The Australia ICOMOS conference, Heritage of the Air: Modernism, Machines, Migration, Memories will be held at University House, Canberra, ACT from 14-17 November 2019.
In 2019, Australia ICOMOS will deliver this conference in partnership with the ARC Linkage project Heritage of the Air, Aviation Cultures, Canberra Modern and the ICOMOS Twentieth Century Heritage International Scientific Committee (ICC 20C).
Our keynote speakers have been announced! Dr Prudence Black, Dr Alice Gorman and Professor John Schofield. In addition, the scheduled sessions have attracted a diverse and exciting range of papers. Expect to hear from heritage and aviation industry professionals, museum staff and volunteers, historians, aviation enthusiasts and students. This will be a unique opportunity to attend an interdisciplinary conference that reflects on 100 years of aviation culture, history, heritage and design in Australia and the region. See our full list of sessions here.
Our exciting conference schedule will also include professional development workshops, networking events, conference functions, a pop-up exhibition, and post-conference tours.
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We hope to welcome you to Canberra, registrations open soon!