ICOMOS Joint International Scientific Committee Meeting

June 21, 2007 to June 23, 2007
5:00 am

Location

Illinois Institute of Technology campus (designed by Mies van der Rohe), 3201 South State Street, Chicago

Description

This three day event will consist of a one day symposium; a day of tours; and a day devoted to meetings of the ISC20C and the ISCARSAH including separate meetings of numerous preservation groups and agencies that plan to attend.  For a description of ISCARSAH see below. This event presents an occasion for two International Scientific Committees, both founded by the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), to collaborate; and provide an opportunity for interested North American experts to participate in this collaboration. ISC20C was founded at the ICOMOS General Assembly in Xi’an China in 2005.  ISCARSAH was founded at the General Assembly in Sofa Bulgaria in 1996.  Each Committee is comprised of representative members internationally with established expertise who are recognized architects, engineers, historians, and scientists.

Organized By
ICOMOS International Scientific Committees on 20th Century Heritage (ISC20C) and Analysis and Restoration of Architectural Heritage (ISCARSAH)

Co-partner Organizations
United States Committee of ICOMOS
Association for Preservation Technology (APT)
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT)

Sponsor Organizations
Art Institute Historic Preservation Curriculum, Chicago, Illinois
DOCOMOMO International and DOCOMOMO US
Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
Landmarks Illinois
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Unity Temple Restoration Foundation