Conference Update: April 1st
Why Conference? "I come to the League Conference to connect with colleagues and get the latest info on emerging areas of the field." - Warren G. Williams, III, Manager of Community Relations, National Symphony Orchestra
Deborah Rutter, President, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
"The board, management and volunteers of the Chicago Symphony are proud to be working with the League of American Orchestras in presenting what may be one of the most important conferences ever for our field."
The New Reality: Economics & Public Value will address ways to achieve the sustainability, vibrancy, entrepreneurship, and partnership that orchestras must demonstrate in a turbulent and uncertain climate.
Darlene Dreyer, Executive Director, Paducah Symphony Orchestra
"Conference is a priority in our organization. The League provides such great resources to take back home so that we can address problems, strategize, cut back expenses or grow revenue - those things are invaluable, especially in times like these."
Solutions for Our Time: Peer-to-Peer Roundtables focusing on proven ideas.
Warren G. Williams, III, Manager of Community Relations, National Symphony Orchestra
"I come to the League Conference to connect with colleagues and get the latest info on emerging areas of the field like new media, community engagement and impact measurement."
Getting the Most Out of Social Networking… The Chicago Symphony Orchestra: An Essential Partner in a Vibrant Community… Benchmarking for Success: Making the Case in a Competitive Environment.
Shirley Morgenstern, President and CEO, The Cleveland Pops Orchestra
"Last year's Conference was our orchestra’s first. Being updated on the latest field studies and being more closely involved with the League is a very valuable experience."
First Timer Rate $400…Second Timer Discount $60… Day Rate just $225.
Simon Crookall, President and CEO, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
"I'll be at Conference because at times like this, it's really good to be with our colleagues and our friends, sharing the issues, facing challenges together, and looking forward to the opportunities that lie ahead. Chicago's a great city and I look forward to seeing you there."
Chicago is one of the most exciting and dynamic cities in America. Take advantage of all the city has to offer plus Conference performances, late-night events, breakfasts, lunchtime meetings in the Exhibit Hall, and time to catch up with colleagues and expand your personal network.