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This event draws together practitioners and academics from a variety of professional backgrounds who will share their experiences and perspectives of cultural projects in the areas around the Olympic Park. Culture is interpreted broadly to include artistic and community conceptualisations.


The Event will take place in room MG14

Registration will be between 6.00-6.10.

6.10 Introduction - Chair: Marion Roberts - Professor of Urban Design - University of Westminster

6.20 Dr Nancy Stevenson - Programme Leader: Tourism and Events - The Cultural Olympiad and cultural legacy

6.35 Ceryl Evans - Head of Museums and Culture, London Borough of Hackney - Mapping the Change.

6.50 Dr Isaac Marrero Guillamón - Post Doctoral Researcher, Birkbeck - Critical art and theOlympic State of Exception

7.05 Adriana Marques - Principal Advisor for Arts and Culture, London Legacy Development Corporation – Culture at the heart of the Olympic Legacy’

7.20 Liza Fior – Partner, Muf Architecture/Art - Future project and proposals

7.35 Questions and Discussion

8.00 Refreshments

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