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2022 Heritage Conservation Events and Courses

If you haven’t already, it’s time to start planning your 2022 calendar with the must-attend events in the field of preservation and conservation. With in-person events slowly coming back as we resume normality post pandemic, it’s finally time to network with our peers again! Which events will you be attending this year?

IADA Virtual Conference “SHOW IT AND SAVE IT – Exploring the compromises between exhibition and preservation”

14th – 17th February 2022

The next IADA Symposium will explore the conservation challenges of exhibiting art on paper, archival materials, bound volumes, manuscripts, or similar materials. The event hopes to bring together all actors involved in these dynamics, whether conservators, collection managers, registrars, curators, installers, scientists, even artists, in order to initiate a discussion around the challenges and compromises between exhibition and preservation.

Find out more and register here.

Young Professionals Forum - Emerging skills for heritage conservation

Venaria Reale

February 17th - June 16th, Final event July 1st

The "Young Professionals Forum. Emerging skills for heritage conservation” is the first major international initiative aimed at increasing skills, comparing professionals in the Cultural Heritage field and opening up to wider and more diversified audiences.

Converted into a completely digital event, due to the health emergency Covid-19, the Forum has since the beginning registered the membership as a partner of some of the most important national and international institutes.

Find out more here.

AIC's 50th Annual Meeting

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles

May 13-17, 2022

As the AIC celebrate and reflect on the institution’s first fifty years, we invite introspective and innovative contributions to:

• Examine with modern eyes the history of field, its practice, and practitioners.

• Address concerns we are facing now.

• Explore and imagine our next half century.

Find out more and register here.

47th Annual CAC Conference and Workshops

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

May 26 – May 28, 2022

Details have yet to be announced about this’s years CAC conference but stay tuned to their website here for updates.

ICCHMACR 2022: 16. International Conference on Cultural Heritage Management, Art Conservation and Restoration

London, United Kingdom

August 16-17, 2022

International Conference on Cultural Heritage Management, Art Conservation and Restoration aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Cultural Heritage Management, Art Conservation and Restoration. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Cultural Heritage Management, Art Conservation and Restoration. Find out more here.

What events are on your list this year? Are you attending in person or virtually? Find us on Twitter here and join the conversation!


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