Sponsored by ICAHM, the ICOMOS International Committee on Archaeological Heritage Management
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - Friday, November 30, 2012
ICAHM (ICOMOS' International Committee on Archaeological
Heritage Management) is pleased to announce its international
conference on archaeological heritage management, to be held in
historic Cuzco, Peru on November 27-30 of this year. Registration is
now open. Abstracts should be submitted via the website.
Among the worldwide issues for consideration at this meeting are local
stakeholder claims on archaeological heritage; sustainable development
and community sustainability; tourism pressures and site preservation;
heritage and rights; challenges to the validity and value of the World
Heritage List as it quickly approaches 1,000 inscribed sites; the World
Heritage List decision-making process; impacts of war, civil disorder,
and natural disasters on archaeological sites; technical advances in
archaeological heritage management.
Ample opportunities exist for tours of Cuzco, Machu Picchu and the
Sacred Valley before and after the conference.
ICAHM will publish the best papers from this annual meeting in its
publication series with Springer Press, "Multidisciplinary Perspectives
in Archaeological Heritage Management."