THE BEST IN HERITAGE

13th Edition

Dubrovnik, Croatia, 25 - 27 September 2014

in partnership with EUROPA NOSTRA

under Special patronage of ICOM

dedicated to the memory of Kenneth Hudson OBE and Georges Henri Riviere

 

Draft Programme: black - confirmed; grey - to be confirmed

 


Thursday, 25 September: arrival, registration, opening



10.00 - 18.45 Registration and two guided tours of the Dubrovnik City walls,  Theatre "Marin Držic" Lobby

Start of the tours at 13.00 and at 16.00, rally point in front of the Theatre


 

10.00 - 17.00 Pre-conference event for conference participants: eCult Dialogue Day


18.50 - 21.00 The Best in Heritage welcome ceremony in the Theatre "Marin Držić"

Moderator: Dr. Willem de Vos


20.00 - 20.30 Keynote Address

Professor Gael de Guichen

 

21.00 - 23.00 Welcome party in Sponza Palace, courtesy of the Dubrovnik Archives

 


Friday, 26 September, "Marin Držić" Theatre: presentations of awarded projects


9.30 - 9:55 Project No.1: The Council of Europe Museum Prize 2013 laureate

Liverpool Museum, Liverpool, United Kingdom

9:55 - 10.20 Project No.2: ICOM Russia Award 2013 laureate

Yaroslavl art museum, Yaroslav, Russia

10.20 - 10.45 Project No.3: National Medal for Museum and Library Service 2013 winner

Delta Blues Museum, Clarksdale, United States

10.45- 11.10 Project No.4:  EU Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Award 2013 laureate

The Forest of Saint Francis, Assisi, Italy


11.10 - 11.40 coffee


11.40 - 12.05 Project No.5:  European Museum Forum / Kenneth Hudson Award 2013

Batalha’s Municipal Community Museum, Damão e Diu – Batalha, Portugal

12.05 - 12.30 Project No.6: Museums + Heritage Awards 2013 International Award

Fram Museum / Sarner International Ltd, Oslo, Norway

12.30 - 13.00 Moderated closing discussion of  the morning session


13.00 - 15.00 lunch break


15.00 - 15.25 Project No.7: Japan Foundation for Regional Art-Activities Grand Prize for Museum 2013

Setagaya Literary Museum, Tokyo, Japan

15.25 - 15.50 Project No.8: Art Fund Prize Museum of the Year 2013

William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow, United Kingdom

15.50 - 16.15 Project No.9: Museums Australia (Victoria) Award for Large Museums 2013 laureate

Australian Centre for moving image, Victoria, Australia

16.15 - 16.40 Project No.10: EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2013 winner  

Irish Walled Towns Network Educational Programme, Kilkenny, Ireland


16.40 - 17.10 coffee


17.10 - 17.35 Project No.11: 2013 Children's Museums Award 

Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia, United States

17.35 - 18.00 Project No.12: Micheletti Award 2013 laureate

Museum of Military History, Dresden, Germany

18.00 - 18.25 Project No.13: Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2013 laureates

Revitalisation of Birzeit Historic Centre, Palestine & Rehabilitation of Tabriz Bazaar, Iran

18.25 - 18.55 Moderated closing discussion of the afternoon session

 


19.00  - 21.00 free time


21.00 - 23.00 Ethno dinner-party offered by Dubrovnik museums in Rupe Museum

Greeting by the director of Dubrovnik Museums, Ms Pavica Vilać, MA


 


Saturday, 27 September, "Marin Držić" Theatre: presentations of awarded projects


9.30 - 9.55 Project No.14: UNESCO/Jikji Memory of the World Prize 2013 winner

Development of Archives and Libraries, Mexico City, Mexico

9.55 - 10.20 Project No.15: New Zealand 2013 Museum Awards laureate for Art exhibition

Christchurch Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

10.20 - 10.45 Project No.16: European Museum Forum / Silletto Prize 2013

MAS Museum aan de Stroom, Antwerp, Belgium

10.45 - 11.10 Project No.17: Chinese Museum Association - Most innovative Museums 2013

Suzhou Museum, Suzhou, China


11.10 - 11.40 coffee


11.40 - 12.05 Project No.18: European Museum Academy Prize 2013 laureate

Europeana Foundation, The Hague, The Netherlands

12.05 - 12.30 Project No.19: EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2013 winner

King’s Cross Station, London, United Kingdom

12.30 - 13.00 Moderated closing discussion of  the morning session


13.00 - 15.00 lunch break


15.00 - 15.25 Project No.20:  Chinese Museum Association - Most innovative Museums 2013

Shaanxi Museum, Xi'an, China

15.25 - 15.50 Project No.21: Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award 2013

Horniman Museum, London, United Kingdom

15.50 - 16.15 Project No.22: EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2013 laureate

Propylaea Central Building, Acropolis, Athens, Greece

16.15 - 16.40 Project No.23: EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2013 laureate

The Living Cabanyal Archive, Valencia, Spain


16.40 - 17.10 coffee


17.10 - 17.35 Project No.24: Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in Museums: History Alive! winner

Écomusée du fier monde, Montreal, Canada

17.35 - 18.00 Project No.25: EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2013 laureate

SOS Azulejo Project, Loures, Portugal

18.00 - 18.30 Moderated closing discussion of the afternoon session

18.30 - 18.35 Vote on the "Best formal presentation" by the audience


18.35 - 21.00 free time


21.00 - 22.00 Closing ceremony in Rector's palace

22.00 - 00.00 Dinner and farewell party in Rector's palace

 

 


Sunday, 28 September

Inter-University centre Dubrovnik

Post-conference Symposium

The Useful Heritage
Efficiency and excellence in the public memory sector

more information

 


Sunday, 28 September

The Post Conference Excursion by bus (only upon reservation)

THE CITY OF KOTOR (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and THE BAY OF KOTOR (MONTENEGRO)

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