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DDCA Annual Conference 2017

The DDCA's annual conference for 2017, Beyond Research: Creative arts in the impact, engagement and innovation agenda, is now open for registration. On Friday the 22nd of September, join the DDCA and key speakers for a day of engaging and rigorous discussion on how tertiary creative arts can showcase their contribution to the research, engagement and innovation agenda beyond the research definitions and metrics that have been much of the focus of tertiary artists to date. Registration is free, but essential for catering purposes.

We welcome attendance by academic staff and postgraduate students involved in tertiary creative arts from any creative arts discipline, academic level or institution. More information and registration: here.

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