18th ICOMOS General Assembly and Scientific Symposium – Call for Papers: “Heritage and Landscape as Human Values”

10 – 14 November 2014, Florence, Italy

Deadline for abstracts: 31 January 2014 – Extended deadline: 10 February 2014

The Scientific Symposium which will take place in Florence (Italy) on the occasion of the 18th ICOMOS General Assembly, from 10 to 14 November 2014, will explore the theme “Heritage and Landscape as Human Values” as briefly illustrated below, according to five sub-themes:

Theme 1: Sharing and experiencing the identity of communities through tourism and interpretation
Theme 2: Landscape as cultural habitat
Theme 3: Sustainability through traditional knowledge
Theme 4: Community-driven conservation and local empowerment
Theme 5: Emerging tools for conservation practice

The Symposium will be open to the public. The papers, among which selected presentations of 20 minutes each and brief interventions of 10 minutes, will form the scientific basis of the Symposium, and will feed into the discussions and resulting recommendations.

Full information here: GA2014_Callforpapers_EN_20131031GJ and GA2014_Callforpapers_FR_20131031GJ