Lars is a founding board member of EQ-Arts, the ELIA initiated sectoral quality assurance agency for higher arts education across Europe. He is an experienced reviewer for various national accreditation agencies and a trainer for QA reviewers. He is also the Head of Research, Development and Advocacy at ELIA – The European League of Institutes of the Arts. Currently he represents ELIA in various projects such as CulturalBase. Social Platform on Cultural Heritage and European Identities in the framework of the Horizon 2020 programme or the Erasmus+ strategic partnership European Academy of Participation.