THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO MARCH 2018 – MORE INFO TO FOLLOW. The Like network of European regions, cities and towns is excited to announce a European conference to be held in Leeds from 22-23 June, that will focus on UK and European experiences of the various options for the financing of arts and culture organisations, initiatives and activities. Leeds is delighted to be hosting the event in the light of their bid to be European Capital of Culture 2023. The conference will include presentations from across Europe, with a focus on models of good practice and innovative developments in the UK in recent years. There will also be visits to local projects, and an opportunity for delegates to network and meet colleagues from across Europe, with the aim of stimulating future partnerships and joint projects. More information can be found here. The standard rate is £250 / 300 euros. When you make your booking, you have a choice of payment methods: you can pay immediately by credit card or PayPal, or you can select “pay by bank transfer” and you can be sent an invoice.