California Arts Council

State of California

Conferences and Workshops

Conferences, workshops, webinars and training opportunities for arts administrators, educators and artists in California. To have us include a "Conferences & Workshops" item, please submit information to .


How to Become a Mediator
California Lawyers for the Arts
2140 Shattuck Avenue Berkeley, CA 94704
Date: 02-23-2017
How can mediation help artists? Is becoming a mediator right for me? The arts community has unique needs that are often not served by traditional legal processes. Mediation provides the opportunity for flexibility and creative solutions that better fit the needs of artists and those who work with them. Becoming a mediator can create new ways to assist your clients and the community. This workshop will focus on some basic conflict resolution skills, help you assess whether this path is right for you, and provide information on how to become a professional mediator.

Theatre Bay Area 2017 Annual Conference
Theatre Bay Area
Berkeley, CA
Date: 03-13-2017
A premiere theatre industry convening in the western United States, offering attendees the opportunity to network with over 400 industry professionals, share strategies on trending issues, develop skills, and build community. It's the place to get the information and contacts you need to take your organization or individual career to the next level.

Creative Schools for All: Collaboration Creates Change
Create CA and Orange County Dept. of Education
Costa Mesa, CA
Date: 03-14-2017 thru 03-15-2017
This two-day convening will include the 8th Annual Creative Edge Lecture at the Segerstrom Concert Hall, additional keynote speakers and engaging professional development breakout sessions.