Will Dawson is a producer and arts manager and currently the Executive Director of the Emerging Writers’ Festival. Previously, he has worked for a range of festivals in Australia and internationally, including the Melbourne Festival, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the Brisbane Festival and Assembly Festival at the Edinburgh Fringe. He has also managed events for Museums Victoria and Brisbane City Council and is the co-director of Happenstance, an interactive community arts festival held along the Merri Creek in Melbourne.
Festival Directors’ Roundtable
25th January, Friday 11:15AM - 1:40PM JBM Pavilion
Ahdaf Soueif, Ajit Baral, Ajit Pradhan, Anant Vijay, Anvita Pradhan, Cherilyn Parsons, David McWilliams, Emmanuel Delloye, Geoffrey Taylor, Isabelle Delloye, Jane McCredie, Janhavi Prasada, Jayapriya Vasudevan, Juergen Boos, Marieke Hardy, Mary Therese Kurkalang, Meenakshi Alimchandani, Mita Kapur, Oliver Møystad, Omar Robert Hamilton, Pariksith Singh, Paul McVeigh, Pravin Sharma, Preeti Gill, Namita Devidayal, Namita Gokhale, Neelesh Misra, Nirupama Kotru, Sabin Iqbal, Sian Smyth, Smita Parikh, Vincent Montagne, Vikas Singh and Will Dawson, hosted by Sanjoy K. Roy