New Board Elected
Worklab’s General Meeting was held in Tampere 13 August 2010. The Minutes will be online soon. Peter Ludvigsen resigned the board after being the Chairman of Worklab since 1997. The new chairman is Kalle Kallio who works as a museum director at the Finnish Labour Museum. The new members of the board are Morten Bo Alstrup from Denmark and Dagmar Kift from Germany.
Here is the picture of the new board and former chair taken after the meeting. From the left, Morten Bo Alstrup (Treasurer, Workers’ Museum, Denmark), Kalle Kallio (Chairman, The Finnish Labour Museum), Udo Wiesinger (Vice Chairman, Museum Arbeitswelt Steyr, Austria), Peter Ludvigsen (former Chairman, Workers’ Museum, Denmark), Dagmar Kift (LWL-Industriemuseum, Germany), Nicholas Mansfield (Secretary, The People’s History Museum, UK), Torsten Nilsson (Museum of Work, Sweden). José Gameiro (Museu de Portimão, Portugal) is missing from the picture.