To enhance discussions and exchanges of views on arts education and related topics, the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (“HKADC”) hereby invites eligible arts organisations or tertiary institutions with relevant experience to submit a detailed proposal on “Symposium on Development of Arts Education 2019” (“the Project”). The project is envisioned to be executed with the collective experience and resources of both the arts and related sectors and the HKADC, furthering the development of arts education in Hong Kong.
The theme of the Symposium is “New Trends of Arts Education in Schools”. Target participants are practitioners of school arts education including teachers, principals, school management, and arts groups/practitioners interested in understanding and participating in school arts education. The Symposium is expected to be held for two to three days in the 4th quarter of 2019 with the following objectives:
|1.||The Symposium provides a platform for stakeholders of the arts education sector to explore and exchange views on topics concerning the development of arts education and to arouse social awareness and discussions on arts education issues.|
|2.||Through sharing, suggestions and discussions of professional speakers at the Symposium, it will focus on the future trends and development of school arts education, and how arts educators adapt to future changes.|
|3.||The Symposium sets to review current development on arts education in different regions, stimulate forward-looking suggestions.|
Invitation for proposals is extended to all eligible arts organisations or tertiary institutions (“Applicants”) with relevant experience. The HKADC will monitor the implementation of the project, advise on topics’ content and list of speakers of the Symposium and assist in promotions. Applicants are also encouraged to partner with other groups/organisations with relevant experience in organising similar events / interest in promoting arts education. The HKADC aims to introduce professional knowledge from all partnering groups/institutions to stimulate new ideas related to arts education, and to enhance the connections between arts education and different sectors of society.
Interested parties can refer to the invitation of proposals and application form. Both documents can now be obtained from the HKADC Administration Office (10/F, 1063 King’s Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong) or downloaded from the HKADC website. Applications must be submitted and deposited in the collection box at the HKADC Administration Office by 6:00pm on 17 December 2018 (Monday) the latest. Applications submitted by post must be postmarked on or before the deadline. Late submission or submission by fax or email will not be processed. Please note the HKADC will not process the application and its related documents with insufficient postage and pay for the relevant postage. Submission by courier is also accepted if the pickup date shown on the bill issued by the courier service provider is on or before the deadline.
For enquiries, please contact Ms. Tam of HKADC at 2820 1062.
|Invitation of Proposals|