Protecting the Past II: Towards a Better Future with Cultural Heritage

Dates: 30 – 31 October 2016.

Suleimani, Iraq.

Conference series website here.

Building on the Protecting the Past Conference held in Jordan in 2015, and the First Annual Iraq Cultural Heritage Symposium in April 2016, the organisers held the second Protecting the Past conference in Sulaimani (Iraq)  in collaboration with the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) and the University of Sulaimani.

This conference brought together international and local experts in the archaeology and cultural heritage management of Iraq and the MENA. Confirmed speakers include international experts such as Jonathan Tubb (British Museum), Michael Danti (ASOR CHI), and Simone Mühl (RASHID).

The conference programme is here.

Podcasts from the event are here, and brief talk summaries will be available shortly.