ICOMOS Scientific Symposium

Nov 10 2014

Florence, Italy

The ICOMOS Scientific Symposium will take place in Florence (Italy) on the occasion of the 18th ICOMOS General Assembly, on 10-14 November 2014. 

The event will explore the theme "Heritage and Landscape as Human Values" focusing on the following five sub-themes: Sharing and experiencing the identity of communities through tourism and interpretation, Landscape as cultural habitat, Sustainability through traditional knowledge, Community-driven conservation and local empowerment, Emerging tools for conservation practice.

ICOMOS is an international non-government organisation working for the conservation and protection of cultural heritage places, promoting the application of theory, methodology, and scientific techniques to the conservation of the architectural and archaeological heritage. 

Additional information on ICOMOS and the Symposium are available from this link.