Brampton Arts Organization (BAO) is inviting the local creative community to take part in its final Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series event of 2023. The series is a collection of inspiring conversations for creatives by experienced professionals in the arts and culture sector.
Launched in June, the series is an immersive and educational opportunity that aims to provide insight, practical advice, and motivational stories to ignite the creative spark in every participant. Through interactive discussions, panel sessions, and keynote presentations. Attendees will have the opportunity to:
- gain wisdom from seasoned creatives,
- explore the intersection of creativity and business,
- network and collaborate, and
- learn how to unlock their own potential.
Each session in the Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series focuses on a specific aspect of the creative entrepreneur’s journey, touching on topics such as innovation, branding, marketing, funding, and the importance of resilience in the face of challenges.
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How to Build and Reimagine a Career in Film
Thursday, December 7, 2023
6 pm – 9 pm
Cyril Clark Theatre, 20 Loafers Lake Lane, Brampton, ON
Whether you have always known you wanted a career in film or are curious to learn about possible career paths and opportunities in the film industry, this is a panel discussion you do not want to miss!
Distinguished panel members include Kadon Douglas, Founder and Executive Director of BIPOC TV & Film, Jollene Phillips and Carlos Anthony, Co-Founders of Millennial X and moderator and Crystal C. Rose, Actor, Director, Writer, and Producer.
- For more information and to register for the upcoming event, please visit www.bramptonartsorg.ca.
“Brampton is a creative community made up of diverse cultures and heritages that each bring a unique perspective to local arts and culture. Through the Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series, local talented artists can continue to hone their crafts through learning and networking with other creatives.”
- Patrick Brown, Mayor, City of Brampton
“BAO’s Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series delves into the intersection of creativity and business, helping to unlock artistic potential while navigating the challenges of the creative entrepreneur’s path. I encourage all Brampton creatives to take part in this year’s final event.”
- Gurpartap Singh Toor, Regional Councillor, Wards 9 & 10; Council Representative, Advisory Panel, Brampton Arts Organization
“Whether you are an artist, designer, writer, musician, or anyone with a creative vision, the Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series is an excellent forum for invaluable insights and practical takeaways to propel creative endeavours forward. Join us for this exciting event.”
- Michael Vickers, Senior Program Lead, Brampton Arts Organization
“Initiatives like the Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series and the panel on How to Build & Reimagine a Career in Film are vital for bringing Brampton artists together in community. It provides a chance for artists to discover new possible career paths and opportunities in the film industry by learning from other industry professionals through their careers and stories.”
- Crystal C. Rose, Actor, Director, Writer, Producer and final Unlocked: Creative Entrepreneur Speaker Series Presenter