Communication strategist and coach, civic activist and television personality. He is a graduate of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He trained more than 1000 managers in public speaking, storytelling and interpersonal communication, and received the “Best Training of the Year” award at the Business Edu Gala [...]
Theatre and film actor and cultural leader, Constantin Chiriac studied acting in Bucharest, being awarded degrees in cultural management from the US Information Agency, the Hull University UK and from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.
Throughout his career he has created world-renowned structures, has generated countless international projects and has led numerous teams. He is president of Sibiu International Theatre Festival, general manager of “Radu Stanca” National Theatre and [...]
Founder and leader of Teatr ZAR, theatre director and actor; director of the Grotowski Institute; lecturer of the “Ludwik Solski” State Theatre School, Filial in Wrocław, curator of the theatre programme of Wrocław: European Capital of Culture 2016.[...]
Despite his Forest Engineer qualification, József Kardos has worked in the field of cultural event organization throughout his whole professional life. Thanks to the work of the past 25 years, his network is extremely widespread internationally. Between 1999 and 2009 he was the Program Director of Sziget Festival.
In 2009 and 2010 he was the Program Director of Pécs: European Capital of Culture 2010.
When Hungary took over the EU Presidency in 2011, he participated in the organization of joint cultural events.[...]
Born in Variaș, Romania, Vasile Șirli is a composer living in Paris since 1986. He studied in Timișoara and at the Music Academy of Bucharest. Șirli has dedicated his work to theatre, cinema, dance and songs, which allowed him to express himself in different musical styles, from pop-rock and jazz to contemporary music.
He has received many national and international awards, including the Romanian Composer Association Award, GOPO Film Music Award, UNITER Prize, music prizes in Dresden, Bratislava, Soci, Tokyo, etc. [...]
Dynamic and complex personality with a great work capacity and a vast experience in the field of cultural leadership, Lăcrămioara Stratulat has been the manager of the “Moldova” National Museum Complex Iasi since 2007. [...]
She is the policy officer at the European Commission – Directorate General Education and Culture – responsible for EU-Asia cultural relations, as well as cultural heritage and citizen participation in the context of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018.
Monica Urian was previously the programme manager in the same EU institution responsible for the ‘audience development’ priority within the Creative Europe Programme – Culture. [...]