Expert Meeting: Intangible Cultural Heritage, Museums and Urbanised Society

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Expert meeting: Intangible Cultural Heritage, Museums and Urbanised Society

During the Expert meeting on Intangible Cultural Heritage, Museums and Urbanised Society, a group of Belgian, French, Italian, Swiss and Dutch museum professionals are invited to profoundly deepen their understanding of the interrelation between these three topics, with ample time for reflection, discussion and networking. During parallel working groups, the participants of the expert meeting work towards the compilation of an ICH-toolbox for museum professionals.

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Position paper

Read the position paper, titled 'Heritage and innovation in urbanised society', by Walter Leimgruber 

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When

26 September 2018 from 09:00 to 17:00
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Where

Swiss Alpine Museum (Switzerland)

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Program


Expert meeting on Intangible Cultural Heritage, Museums and Urbanised Society 

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8h30 Registration
9h15

Welcome

by Stefan Koslowski (Swiss Federal Office of Culture) & Cornelia Meyer (Swiss Museums Association) 

9h20

Reflections on the International conference on Intangible cultural heritage, museums and urbanised society

by Ellen Hertz (Institute of ethnology, University of Neuchâtel)

9h55

Presentation of the position paper 'Heritage and Innovation in an Urbanised Society' | abstract

by Walter Leimgruber (University of Basel)

followed by a panel discussion 

Walter Leimgruber, Basil Rogger (Zürich University of the Arts) and Beatrice Tobler (Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum).

11h00 Coffee break 
11h30

Inspiring museum cases on intangible cultural heritage (part 1)

  • Sergio Servellón | FeliXart Museum (BE) - FeliXart and FeliXeco: an integrated heritage ensemble
  • Andrea Sforzi | Maremma Natural History Museum (IT) - Citizen Science at the Maremma Natural History Museum
  • Anne-Laure Chambaz | Ecomusée du Val-De-Bièvre (FR) - Windows on gardens
  • Marie-Anne Guérin | Musée Savoisien (FR) - Food and culinary practices in Tarentaise
12h45 Lunch break 
13h45

Inspiring museum cases on intangible cultural heritage (part 2)

  • Marlous Willemsen | Imagine IC (NL) - Zwart Beraad and activism in the Bijlmer neighbourhood
  • Claudio Gnessi | Ecomuseo Casilino ad Duas Lauros Association (IT) - Co.Heritage - Intercultural ICH in Rome suburbs
  • Isabelle Raboud-Schüle | Musée gruérien (CH) - La vie en ville / Lebendige Stadt, 9. Swiss exhibition of papercuts
14h50 Coffee break 
15h20

Parallel working groups

Towards a toolbox on intangible heritage for museum professionals

Facilitated by Jasper Visser (VISSCH+STAM)

17h20

Concluding remarks

By Marc jacobs (FARO. Flemish interface for cultural heritage)

17h40 End
19h Diner at Haus der Religionen 

 

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Four museum experts from The Netherlands, Italy, Switzerland, France and Belgium (twenty in total) are invited to participate to the International conference and Expert meeting on Intangible Cultural Heritage, Museums and Urbanised Society that will take place in Berne (Switzerland) on September 25 and 26, 2018.

Interested museum professionals can check out the call for proposals here. More detailed information about the subscription modalities can be found in the Guidelines.