Digital Drawingboard provides leaders in the creative economy with the resources and skills needed to enhance their organization’s digital presence and reimagine their offerings for virtual engagement. Over a five-week period, participants will work alongside a cohort of creative professionals, as well as leaders in the arts and technology, to discover how to leverage technology to effectively adapt to the future of engaging audiences online. Cohort members will gain insight into how to transition to virtual programming, utilize web design and social media to tell your organization’s story, understand and monetize your audience, enhance your data literacy, and more.

To learn more about providing a scholarship to a deserving candidate, please reach out to Diana Lind at [email protected].

Applications are now closed for the 2020 cohort.


DAY 1: October 2, 2020

Part One | Storytelling Online

Part Two | Telling Your Story through Social Media

DAY 2: October 9, 2020

Part One | The Show Must Go Online: A Guide to Virtual Programming

Part Two | Driving Revenue with Online Programs

DAY 3: October 16, 2020

Part One | Using Email Newsletters to Engage Audiences

Part Two | Audience Engagement Strategies

DAY 4: October 23, 2020

Part One | Growing Your Data Literacy

Part Two | Visualizing Your Data

DAY 5: October 30, 2020

The Power of Pivoting: A Culminating Discussion with a Special Panel of Local Leaders

Who should attend?

Communications, marketing, or development leaders within arts and culture nonprofits

Creative economy for-profit business leaders

Anyone seeking to upgrade their online operations and programs

What will you learn?

New tactics for transitioning programs and operations online

Perspectives on how to build larger, more supportive, and more diverse digital audiences

Ways to harness the data your organization collects

What arts leaders are doing to pivot their organizations during the pandemic

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