Virgo Sillamaa
ESNS: 2024
Research Coordinator, EMEE
Virgo Sillamaa is a music policy and ecosystem researcher, educator and consultant from Estonia, currently based in Brussels. With 20+ years of experience in the music sector, he is currently the Research Coordinator of EMEE, European Music Exporters Exchange network, and a board member at the Estonian Authors’ Society. Virgo is regularly engaged in project development and implementation, advising initiatives and organisations within the music ecosystem, such as coordinating research in the “Europe in Synch” and “Better Live” projects. He is a junior lecturer of creative project management at the Tartu University Viljandi Cultural Academy and also gives guest lectures and workshops on music and cultural policy and international projects. He has MA degrees in music pedagogy (EAMT) and public administration (TalTech) and is currently pursuing PhD studies in Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Fri 19 JAN - 12:00-13:00 - Oosterpoort - Artiestenfoyer
Thu 18 JAN - 13:30-14:30 - Oosterpoort - Kelder