Friday 17th August: 14:30 – 17:30 City Lit, 1-10 Keeley St, London WC2B 4BA

How can companies move to the next level? What are the barriers to developing a company, increasing performances, enhancing the profile, doing something different? What part do image, market knowledge, networking and business models play? Can companies help each other? Or is it all down to funding? Join us to explore and discuss ways to grow with our contributors:

Jane-Eve Straughton, General Manager, English Touring Opera

Sarah Crabtree, Creative Producer, The Royal Opera House

Dominic Haddock, Director of Development, Spitalfields Music

Michael Duffy, Music Programme Manager, the British Council

Antony Feeny, management consultant and opera economist.

Tickets: £5.00 OMTF Members free but booking required. Web: Twitter: @omtf