Tuesday May 27

Workshop 12.00pm — 4.00pm

Panel Discussion 6.00pm — 8.00pm

Workshop and Panel Discussion with Ben Cameron

Workshop:  The Arts – Impactful Philanthropy
Panel Discussion:  The Arts – Catalyst for Innovation

Program Director for the Arts
Doris Duke Foundation 
Creative Partnerships Australia 

Melbourne Business School
Coles Theatre
200 Leicester Street, Carlton

Ben Cameron, Program Director for the Arts, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Liz Gillies, Trust Company Fellow, MBS
Associate Professor Jody Evans, MBS

As part of the Give it up for Margaret – a month of philanthropic inspiration program, being supported by the Margaret Lawrence Bequest, the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne Business School and Creative Partnerships Australia are bringing Ben Cameron from the New York-based Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to Australia.

Ben Cameron is Program Director for the Arts at the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation in New York. In that capacity he supervises a $13 million grants program focusing on organisations and artists in the theatre, contemporary dance, jazz and presenting fields.

This practitioners workshop, developed for both philanthropists and arts organisations will explore best practice grant making in the arts and focus on frameworks for impact from an Australian and international perspective.