BERTENTANG MATA: Gathering Great Minds of Summit Delegates and Malaysian Artists

Bertentang Mata is a networking event for the Summit delegates and Malaysian artists alongside the 8th World Summit on Arts and Culture. Bertentang Mata is organized by CENDANA and in collaboration with Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF).

Bertentang Mata means eye-to-eye which sees a gathering of international and local cultural practitioners, art leaders, policy makers, meeting each other in this vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur. Bertentang Mata offers guests the chance to connect after the Summit, enabling great minds to network while enjoying an interesting line-up of Malaysia’s contemporary and cross-disciplinary performances specially prepared for you.

The Launch of Mobility Funding Guide - Malaysia
In addition, CENDANA together with Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) will be launching the Mobility Funding Guide – Malaysia, an initiative that maps out funding opportunities for the artists and cultural workers in Malaysia to showcase their projects at the international arena. Furthermore, providing insights to funders who are keen to support and promote international cultural exchange in Malaysia.

5:00PM: Arrival of Participants & Welcoming Performance by Kicau Bilau
5:30PM: Opening Performance by Kwang Tung Dance Company
5:40PM: Joint Opening Remarks by:-
  • Tan Sri Norliza Rosli, Director General of the National Department for Culture Arts (JKKN)
  • Magdalena Moreno Mujica, Executive Director of International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA)
  • Izan Satrina Mohd Sallehuddin, Founding CEO of CENDANA
5:55PM: Launch of Mobility Funding Guide - Malaysia by
  • Izan Satrina Mohd Sallehuddin, Founding CEO of CENDANA
  • Valentina Riccardi, Senior Project Manager, Culture Department, Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)
6:05PM: Networking Session, moderated by Izan Satrina Mohd Sallehuddin, Founding CEO of CENDANA
6:40PM: Closing Performance by Ryotjones
7:15PM: End of Programme

CENDANA (Cultural Economy Development Agency) is a government agency that was launched to shape a vibrant, sustainable and ambitious cultural economy for Malaysia, further raising the profile of Malaysian arts and culture on the global stage. It is supported by the Malaysian Government through MyCreative Ventures Sdn Bhd. (a wholly owned company of Minister of Finance Incorporated) and reports to Ministry of Communications and Multimedia

Thu Mar 14, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM MYT
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4, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
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