Events

 

The Performing Arts Readiness project offers free webinars, on-site training, and presentations at professional conferences on various topics related to emergency preparedness:

Webinars

Risk Assessment for Performing Arts Organizations
Date & Time: Sept. 22, 2017, 2:00pm ET
Price: Free
Description and Registration Link: http://www.lyrasis.org/Pages/EventDetail.aspx?Eid=557B9923-D589-E711-80E1-00155D73CF16

Networking for Disaster Management in the Performing Arts (a recording of the Sept. 19, 2017 session of this webinar is here.)
Date & Time: Oct. 4, 2017, 2:00pm ET
Price: Free
Description and Registration Link: http://www.lyrasis.org/Pages/EventDetail.aspx?Eid=781FB3F6-5284-E711-80E1-00155D73CF16

Introduction to Emergency Preparedness for Performing Arts Organizations
Date & Time Oct. 5, 2017, 2:00pm ET
Price: Free
Description and Registration Link: http://www.lyrasis.org/Pages/EventDetail.aspx?Eid=79CC1CC2-0794-E711-80E1-00155D73CF16

Cybersecurity for Performing Arts Organizations
Date & Time: Late October/early November 2017
Price: Free

Crisis Communications for Performing Arts Organizations
Date & Time: Fall 2017
Price: Free

Disaster Recovery for Performing Arts Organizations
Date & Time: January 2018
Price: Free

Conferences

Performing Arts Exchange, September 25-28, 2017, Atlanta, GA (http://pae.southarts.org/)
PAR Performing Arts Coordinator, Jan Newcomb (Janet.Newcomb@lyrasis.org) and PAR Project Partner Mollie Quinlan-Hayes, Deputy Director and Accessibility Coordinator of South Arts (mquinlanhayes@southarts.org), will be at the PAR exhibit table. Mollie and William Nix (MSU Riley Center) will be presenting “ArtsReady: Who’s On First? Artist/Crew Safety is No Joke” on Tuesday, September 26 at 9:00 a.m. More information is here.

Grant-makers in the Arts
, October 28-31, 2017, Detroit, MI (http://www.giarts.org/gia-2017-conference)
PAR Project Director Tom Clareson (Tom.Clareson@lyrasis.org)  will attend and speak about the project.

Association of Performing Arts Professionals
, January 12-16, 2018, New York City (https://www.apap365.org/Conference)
PAR Performing Arts Coordinator, Jan Newcomb (Janet.Newcomb@lyrasis.org) and PAR Project Partner Mollie Quinlan-Hayes, Deputy Director and Accessibility Coordinator of South Arts (mquinlanhayes@southarts.org), will be at the PAR exhibit table.