Ingrid E. Handeland is the Director of Norsk publikumsutvikling (NPU) / Audiences Norway. Ingrid has over 25 years of experience from the field of arts, culture and audience research. She has worked as information manager, producer and adviser in various arts and cultural institutions. She was head of information and communication at The National Theatre of Oslo for 10 years. Today Ingrid works mainly with mapping and understanding audience behavior and best practice audience development among major arts and cultural institutions in Norway. She is a board member for Scenekunst.no, Transnational Arts Production (TrAP) and Audiences Europe Network. Ingrid has a background in Music Science, Philosophy and History of Ideas as a graduate from the University of Oslo.
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