Call for Abstract YTU ICORP – Cultural Heritage Protection in Times of Risk: Challenges and Opportunities

Yıldız Technical University and ICOMOS-ICORP (International Committee on Risk Preparedness are organizing an international symposium on Cultural Heritage Protection in Times of Risk: Challenges and Opportunities on November 15-17, 2012 in Istanbul, Turkey.

The aim of this symposium is to contribute towards developing solutions on an 
international platform by sharing planned and realized works on defining and mitigating slow as well as catastrophic risks, especially natural and human  induced disasters and conflict situations, that threaten cultural heritage in short and long terms.

You are cordially invited to submit your abstract until 20th March, 2012. Detailed information can be found by visiting the webpage at further information, please contact the Secretariat at