The Business of Culture

The Business of Culture is a first of-its-kind consortium program across the Nordics and Baltics led by Aalto EE together with BI Norwegian Business School, and in collaboration with the Nationalmuseum, Sweden.

The program is tailored to enrich and develop participants’ understanding of how effective leadership, management, and networking can transform their organizations. It draws on the multiple perspectives – innovation, leadership, design, and strategy – of an organization in arts, culture, or creativity which is engaging in future processes to explore potential change. The program equips leaders and executives with strategies and tools to effectively advance their careers and organizations.

Who is the program for?

The program is designed for professionals working in arts and culture organizations in Nordic and Baltic countries. Applicants should be in a leadership position and highly motivated to take their skills to the next level. The program is for dynamic experts who are eager to grow as leaders and are enthusiastic in embracing and living the business of culture.

The modules

  • CoPassionate Leadership
  • Distinctive Business
  • Strategic Relations and Thought
  • Coaching

The program venues are in Copenhagen, Helsinki, and Oslo. The program runs from October 2021 to May 2022.

Need more information? please contact:

BI Norwegian Business School
Sissel Thune Hammerstrøm
Tel. + 47 464 10 276

Aalto University Executive Education
Ms. Maria Karsten
Tel. +358 10 837 3730

Register for the program via the application link by May 16 or September 30, 2021, depending on your need for funding. The application form takes you to Aalto University's webpage.

Apply here