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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.

Online Course - PREVENT: Mitigating Fire Risk for Heritage

National Museum, Brazil - Notre Dame, Paris - Shuri Castle, Japan - Table Mountain, South Africa
Invaluable heritage resources get destroyed in catastrophic fires every year - highly preventable in most cases.

Last chance to join PREVENT!

A course that will help you better understand the nature of fire risk and its mitigation, as well as build a relationship with your local firemen to ensure the safeguard of your heritage.

15 Nov 2021 to 19 Nov 2021
30 Sep 2021

20th Masterclass - Agar Spray: New applications of rigid gel for the treatment of Large surfaces

20|21 Conservação e Restauro, a Portuguese contemporary art conservation studio, has invited the Italian conservator Ambra Giordano to teach a two day workshop aimed at conservators. Ambra will run two sessions (29th-30th November) or (2nd-3rd December). This Masterclass was postponed from last year.

For more information on this innovative procedure and the format of the workshop please read the attached document.

To apply email or call +351 960 080 607 or +351 222 085 498

29 Nov 2021 to 30 Nov 2021

AICCM Paintings SIG Virtual Forum 'Australian-made'

Call for Contributions

The Paintings Special Interest Group of the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material (AICCM) is delighted to announce Australian-made, a Virtual Forum to be held from November 15 to December 3, 2021.

3 Dec 2021

ICOM-CC Working Group Graphic Documents, Interim Meeting

Call for Papers
The ICOM - CC Working Group Graphic Documents is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the digital Interim Meeting in February 2022.

Theme: sustainability and diversity in conservation practice and recent advances in preventive conservation
Deadline 10th October 2021

10 Feb 2022 to 12 Feb 2022
10 Oct 2021

2021 International Course on the Conservation of Earthen Architecture

In light of the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak and the resulting logistical challenges of organizing and hosting the course in February 2021, the course on the conservation of earthen architecture has been postponed for one year until February 12—March 11, 2022.

GCI are suspending their application process until February 15, 2021. Those who have already submitted their application at the time of this notice do not need to reapply. GCI will contact you next year to affirm your interest.

12 Feb 2022 to 11 Mar 2022
15 Feb 2021

IADA 2022: Show it and Save it - before, during and after Covid 19: Exploring the Compromises between Exhibition and Preservation

Call for Abstracts
Online conference, Germany, February 14-18, 2022
Abstracts deadline: 30 September, 2021, h.23.59 CEST.
Submit abstracts:

The International Association of Book and Paper Conservators (IADA) welcomes abstracts for the 2022 Symposium, to be held online in February 2022.

14 Feb 2022 to 18 Feb 2022
30 Sep 2021