Executive Leadership Development in Heritage Management Workshops
Following both feedback from heritage managers as well as a research program conducted partly by HMO on the human resources in heritage management in Europe
Duration: Most often each workshop is delivered during a weekend in Elefsina or Athens (Friday to Sunday) and work continues remotely for the next two weeks. At the end a skype-interview is arranged giving feedback for all projects.
If you are interested on any one or all of these workshops do not hesitate to contact us, or click on the bar to the left on the name of the workshop. It is our intention to run workshops on database management, strategy, human resource management and marketing in the next two years. For registration apply below.
Brand New Thinking for Heritage
After its original run in 2015 (Brand New Thinking: Branding Heritage Assets), this workshop took place for a second year on 14-17 October 2016 in Athens and it will be repeated for a third year on 13-16 November 2017. The workshop is led by international museums’ brand expert Frances Croxford (theseekingstate.com).
Successful Fundraising for Heritage Managers
On 23-25 February 2018 we will offer this American Express Foundation supported workshop in partnership with H2GrowthStrategies LLC for a fourth year.
Communications for Cultural Organizations
After its original run in 2015, this workshop will run for a third year on October 24-26 2017 in Elefsina and will be led by renowned media consultant Derwin Johnson.
Travelling Exhibitions: A tool for museums to internationalize their brands and create alternative revenues.
After its original run in 2016 in partnership with the Victoria and Albert Museum of London, this workshop (Organizing Temporary Exhibitions from your Collection and Promoting them around the World), which took place for a second year on April 21-22 2017 and was hosted by the Benaki Museum in Athens, will be repeated for a third year on 13-14 April 2018 and will be led by Rosie Wanek, Senior Exhibitions Manager at Somerset House.
Personal Interpretation for Natural and Cultural Heritage
After its original run in 2017, this workshop on Heritage Interpretation will run for a second time on 16-21 April 2018 in Elefsina. It will be led by Valya Stergioti, a Heritage Interpretation professional with more than 20-years of experience.
Interpretive Writing for Natural and Cultural Heritage
This workshop on the techniques of Interpretive Writing for Heritage will run for the first time on 11-15 September 2017. It will be led by Steven Richards-Price, an Interpret Europe Training Team member and a heritage interpreter with many years of practical experience working for natural resources agencies in Wales, UK.
Human Resource Management
This workshop which will explore the crucial subject of people management in not-for-profit Heritage Organizations will be offered for the first time on 22-24 November 2017. The course will be led by Prof. Chris Brewster, who, in addition to his academic role and consultancy assignments for many private sector organizations, has worked with the United Nations, many of the UN organizations and agencies, the European Commission, the IFC and the AfDB, NGOs and other international organizations on various aspects of their own human resource management.
This workshop on strategic planning for heritage managers will be offered for the first time on 2-4 May 2018. The course will be led by Asst. Prof. Alexandros Papalexandris, who, aside from his academic role, has more than 15 years’ research and consulting experience in the areas of strategy development and implementation.