|MODERATOR | Chris Lorway|
Chris Lorway, Congress Co-Chair and Moderator at The Culture of Innovation, ISPA's 65th Annual Congress, in New York City on January 15-17, 2013. View the full Schedule of Events.
Chris Lorway is the ED of Soundstreams, a Canadian music presenter that commissions
and showcases the work of contemporary composers. He is also a preferred
partner at Lord Cultural Resources where clients include the City of Chicago
and the Canadian Museum of Immigration. Prior to this, Chris spent five seasons
as the founding Artistic Director of the Luminato Festival where he shaped and
implemented the festival's artistic vision and program.
Luminato, Chris was a Senior Consultant at AEA Consulting, one of the world’s
leading strategic consulting firms for the cultural sector where projects
included a study for the Edinburgh Festivals on how to remain competitive in a
global festival marketplace. Chris also worked on a number of
international events including the Lincoln Center Festival, The New Yorker
Festival and the Celtic Colours International Festival.
holds a MA in Arts Administration from Columbia University, and a BMusEd from
Western University. He is a regular lecturer on cultural leadership for the
Clore Duffield Leadership Programme in the UK and the Advanced Cultural
Leadership Programme in Hong Kong.