|2011-03-24 - Brussels, Committee of the Regions, Bâtiment Jacques Delors, Rue Belliard 99-101|
“Increasing Europe’s competitiveness through cultural heritage research”
INVITATION TO THE PRESS
Conference, March 24th 2011
Dear Madam, Dear Sir,
it is our pleasure to invite you to the conference “Increasing Europe’s competitiveness through cultural heritage research”. The event will take place at March 24th 2011 at the Committee of the Regions in Brussels. We aim to present the EU-project NET-HERITAGE, but also to discuss the social and economic dimension of cultural heritage. Attached please find the conference agenda as well as a project description. We expect about 150 guests, MEPs and staff of regional, national and European authorities as well as researchers. Registration is free.
About NET-HERITAGE- European network on Research Programme applied to the Protection of Tangible Cultural Heritage: the project is the first significant initiative which has set out to coordinate national RTD programmes of European countries and support European programmes in research applied to the protection of tangible cultural heritage
NET-HERITAGE is a partnership of ministries, funding agencies and national RTD authorities from 14 European countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Greece, Island, Italy (Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities in partnership with Ministry of Education, University and Research), Latvia, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom.
The Project is funded by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Research Programme 2007-2013 and is coordinated by the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities, Director General Antonia P. Recchia.
Press contact for registration:
German Federal Foundation for the Environment, DBU
An der Bornau 2
49090 Osnabrück, Germany
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