Arts and culture revs up our region’s economic engine. Join World Trade Center Seattle and regional leaders of arts and culture organizations to investigate how the creative vitality of our region spurs innovation, revitalizes neighborhoods, and stimulates Washington’s economy. From the direct impact of cultural events such “Hamilton” at the Paramount Theatre on Seattle’s tourism industry to the jobs created by cultural institutions, panelists will discuss the outsized impact that Seattle’s arts and culture community has in our regional and global economy.
Manny Cawaling, Executive Director, Cultural Access WA
Marilyn Strickland, President & CEO, Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
Alejandro Grajal, PhD, President & CEO, Woodland Park Zoo
Josh LaBelle, Executive Director, STG
Tom Norwalk, President & CEO, Visit Seattle
7:00am: Doors Open, Coffee & Tea, Networking
7:30am: Breakfast Buffet
8:00am: Panel Discussion
WTCSE cannot issue refunds, however can facilitate a name change on registration to allow for the transfer of tickets.