MESOC round table

Final conference DAY 1 - part 2

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After three years of cooperation, the MESOC team held its last conference on 9 and 10 March 2023 in Paris. 

The first afternoon of this event was an opportunity to discuss the potential of the MESOC project's outcomes for cultural policies oriented toward societal goals through 3 round tables: 

  • How is MESOC useful for policy makers? 
    • Robert Alagjozovski, Former Cultural Ministry of Republic of North Macedonia
    • Santiago Alfaro, Former Deputy Manager of Performing Arts and Cultural Industries at the Metropolitan Municipality of Lima
    • Juana Escudero Méndez, Deputy Director of Education, Culture, Heritage and Sports of the Spanish Federation of Local Governments
    • Marta Jiménez Pumares, Policy Officer DG EAC, European Commission

Moderated by: Arthur Le Gall, KEA European Affair

  • How is MESOC useful for cultural operators?
    • Kornelia Kiss, Culture Action Europe
    • Edvin Liverić, HKD – Croatian Cultural Center Rijeka
    • Eva Riccio, Friche la Belle de Mai

Moderated by: Montserrat Pareja Eastaway, University of Barcelona

  • How to raise awareness of the centrality of societal impacts of culture in the European political sphere?
    • Annalisa Cicerchia, ISTAT
    • Ignasi Guardans, CEO at CUMEDIAE Culture & Media Agency Europe, EU MP - former member of EU Parliament

Moderated by: Pascal Brunet, Relais Culture Europe