Guest lecturer Joost Heinsius visiting the Latvian Academy of Culture with lectures for the MA students in Culture Management and Creative Industries


From September 18 to September 20, 2018 guest lectures by Joost Heinsius will take place at the Latvian Academy of Culture. Dutch expert Joost Heinsius is an entrepreneur, consultant and author of many publications in the field of culture industries. Currently he is running his own company "Value for Culture". He has worked on numerous projects in the field of culture and creative industries both as an organizer and as a volunteer.

For more information on the activities and experiences of Joost Heinsius visit his website

The Latvian Academy of Culture is currently collaborating with Joost Heinsius in submitting a joint creative entrepreneurship project for the Erasmus + Strategic Partnership programme. During his lectures at the Latvian Academy of Culture he will be speaking on several themes:


1. The History and Objectives of EU-Cultural Policy and the possibilities and barriers for European cooperation 

18.09.2018. /17:00 - 19:00 / Room 5

2. The Societal Impact of Art and Culture with Different Perspectives of governments and private grant-providers. 

19.09.2018. / 17:00 - 19:00 / Room 19

3. Organisational strategies

20.09.2018. / 15:45 - 17:15 / Room 5