09-01 OPENING EVENT Heritage Place and Memory: Different Voices and Diverse Ideas

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 01, 09:00-10:30 UTC
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Language: English and French

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MODERATOR
Jaeheon Choi, professor and a chair of World Heritage program at Konkuk University, Seoul. ICOMOS World Heritage Panel member and the former Secretary General of ICOMOS Korea.

PROGRAM & SPEAKERS

SPECIAL REMARKS:
Michael Turner, professor and UNESCO Chair holder in Urban Design and Conservation Studies at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem.

PANEL DISCUSSION:
Ahmed Skounti, National Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Sciences (INSAP), Rabat, Morocco.
Christopher Young, heritage consultant and former Head of International Advice at English Heritage
Elizabeth Silkes, International Coalition of Sites of Conscience.
Jean-Louis Luxen, International Coalition of Sites of Conscience, Member of the Board of Trustees.
Ella Erzsébet Békési, Heritage Education Network Belize (HENB).

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT:
– Youth Roundtable:
  Jihon Kim, Korean National Commission for UNESCO.
– #1 Heritage Sites – Intangible Values :
  Loubna Tahiri, National Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Sciences (INSAP), Rabat, Morocco.
– #2 Changing meanings of heritage places:
  Hiba Alkhalaf, Department of Classics at King’s College London.
– #3 Interpretation and presentation:
  Sue Hodges, Sue Hodges Productions (SHP) and ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on the Interpretation and Presentation of Cultural Heritage Sites (ICIP).
– #4 Diverse, plural or dissonant memories:
  Haeree Shim, Preparatory Office for International Centre for the Interpretation and Presentation of World Heritage Sites.
– #5 Indigenous knowledge practices:
  Jim Taylor, former President of the Environmental Education Association of Southern Africa
  (EEASA).