ICOM-ASPAC Kyushu, Japan Conference 2018
■ Date : 1-2 Dec 2018 (Sat & Sun)
■ Supporter : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
■ About the conference
ICOM-ASPAC (International Council of Museums Asia-Pacific Alliance) was established with the aim of promoting information and cultural exchange among ICOM member states in the Asia-Pacific region (20 countries), and symposiums are held annually in host countries. There will be keynote sessions and presentations by experts on the theme “Cultural Heritage for A Sustainable Future – Natural Disasters and Museums” for the 2018 symposium.
The symposium is held once again in Japan after 10 years and is a great opportunity for museum professionals to network. Museum professionals or interested persons are welcome to participate.
*Simultaneous interpretation available.
1st December (Sat)
ASPAC Opening Ceremony (1:30 PM~)
Closing Ceremony(4:55 PM~)
2nd December (Sun)
Opening Ceremony(10:00 AM~)
Presentation 1 (10:45 AM~)
Richard Japuneyo Shing (Director of The Vanuatu Cultural Centre)
Chen, Yi-Hung (Associate Research Fellow of National Museum of Taiwan History)
Masaru Nishitani (Vice-director of National Museum of Japanese History)
Intermission (12:00 PM~)
Presentation 2 (1:30 PM~)