Membership

Current members of the Reflection Group are cultural heritage policy experts from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

The European Commission DG Education and Culture and the Council of Europe Directorate for Democratic Governance are also represented.

Euroopean networks in the field of cultural heritage are invited as observers to participate in the Reflection Group meetings.

The Secretariat of the Group is hold by Brigitte MYLE, Head Flanders Collection Team, Cultural Heritage Division of the Flanders Department of Culture, Youth, Sports and Media. Email: brigitte.myle@cijsm.vlaanderen.be

List of Reflection group Members:

Austria

Evelyn SCHMIDT, Federal Chancellery of Austria, Dept.Protection of Monuments and Art Restitution Affairs

Belgium

Vera AMEELS, Policy officer, Built heritage – International cooperation, Flemish government

Kim DANG-DUY, International Relations Service  – Strategic Direction,  General Administration of Culture,  Wallonia-Bruxelles Federation

Gislaine DEVILLERS, Head of international relations, Heritage Department of Wallonia

Isabelle LEROY, Focal point EU/UNESCO, Bruxelles Développement urbain – Direction des Monuments et des Sites

Pierre PAQUET, General inspector, Heritage Department of Wallonia

Bulgaria

Petar MILADINOV, State Expert,International Activities Unit Ministry of Culture

France

Bruno FAVEL, Head of Department of European and International Affairs, Directorate general for heritage, Ministry of Culture and Communication

Orane PROISY, Responsable du pôle réseaux et musées, Département des affaires européennes et internationals, Direction générale des patrimoines, Ministère de la culture et de la communication

Germany

Ingeborg HOFFSTADT, Representative of the Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Länder

Greece

Maria GERANIOU, Department of Archaeological Sites, Monuments and Archaeological Research , Directorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities,  Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports

Hungary

Katalin Csillag, Prime Minister’s Office, Cultural Heritage Department, Head of Unit for International Affairs

Italy

Giuliana DE FRANCESCO, Head of Unit European multilateral relations, Secretariat General, Ministry for cultural heritage, cultural activities and tourism

Latvia

Juris DAMBIS,  Head of State Inspection for Heritage Protection

Lithuania

Alfredas JOMANTAS, Head of Register management, public relations and education division
Cultural Heritage Department of the Ministry of Culture

Luxemburg

Patrick DONDELINGER, Curator, National service for sites and monuments

The Netherlands

Monique KRAUWER, Directorate for heritage and arts, Ministry of education, culture and science, The Netherlands

Flora van REGTEREN ALTENA, International policy officer, Department for Arts and Heritage Ministry of Education, Culture and Science

Norway

Terje NYPAN, Senior Counsellor for International Affairs, Cultural Heritage Department

Poland

Malgorzata ROZBICKA, Director, National heritage Board

Spain

Pilar BARRACA de RAMOS, Chief Adviser for Legal System, Office for the Protection of Historical Heritagem Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport

Sweden

Anita BERGENSTRAHLE-LIND, Head of International Policy and Cooperation, Swedish National Heritage Board

Switzerland

Oliver MARTIN, Head of Section Heritage and Historical Monuments, Federal Office for Culture, Federal Department of Home Affairs

UK

Alexandra WARR, Senior international advisor, Historic England