Programme at a glance

Detailed programme will be available in November 2020.


Thursday, March 18 2021

09:00-18:00 Registration
09:30-12:30 Opening Remarks, Keynote Speech and Invited Speech
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-17:00 Parallel Sessions A & B, Workshops
17:00-18:00 Poster Presentations

Friday, March 19 2021

09:00-18:00 Registration
09:30-12:30 Keynote Speech and Invited Speech
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-17:30 Parallel Sessions C & D, Workshops
17:30-18:30 Closing session
18:30-20:30 Conference Dinner

Saturday, March 20 2021

9:00-17:30 Field trip



Session A: Concepts and perspectives

  • concepts of heritage protection from the perspective of safety policies
  • cultural institutions’ initiatives and innovations in cultural heritage management during crisis or disasters
  • disaster risks, post-disaster assessments


Session B: Interoperability and cooperation

  • interoperability and cooperation between the cultural and civil protection sectors
  • the integration of cultural heritage into national disaster risk reduction strategies
  • contribution that cultural institutions may make to the implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda and its sustainable development goals


Session C: Prevention and protection systems

  • systems and methods for the protection and augmentation of library, museum and archival resources during emergencies
  • prevention of theft and illicit trafficking of cultural heritage during crisis or disaster
  • heritage conservation in post-disaster situation
  • leadership in times of crises


Session D: Solidarity and networking

  • institutional solidarity in the cultural sector
  • volunteering management and capacity building in heritage protection facing disasters
  • contribution of education, science and technology to strengthening resilience of cultural heritage at risk of disasters