Art management training-workshop "Management in sphere of art" was organized by Regional representative http://www.britishcouncil.org/uk for Odessa cultural operators on June 2, 2006. This training is a part of the British Council's programme of support to Ukrainian art management and cultural policy. Workshop was moderated by Gerald Lidstone, who is the founder and director of the postgraduate Arts Administration and Cultural Policy course at Goldsmiths College University of London http://www.goldsmiths.ac.uk.
For the British Council he has also taught Arts Administration and training courses in many parts of the world including Ukraine.
The CACM lecturers and trainers, staff and students were invited as key participants of this training aimed at the strategic planning and use of SWOT analysis for planning processes. Participants learned about influence of political and social changes on Odessa art institutions as well as they defined needs of these cultural organizations in professional training that would be helpful for their development and fruitful activities at national and international level.