Schedule for the Release Event:
9:00 a.m. Check-In, Continental Breakfast, Networking
10:00 a.m. Program Start
11:30 a.m. Networking Reception
This year marks the 13th annual Otis Report on the Creative Economy, an invaluable advocacy tool commissioned by Otis College of Art and Design and authored by Beacon Economics. The program will include a presentation of 2020 Report findings by Beacon’s Director of Research Adam J. Fowler. The keynote speaker is Amir Whitaker, staff attorney for the ACLU of Southern California, who will share insights on the state of equity in arts education. A question and answer session and panel discussion will follow the formal remarks.