Climate Change and its Impact on Preservation Management of Archaeological Sites


The new think tank managed by the Initiative for Heritage Conservancy (IHC) and in partnership with ICCROM (the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property), the University of KENT, the Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) and University College London - Qatar (UCL-Qatar) organised the first international colloquium on Climate Change and its Impact on Preservation Management of Archaeological Sites. It took place in the Acropolis Museum from the 2nd to the 4th of April 2012.


Programme

Monday 2/4/2012

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Talks

Peter Brimblecombe: Historic Effects of Climate Change on Heritage Assets

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Stefan Michalski: Current Risks to Archaeological Sites: Assess Globally, Assess Locally

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Erasmo Buonomo: Using Current Climate Models

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David Orrell: Preserving Ancient Cultural Monuments: Climate Models and the Need for Prediction

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Christos Zerefos: Manmade Changes in the Environment of Greece through 2100

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Peter Brimblecombe: Changes in Cumulative Processes of Deterioration

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Rohit Jigyasu: What will change exactly? Changes in the Occurence of Catastrophic Events

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Discussion

Tuesday 3/4/2012


Sujeong Lee: Effects of Climate Change on Cultural Heritage: To be or not to be in Decision Making.

John Fidler: Local Management Changes

Evangelos Kyriakidis: Climate Change Impact on Values of Minoan Archaeological Sites

Tom Andrews: Climate Change and the Archaeology of Alpine Ice Patches: A Case Study from the Northwest Territories, Canada

Ehud Galili: Sea Level Rise and Coastal Erosion


Tuesday 3/4/2012 and Wednesday 4/4/2012- Discussion





We would like to record our gratitude to the "Stavros Niarchos" Foundation for their generous support of this project
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We would also like to record our gratitude to the Bodosakis Foundation and the Blod team for recording the first day of the meeting.

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