Birds of a Feather Campfires

Time for ghost stories! Join a Birds of a Feather Campfire for a conversation with your peers.
08 Aug 2016
10:50 am – 11:50 am
Banking Hall, Adriatic, Gateway, Mezzanine

Birds of a Feather Campfires

Time for ghost stories! Join a Birds of a Feather Campfire for a conversation with your peers. We’ll break into groups based on organization type so you can connect with other campers to discuss topics specific to your business. Learn about ghosts of decisions past and find out how you’re surviving in the business wilderness.

Birds of a Feather Campfire choices include:

Education

Discussion topics may include:

  • Building an audience beyond your core demographic(s)
  • The best channels for ticket sales
  • Expanding your programming
  • Partnering with the alumni and development office

The Education campfire will meet in the Banking Hall.

Performing Arts

Discussion topics may include:

  • What happens when you go beyond typical programming
  • Fundraising for targeted projects
  • Predicting attendance
  • Merging a traditional box office with a virtual box office

The Performing Arts campfire will meet in the Adriatic room.

Live Music, Nightlife, Comedy & Casino

Discussion topics may include:

  • Attracting talent
  • Price optimization: when to use, how to use
  • Daytime use of your space
  • Staying true to you niche or mixing it up

The Live Music, Nightlife, Comedy & Casinos campfire will meet in the Gateway room.

Festivals, Fairs & Attractions

Discussion topics may include:

  • Finding the right audience and keeping in touch year long
  • Collecting data from every attendeeall who attend
  • Managing volunteers
  • Logistics, logistics, logistics

The Festivals, Fairs & Attractions will meet on the Mezzanine.