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AIF announces more details about its Festival Congress

By | Published on Wednesday 3 September 2014


The Association Of Independent Festivals has announced more details about its Festival Congress, which will take place in Cardiff on 17 and 18 Oct.

Confirmed to speak are Southbank Centre Artistic Director Jude Kelly, Welsh minister Edwina Hart, and a number of festival reps, including Rob da Bank (Bestival), Martin Elbourne (Glastonbury/The Great Escape) and Ivan Millivojev (Exit Festival).

Commenting on all that, da Bank, as both panellist and AIF co-founder, told reporters: “As the hour rapidly approaches, all at AIF are absolutely buzzing about the Congress. These latest announcements show that we’re bringing the cream of the independent festival world together in Cardiff. The stage is set for an excellent conference and we’ll be celebrating a big season that has seen more sold-out AIF festivals than ever before”.

More info at here.