Silje Eikemo Sande

Silje Eikemo Sande is the Project manager for the Norwegian Arts Council´s project ´Inclusive cultural life´ in the Nordic region between 2017 and 2019. During the conference, Silje will moderate the panel discussion with Phillip Cave, the director Engagement and Audiences at Arts Council UK and Simon Strömberg, who is the project manager at the Swedish Arts Council.

Graduated in 2007 from the Roskilde University Center with Masters in Culture and Language history, Silje worked for the Akershus County as a cultural advisor, responsible for inclusive cultural life. In 2012 she left the position and started working for the Directorate for Integration and Diversity, the Directorate of Education and at the Mølla Competency centre with focus on minority and human rights in the United States, Denmark and Germany. For 5 years Silje has also worked for the publishing house Kaleidoscope.