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

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

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.

CONTENTS

CONGRATULATORY REMARK
Michael Turner, Member of Advisory Committee of Our World Heritage / Professor and UNESCO Chair holder in Urban Design and Conservation Studies at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem.

PANEL DISCUSSION ON “Heritage Places and Memory-Different Voices and Diverse Ideas”
Ahmed Skounti, Professor, The 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, Executive Director, International Coalition of Sites of Conscience.
Jean-Louis Luxen, Member of the Board of Trustees, International Coalition of Sites of Conscience.
Ella Erzsébet Békési, Director, Cultural Heritage & Tourism Professional of the Heritage Education Network Belize (HENB).

GENERAL DISCUSSION AND Q&A

INTRODUCTION ON THE THEMATIC EVENTS
Jihon Kim, Senior Programme Specialist, Korean National Commission for UNESCO.