User menu

Events are still largely online due to Covid-19, although some organisers are hoping to run live events later in the year. Readers should contact event organisers directly for the most up-to-date information on specific events, conferences, workshops, etc.

Thank you from the IIC Communications Team.

2022 AAM Annual Meeting & Museum Expo

#AAM2022 Call for Proposals

Be a part of the 2022 AAM Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo by taking the stage as a speaker. The American Alliance of Museums is calling for proposals in four focus areas with preference given to proposals that include interaction and audience engagement. Choose from one of five presentation types: presentations, interactive panels, brainstorming discussions, facilitated workgroups, or poster presentations, and submit your proposal by December 3.

19 May 2022 to 22 May 2022
3 Dec 2021

Workshop for the Young Professionals Forum – Emerging Skills in Heritage Conservation

woman works on blue whale skeleton as seen from outside lab

‘Online Outreach and Public Engagement in Heritage Conservation’.

Date: 19 May 2022, 13:00-14:30 (CEST)

Led by IIC: Sarah Stannage FRSA and Ellie Sweetnam

Promoting public understanding, involvement, and appreciation of conservation, especially within the digital space, is an incredibly important way to inform, inspire, and contextualise our work as conservators and conservation professionals.

19 May 2022

22nd Conservator-Restorers’ Professional Meeting Slovenia

Conservators-restorers, academic personnel, scientists, researchers, students and others involved in conservation-restoration practice are invited to present their recent work and studies to the 22nd Meeting and exhibition at the Posavje Museum Brežice, Slovenia.

For more information about submitting an abstract, poster or presentation please see the attached guidelines.

Important dates:
Deadline for application, summaries, abstracts, photos: 18 February 2022

Deadline for receipt of film/ posters: 16 May 2022

23 May 2022
18 Feb 2022

Symposium PAPER TRAILS: Post-industrial histories, technical memories and art practices

This scientific event is scheduled to take place between the 25th and 27th of May 2022 in Tomar. In addition to a number of reputed guests in the domains of Industrial Heritage and Art Practices connected to it. The programme is to be available soon at

Calls for Articles

25 May 2022 to 27 May 2022
17 Jun 2022

Terra 2022 - World Congress on the Study and Conservation of Earthen Architectural Heritage

In light of the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and the logistical challenges, economic repercussions and current travel restrictions we are facing globally, Terra 2021 World Congress on the Study and Conservation of Earthen Architectural Heritage has been postponed to June 2022 and has been renamed Terra 2022. The new dates will be June 7-10, 2022, and the location will still be Santa Fe, New Mexico.

7 Jun 2022 to 10 Jun 2022

Metal and Composite Threads in Textiles Workshop

Registration is now open for FAIC's upcoming "Metal and Composite Threads in Textiles" workshop at the Cleveland Museum of Art in Cleveland, OH. The workshop will take place on June 8-10, 2022 and be led by Patricia Wilson Nguyen and Robin Hanson. Scholarships to participate are available to US residents who apply for funding by February 15.

8 Jun 2022 to 10 Jun 2022
15 Feb 2022

IAEA Workshop on Innovative Accelerator Science and Technology Approaches to Sustainable Heritage Management

IAEA Workshop

The event is intended both for young and experienced scientists, archaeologists, conservators, curators, art historians, and heritage science stakeholders including policy makers and funding agencies actively involved in the field of characterisation, treatment and management of cultural and natural heritage objects.

13 Jun 2022 to 16 Jun 2022
7 Apr 2022

Second Annual PACA & ECPN Student and Fellow Talks

The Philadelphia Area Conservation Association (PACA) and the Philadelphia Regional ECPN Liaisons are pleased to announce a call for submissions for the second annual PACA and ECPN Student and Fellow Talks, to take place on June 14th, 2022.

This opportunity is available to individuals or groups of emerging conservators who have completed relevant conservation research from academic or institutional work, community-based partnerships, or private practices. Submissions are welcome from students, interns, fellows, and all emerging conservation professionals.

14 Jun 2022
16 May 2022