GCDN members are invited to regular convenings to share emerging best practices, hear expert panels, and discuss the place of cultural precincts and complexes in urban policy, economic development, and related areas of public policy such as travel and tourism.


GCDN Annual Convening – Lugano 2021

Making a Difference: Agency, Accountability and Impact

Co-hosted by LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura in Switzerland, May 30 – June 2, 2021; the GCDN Annual Convening – Lugano 2021 will bring together international cultural and civic leaders to consider the role of cultural districts in a changed world.

More info about Lugano 2021 coming soon.