2016 US/ICOMOS International Exchange Program: Final Program Symposium

2016 US/ICOMOS International Exchange Program
Please join us for the
Final Program Symposium of the
Summer, 2016 Class of the US/ICOMOS
International Exchange Program
“Sustaining Cultural Heritage
in the 21st Century”:
Emerging Heritage Professionals from Around the World on Today’s Preservation Questions
Wednesday, August 10
2:30 to 5 p.m.
The Members of the Summer, 2016 Class will speak individually and in panels to the following topics:
Genius Loci: A Holistic Approach to Landscapes, Material Culture, People, and Traditions
At Water’s Edge, Approaches to Mitigating the effects of Climate Change on Heritage
Heritage and Sustainability at three different scales: Amritsar/India, Yesilyurt/Turkey and Natchitoches /USA
The Symposium will be followed by a Reception in honor of the Class from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
All events will be held at the Heurich House,
Washington, DC.
You are cordially invited to attend the
Final Program Symposium only,
the Reception only, or both. Both events are free
but we request you RSVP using the following link:
Click here
Panel Discussants
Brenda Barrett
Living Landscape Observer
Donovan D. Rypkema
Marcy Rockman, PhD, RPA
Climate Change Adaptation Coordinator for Cultural Resources, National Park Service
2016 Symposium Committee
Brian Michael Lione
(IEP Alum, Jordan ’99)
Iraqi Institute for the Conservation of Antiquities & Heritage
Troy Thompson
(IEP Alum, Lithuania ’92)
Caroline Cheong
(IEP Alum, Jordan ’07)
PhD Candidate, City & Regional Planning,
University of Pennsylvania
Ellen Delage
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs (SCA/PPD), U.S. Department of State; US/ICOMOS Program Director, 1985-2000
Darwina L. Neal, FASLA
Andrew Potts
Executive Director, US/ICOMOS

Our Intern Speakers
Jenna Leigh Dublin (USA)
Cultural Resource Conservation Initiative (CRCI)
New Delhi, India
Anushi Garg (India)
University of Florida’s Preservation Institute, Nantucket (PI:N)
Nantucket, MA USA
Ceylan Irem Gencer (Turkey)
Historic Preservation Office
City of San Antonio
San Antonio, TX USA
Andrew James Leith (USA)
Falmouth Heritage Renewal
Falmouth, Jamaica
Genna Michelle Mason (USA)
Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage – Jammu & Kashmir (INTACH J&K)
Britain August Ogle (USA)
Sarah Reddan (USA)
Valstybes Imone “Lietuvos paminklai”
Vilnius, Lithuania
Jennifer Lynn Rowan (USA)
Yildiz Technical University
Chirashree Thakkar

US National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT)
Natchitoches, LA USA
Desiree Amanda Valadares (Canada)
National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP)
Washington, DC USA
Camille Westmont (USA)
Falmouth Heritage Renewal
Falmouth, Jamaica


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