As the Head of Exhibitions and dissemination at a corporate museum, Dag Blakkisrud will talk about the Telenor Heritage Programme and the Norwegian Telecom Museum.
He will share thoughts on the present situation, and aims for the future.
In times of structural and financial challenge, looking beyond corporate and national boundaries and engaging in international co-operation may be a way to go.
Blakkisrud will share experiences from a collaboration with Technoseum in Germany, MOSI in the UK, Museu das Comunicações in Portugal and Tehniški Muzej of Slovenia – aims and possibilities of the ongoing Switch project.
Dag Blakkisrud, Norway
Head of Exhibitions and Dissemination at the Norwegian Telecom Museum,
Responsible for the Telenor Heritage Programme
Dag Blakkisrud (1963) is a Norwegian museum disseminator and writer. He has been Head of Exhibitions at the Norwegian Telecom Museum, and responsible for the Telenor Heritage Programme since 2010.
Blakkisrud holds a degree from a.o. the Goetheanum in Switzerland. His experience in international cooperation includes clients like the Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, -that of Culture, the British Council, the Czeck Cultural Institute, the Foreign Ministry of Germany a.o.
Blakkisrud has been responsible for more than 50 exhibitions in European museums a.o. the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe i Hamburg and Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
Blakkisrud has since 1994 published poetry, choral works, articles and nonfiction in several languages.