Advisory commitee

The advisory committee of the Estonian War Museum – General Laidoner Museum is an advisory working group to the Minister of Defence, consisting of experts on military history, national defence and museology. 

The advisory committee participates in establishing the main lines of action regarding the museum’s activities, funding and development.

Head of advisory committee
Asko Kivinuk, Undersecretary for Legal and Administrative Affairs of the Estonian Ministry of Defence

Deputy head of advisory committee
Tõnu-Andrus Tannberg, professor of Estonian history at the University of Tartu, director of research at the National Archives, academician, PhD in history

  • Ago Pajur, associate professor of Estonian history at the University of Tartu, PhD in history
  • Indrek Tarand, teacher, director of the War Museum 2005-2009
  • Jaak Pihlak, director of Viljandi Museum, MA in history 
  • Margus Laidre, diplomat, PhD in history, member of The Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences  
  • Peeter Tali, Colonel (ret.)
  • Anu Rannaveski, Head of the Estonian Defence Resources Agency
  • Susan Lilleväli, Director of the Strategic Communication Department, Ministry of Defence