ENCATC labelled event.

Register for participation

The Conference is open to all scholars, researchers, theoreticians, cultural operators, artists, practitioners, activists, policymakers and decision-makers worldwide from broad range of disciplines.

For registration and ticket purchasing please follow the instructions listed here.

Conference programme

Conference programme will encompass numerous speakers, plenary sessions, paper sessions and open talks about the challenges, limitations, paradoxes and perspectives that cultural research, practices and policies are increasingly facing around the concept of participatory governance.

Programme scheme is available here.