European Museum Leadership Programme
Sunday (evening) November 26th to Thursday November 30th, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Society is changing rapidly which not only has implications for the public role of museums and cultural institutions but also affects the way we experience and see them as part of our cultural framework. More than ever, leadership competencies are necessary to run and lead teams that make museums relevant to society and drive forward necessary change.
In a series of sessions this programme will introduce young European museums and cultural heritage professionals to the complex concept of self-, team- and institutional leadership helping them to explore their own competencies and leadership skills through self-reflection, discussions and group activities. International guest speakers and the leadership programme team will present best practice models and case studies. During the sessions participants will also have the opportunity to discuss the challenges in their own organisations.
Who is it for?
This training programme is for young museums and cultural professionals who have either recently been appointed to a management post (director or head of a department) of a museum or a cultural institution or who are aspiring to become leaders in their institutions.
Applicants should have already staff responsibility and should be under the age of 45 (exceptions are possible).
We are happy to accept also applications from outside of Europe.
- Intensive 4 day programme
- Small team of international experts
- Mix of experts’ inputs, discussions and workshops
- Evening after-dinner talks
- Group stays together in a hotel close to the programme venue
- Starts on Sunday evening and finishes on Thursday 5pm
Programme Fee and Accommodation
Fee: 950 € programme fee plus ca. 300 € for 4 nights Full Board (superior single room) in a 3-star hotel (Hotel Park – Booking Form) two minutes from the venue
Limited spaces (18 – 20 maximum);
Venue: National Museum Slovenia, Metelkova, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Travel to and from Ljubljana needs to be arranged individually. Our hotel partner can provide a taxi service to and from the airport which can be booked through the Hotel Park – Booking Form hotel booking form (25€ one way).
Jeff Beeson & Christian Waltl (a KulturAgenda event©)
Christian Waltl, director KulturAgenda (AT)
Tel: +43 650 5545165
or post your application to:
Dr. Wutte Strasse 14, 9020 Klagenfurt, Austria