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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION IN UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY: EXPERIENCES, METHODS AND NEW DISCOVERIES – CRUA 2019” | ICUA ZADAR | OCTOBER 24-26


calendar 24.10.2019 - 26.10.2019

 

The international conference CRUA 2019 is organized by the International Centre for Underwater Archaeology in Zadar in partnership with the University of Zadar and will take place at the former St. Nicholas Church within the ICUA’s premises in Zadar, Croatia, from 24th to 26th October 2019. The Conference is organized with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia.


It will be a venue for national, regional and international conservators and scientists to highlight relevant case studies in the conservation of underwater archaeological finds, application of new materials and technologies for conservation practice as well as tools for analysis and documentation.


The main purpose of the Conference is to bring the importance of protecting and preserving the underwater cultural heritage closer to people as well as to engage the younger generation in the care of cultural heritage.

 

Following topics are being considered:

- In situ preservation of underwater archaeological materials and sites

- Conservation case studies

 

- Application of new materials and technologies for conservation practice and continued review of established methods.


All information on conference details can be found here: www.crua2019.icua.hr