The conference takes place at the Museum of World Culture in Gothenburg, Sweden

Please note: Only participation through personal invitations

Kulturanalys Norden, on behalf of the Nordic Council of Ministers, is working for a coordination of culture statistics in the Nordic countries. As part of our ongoing activities, we invite to a Nordic conference on culture statistics in 2024. 

Preliminary programme

Day 1
19th of September

12.00 – 13.00 
Lunch (optional) at the Museum of World Culture

13.00 – 13.30 
Welcome and opening of the conference

Presentation of Kulturanalys Norden and insights from the Nordic collaboration

13.30 – 14.10
Presentation “Visualisations and communication of statistics”

14.10 – 14.40
Presentation: “International policymaking and the need for statistics” 

14.40 – 15.20 
Swedish fika

15.20 – 16.20
Panel: “How does AI change the means of production? 
– From creative and artistic processes to new measures of statistics. “

16.20 – 16.30
End of Day 1

16.45 –
Guided tour at the Museum of World Culture (optional) 

Day 2
20th of September

9.00 – 9.10
Introduction to Day 2

9.10 – 9.50
Ongoing statistical work in the Nordic countries:

Statistics Finland:” Cultural statistics: for humans or machines? Lessons learnt while automating data collection.”

Research Center for the Creative Industries in Iceland: ”Mapping cultural and creative industries”

9.50 – 10.20
Swedish fika

10.20 – 10.40
Ongoing statistical work in the Nordic countries:

Statistics Danmark: “Statistics on artists”

10.45 – 11.45 
Parallel workshops on statistical collaborations/harmonised standards

11.45 – 12.00
Words for the future – Kulturanalys Norden