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The extended report (59 pages) is now available: clickÂ here for download (PDF file). This longer report contains detailed discussions from the workshop exchanges, as well as several â€˜good practiceâ€™ cases and further reflections elaborated by workshop participants in the couple of months following the workshop.
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About the workshop
Prof. Dr. Masayuki Sasaki, giving the impulse presentation for the workshop
On October 2-3 2010, Sacha Kagan of the Institute of Cultural Theory, Research and the Arts (IKKK, Leuphana University Lueneburg) organized a workshop together with Prof. Dr. Masayuki Sasaki, director of the Urban Research Plaza, Osaka City University, for the Asia Europe Foundation (ASEF), as part of the official side-event of the 8th ASEM Summit of Heads of State, i.e. the 4th â€œConnecting Civil Societies Conferenceâ€ in Brussels.
Sacha Kagan synthesizing a few insights on day 2 of the workshop
Workshop participants discussed issues related to â€œSustainable Creative Cities: the role of the arts in globalised urban contextsâ€ and elaborated policy recommendations for the 8th ASEM Summit.
The discussions are continuing beyond the two days of the workshop itself, as witnessed by the extended report.
Christina Stadlbauer, Camille Dumas and Kyo Zapanta discussing recommendations
Besides the extended report edited by Sacha Kagan and Katelijn Verstraete (Assistant Director, Department of Cultural Exchange, ASEF) which we are releasing now, a 4-pages briefing report was already released on November 18th 2010: Click here for direct download:PDF file ; clickÂ here for the news item on the Culture360 webportal (from Nov. 18th 2010 when the briefing report was released).
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