We Are Museums 2017
3 days / 20 talks / 3 workshops
40+ speakers / 30 startups

12-13-14 June 2017

Speakers

Get to know this year’s headliners, handpicked
by We Are Museums
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Seb Chan

Chief Experience Officer
Australian Centre for the Moving Image (AU)
Australian Centre for the Moving Image (AU)

Seb Chan


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Mirjam Wenzel

Director
Jewish Museum Frankfurt (DE)
Jewish Museum Frankfurt (DE)

Mirjam Wenzel



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Julie Rokkjær Birch

Curator
Women’s Museum in Denmark
Women’s Museum in Denmark (DK)

Julie Rokkjær Birch


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Desi Gonzalez

Manager of Digital Engagement
The Andy Warhol Museum (US)
The Andy Warhol Museum (US)

Desi Gonzalez


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Leyla Tahir

Digital Producer
Tate Collectives, Tate (UK)
Tate (UK)

Leyla Tahir


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Niko Melissano

Head of the Digital Communications Department
Louvre Museum
Louvre Museum (FR)

Niko Melissano


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Merete Sanderhoff

Curator / Senior Advisor
SMK – Statens Museum for Kunst (DK)
SMK – Statens Museum for Kunst (DK)

Merete Sanderhoff


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Ulla Teräs

Project Leader
Helsinki City Museum (FI)
Helsinki City Museum (FI)

Ulla Teräs


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Anna Balandina

Head of Communication Department
Latvian National Museum of Art (LV)
Latvian National Museum of Art (LV)

Anna Balandina


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Barbara Thiele

Head of Digital & Publishing
Jewish Museum Berlin (DE)
Jewish Museum Berlin (DE)

Barbara Thiele


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Luise Bachmann

Head of Marketing and Communications
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt (DE)
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt (DE)

Luise Bachmann


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Milja Liimatainen

Curator for Collections
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma (FI)
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma (FI)

Milja Liimatainen


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Kajsa Hartig

Senior Advisor at the New media department
Nordic Museum (SE)
Nordic Museum (SE)

Kajsa Hartig


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Kaspars Vanags

Head of the Art Programmes
ABLV Charitable Foundation (LV)
Head of the Art Programmes at ABLV Charitable Foundation (LV)

Kaspars Vanags


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Tony Guillan

Senior Producer of Public Engagement & Learning
Imperial War Museums (UK)
Imperial War Museums (UK)

Tony Guillan


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Martijn Pronk

Head of Digital Communications
Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam (NL)
Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam (NL)

Martijn Pronk


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Rosie Stanbury

Head of Live Programme
Wellcome Collection (UK)
Wellcome Collection (UK)

Rosie Stanbury


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Kristaps Silins

Partner, Strategist
White Label (LV)
White Label (LV)

Kristaps Silins


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Davis Suneps

Managing Director
TechHub Riga (LV)
TechHub Riga (LV)

Davis Suneps


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Bernadine Bröcker

Vastari (UK)
Vastari (UK)

Bernadine Bröcker


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Zane Čulkstēna

Founder
kim? contemporary art center (LV)
kim? contemporary art center (LV)

Zane Čulkstēna


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Linda Vigdorčika

Educational program coordinator
contemporary art institution kim?
kim? contemporary art center (LV)

Linda Vigdorčika


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Thibaut Thomas

Moderator + Communication Strategy and Digital PR
Moderator

Thibaut Thomas



Workshop leaders

Discover our workshop leaders and choose the ones you want to attend
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Anna Knapek

Education Department
National Museum in Warsaw (PL)
National Museum in Warsaw (PL)

Anna Knapek


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Laura Evans

Assistant Professor; Director of Art Museum Education Certificate
University of North Texas (US)
University of North Texas (US)

Laura Evans


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Chantal Eschenfelder

Head of Education
Städel Museum Frankfurt (DE)
Städel Museum Frankfurt (DE)

Chantal Eschenfelder


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Oonagh Murphy

Associate Professor of Visual Arts Management and Curating
Richmond the American International University in London 5UK)
Richmond the American International University in London (UK)

Oonagh Murphy


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Ewa Majdecka

Open GLAM specialist
Centrum Cyfrowe (PL)
Centrum Cyfrowe (PL)

Ewa Majdecka


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Klara Jackl

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews (PL)
POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews (PL)

Klara Jackl


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Bernadine Bröcker

CEO at Vastari (UK)
Vastari (UK)

Bernadine Bröcker


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Justyna Dominiak

Specialist – Education Department
State Ethnographic Museum in Warsaw (PL)
State Ethnographic Museum in Warsaw (PL)

Justyna Dominiak


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Michael Geithner

Social Media, Games and Game Development Manager
DDR Museum (DE)
DDR Museum (DE)

Michael Geithner


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Nadja Osipova

Marketing Manager
Citynomadi Ltd (FI)
Citynomadi Ltd (FI)

Nadja Osipova


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Lisa Talia Moretti

Digital Sociologist and Associate Lecturer
Goldsmiths College (UK)
Goldsmiths College (UK)

Lisa Talia Moretti


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Studio NAND

Co-founders and strategist at Studio NAND (DE)

Studio NAND (DE)


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Aleksandra Janus

Researcher at the Kierunek zwiedzania (PL)
Kierunek zwiedzania (PL)

Aleksandra Janus


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Simone Stoltz

Lecturer Information and Media in Heritage
Reinwardt Academy (NL)
Reinwardt Academy (NL)

Simone Stoltz


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Pawel Sawicki

Press Officer
Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum (PL)
Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum (PL)

Pawel Sawicki


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Jerzy Klimczak

Resource Specialist in the Archive
European Solidarity Center (PL)
European Solidarity Center (PL)

Jerzy Klimczak


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Daniel Costache

Vice Manager
Museum of Buzău County (RO)
Museum of Buzău County (RO)

Daniel Costache


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Pille Runnel

Research director
Estonian National Museum (EE)
Estonian National Museum (EE)

Pille Runnel


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Klaudia Grabowska

Co-funder and researcher
Kierunek Zwiedzania (PL)
Kierunek Zwiedzania (PL)

Klaudia Grabowska


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Jenny Judova

Travelling Exhibitions Specialist
Vastari Group (UK)
Vastari Group (UK)

Jenny Judova


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