“... a worthy organization”
– CULTURED MAGAZINE
THE LCD academy is a 'knowledge sharing' and networking INITIATIVE where Tourism and culture professionals get insights ON cultural placemaking, SOFT POWER AND CLIMATE CHANGE FROM our globally recognised EXPERTS. The LCD ACADEMY ignites brand / commercial / cultural TRANSFORMATION through know-how and access to new partners.
IN 2017, THE LCD AWARDS INTRODUCED THE INAUGURAL ‘CLIMATE SMART’ AWARD, WHICH RECOGNISES A MUSEUM OR LARGE-SCALE PUBLIC ART PROJECT THAT HAS MADE A SIGNIFICANT EDUCATIONAL CONTRIBUTION TO THE FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE.
THIS AWARD IS DETERMINED BY A SPECIALLY SELECTED JURY, LED BY PROFESSOR GEOFFREY LIPMAN, FORMER PRESIDENT OF WTTC AND CO-FOUNDER SUNX, AND LONG-TIME TRAVEL INDUSTRY LEADER DR TOM SELANNIEMI, DIRECTOR OF THE FINNISH NATURE CENTRE HALTIA, ALONGSIDE A TEAM OF EXPERTS.
THe CLIMATE smart SELECT JURY:
SOFT POWER DESTINATIONS
AT THE HEART OF THE ACADEMY programme is a collaborative CRAsH-COURSE IN soft power DEVOTED TO shifting your organisation, your community and your social environment into an impactful soft power destination.
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Our thought-leadership programme shares vital insights into the shifting dynamics and industry trends shaping the cultural landscape.