What Next? Cardiff

When: Wednesday 7th March, 8:30 – 9.30am

Where: British Council Wales will be hosting What Next? From the 21st February to the 28th March.
British Council Wales Floor 2, 1 Kingsway CF10 3AQ

There is dedicated cycle racks in the basement parking if required.

Refreshements will be provided.

Chair : Rebecca Gould


  1.  Welcome and introductions
  2. Speaker: John Rostron and Elena Schmitz discuss showcasing models in the arts in Wales
  3. British Council showcasing research
  4. Any Other Business
  • WN attendee outreach – plan is to partner with a community org and host a block of WN’s

WN? Chapter Chairs 2018 Quarterly Meetings

  • Friday 16 March, 12 – 3pm – can anyone attend this to represent Cardiff?
  • Monday 25 June, 12 – 3pm
  • Tuesday 18 September, 12 – 3pm
  • Monday 10 December, 12 – 5pm Location TBC (Central London)

Cer i Greu/Get Creative – 17 – 25 March 2018

Links to inform further discussion/compilation of ‘shopping list’ of major events Wales could host:

Future meetings

CONFIRMED: Dafydd Elis-Thomas AM, Minister for Culture (Weds 21st March at British Council)
CONFIRMED: John Rostron and Elena Schmitz discuss SHOWCASING (7th March at British Council)
Suggestion: Bethan Jenkins AM – in her role as chair of the Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee
Suggestion: St Fagans National Museum of History Visit
Suggestion: Lizzie Crump, Creative Learning Alliance  Suggestion: UK industrial strategy
Suggestion: OECD Evaluation
Suggestion: Implications of Brexit on the cultural sector (Wiard Stark)
Suggestion: Sophie Howe, Future Generations Commissioner for Wales re Future Generations Framework

Future What Next? meetings

  • 21 Feb – 28 Mar 2018, British Council Wales
  • 4 Apr – 9 May, NMW
  • 16 May – 20 Jun, School of Art & Design, Cardiff Met University
  • 27 Jun – TBC What Next outreach