EAC Heritage Symposium - online event
Climate Change and Archaeology
The next EAC Heritage Symposium will be held as an online event on 1 and 2 July 2021. The topic of the Heritage Management Symposium will be ‘Climate Change and Archaeology’.
The 22nd EAC Symposium will be held over two days (1 and 2 July 2021) and will consist of a number of presentation sessions followed by discussions – including questions and comments from the floor. You are kindly invited to propose a presentation on any aspect(s) described in the concept note of the symposium. Each presentation will last max. 20 minutes and each presenter should propose relevant actions or recommendations as part of their presentation/paper.
The concept note of the symposium and other information about the Symposium can be found here, on the right.
Thursday 1 July 2021
(12:30 – 16:30 UK time; 13:30-17:30 CET; 14:30-18:30 EET)
22nd Heritage Management Symposium "Climate Change and Archaeology” - Day 1
Organized by Dr Ellen Vreenegoor, Coordinator of the Implementation Agenda for Climate Adaptation, Water Safety and Heritage at the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands, and Dr Hannah Fluck, Head of Environmental Strategy at Historic England, UK
Session 1 - The impact of the climate crisis on the conservation of archaeological sites
Friday 2 July 2021
22nd Heritage Management Symposium (Day 2, Session 2 & 3)
(9:00 – 16:30 UK time; 10:00-17:30 CET; 11:00-18:30 EET)
9:00 – 12:30 UK time - Session 2 – Archaeology, carbon mitigation and climate adaptation
12:30 – 13:00 UK time - LUNCH BREAK
13:00 – 16:30 UK time - Session 3 – The role archaeologist can play in communicating and engaging with climate change
Further details on registration will be announced soon.