May 27, 2020 BounceBack YYC Calgary Arts Development is excited to be partnering with BounceBack YYC, an initiative to support local community organizations and businesses through this difficult time. The program offers support in three different areas: Research: Stone-Olafson is leading a province-wide research initiative that tracks attitudes towards live, in-person, face-to-face activities at the core of the experience economy. This research will run from May 2020 to March 2021. Additional information can be found at stone-olafson.com. Mobilize: BounceBack YYC is hosting hackathons to leverage the innovation and creativity of Calgary post-secondary students to support local community organizations and business during the recovery. The first hackathon is scheduled for the end of June and registration is now open to students and recent grads at bouncebackyyc.com. Share: BounceBack YYC is running weekly online forums starting on May 27, 2020. These offer insights and a platform to discuss the role that the experience economy can play in leading Calgary’s bounce back from COVID-19. Register for free at share.hsforms.com.