The report included a number of recommendations regarding the future direction of the Banff School. Perhaps most impactful was his suggestion that The Banff Centre be made an “independent institution” with programming in the areas of arts and management education as well as a mandate to continue to provide a setting for professional conferences.
Today, JPL features state-of-the-art facilities for media arts, photography and sound recording. It’s the perfect place to host installations during Convergence: an international summit on art + technology at The Banff Centre from November 27 – 29.
“My parents were always super cool and getting out there! I got to go to tons of huts (her favorite is the Abbot Pass hut) and my friends were all down to go exploring with me all the time! Every single weekend if something adventurous didn’t happen then it didn’t feel like it was a weekend.”