Joaquim Jorge

Advisor to the Ministry of Culture, Portugal

Joaquim Jorge is a Specialist Technician in the Office of the Secretary of State for Cultural Heritage. He worked at the Loures Municipal Museums Network (1991), co-organised the EMAC 2012 European Museum Advisors Conference. Member of the international team leading the “Museo Mundial” project, which was responsible for connecting the collections of European museums with Agenda2030. In 2019 he was appointed Head of Division for Social Development at the Torres Vedras City Council.

With experience in the management of cultural and territorial-based projects, he has also collaborated as a trainer (IADE) and evaluator in reference projects, namely, "Museum Mediators" and "MuSA", as well as in the 2018 Cycle #makethemost organized by the GDA Foundation.

Graduated and post-graduated in anthropology (ISCTE-IUL), he holds an MBA in Technical Direction and Services in Social Organizations (Coimbra Business School).