The International Day of Monuments and Sites, also known as World Heritage Day, is marked each year on April 18.
On April 18, 2019 , ICOMOS Canada and NSERC CREATE Heritage Engineering will host a free symposium that examines the development, management and impacts on rural landscapes in Canada through the lenses of cultural and natural heritage.
Entitled Conservation and Sustainability Challenges to Maintaining Canada’s Rural Landscapes, the symposium will feature six notable professionals discussing such topics as the relevance of rural landscapes in our day-to-day lives, the challenges encompassing their use and conservation, benefits of conservation and stability efforts, and the relation and interdependance of rural landscapes with sustainable development.
Six notable professionals will participate in the roundtable discussion:
WHEN: THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2019 | 2:00 PM — 4:00 PM
WHERE: Carleton Immersive Media Studio, 4th Floor, VSIM Building, Carleton University
The symposium is free of charge but advance registration is requested.
Heritage Ottawa looks forward to seeing you at this free event!
Click here for a PDF handout prepared by the organizers.