JBG Master Class

Insightful, Influential, Engaging

JBG Master Class is a highly dynamic and interactive 75-minute dialogue. These classes are developed exclusively for students looking to pick the brain of a Master Artistic Professional who has experienced (eight or more years) in their respective profession. Each session aims to foster leadership through conversation around the latest topics and emerging issues affecting the arts industries.  These topics include performance metrics, future trends, disruptive forces, and more.

The speakers are all unique and represent a very broad array of professions, including commercial radio, record labels, creative direction, film, event planning, brand management and more.

JBG Master Class is a specialized and focused class that features industry leading experts who will share their knowledge, experiences and stories in a one-on-one interview type setting.  Our Executive Director – Kayode Brown will lead the interviews and take students on an in-depth journey to discover the movers and shakers that work behind the scenes to make dreams become a reality.

In our inaugural set of Master Classes, we have collected an array of experts from a variety of fields that encompass the Arts. Each expert has a defining story and journey to share, they will touch one various topics that will encourage, support and most of all inspire the next generation of leaders.