Opening Speeches
Johanna Afrodita Zuleta, Curator; Damon Crowhurst, Samsung; Skinder Hundal MBE, British Council

Honorary Guests
Donna Stimson, Royal borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Cabinet member for Climate Action and Sustainability; Stefan Schoepfel, SAP; Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, New York Times

Panel I : The Institutional Reponsibility (Intro by Skinder Hundal MBE, Global Arts Director British Council)

Synopsis: Redefining purpose: galvanising a hybrid dynamic within the institution - an antidote to seismic collapse

● Dirk Boll, Deputy Chairman 20th & 21st Century Art at Christie’s
● Alex Farquharson, Tate Britain Director
● Rebecca Salter, President Royal Academy of Arts
● Mikolaj Sekutowicz, CEO and Curator Therme Art
● Hans Ulrich Obrist, Artistic Director Serpentine Galleries
● Sarah Wilson, Professor at the Courtauld Institute of Art

Panel II : The Artists Perspective (Moderated by Rachael Barret, curator, advisor and founder of the cultural exchange project Three Sixty Degrees (TSD) in Jamaica)

Synopsis: How has the pandemic altered the artists' creating process, and what are they channelling now?

● Tania Bruguera, Art + Activism
● Alexandre Diop, Art + Relief
● Chris Fallows, Wildlife Photographer + Conservation
● Oswaldo Maciá, Sound and Smell Sculptor
● Ken McMullen, Art + Film


Panel III : NFT Sense-making (Moderated by Richard Foster Fletcher, Chair of MKAI.org)

Synopsis: NFTs: from history, to hype, to hope.

● George Bak, Curator Crypto + Blockchain Art
● Brendan Dawes, Artist
● Alex Estorick, Editor-in-Chief at Right Click Save
● Freda Isingoma, Founder of KIISA
● Audrey Ou, Co-founder and CEO of TRLab, a curated NFT art platform
● Ozan Polat, NFT Collector
● Thomas Stauffer, Art Advisor, President of the Swiss Art Trading Association

Panel IV : Women Making Waves (Moderated by Oscar Guardiola Rivera)

Synopsis: from Passion, to Process to the Power of Art & Nature

● Hoor Al Qasimi, Director of Sharjah Art Foundation
● Shiva Lynn Burgos, Founder The Mariwai Project, Indigenous cultural exchange
● Bice Curiger, Art Historian and Critic
● Touria El Glaoui, Founding Director 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair
● Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza, Philanthropist and Founder of TBA21
● Karla Zerressen, Managing Director Langen Foundation

Closing Remarks