ERIH Annual Conference 2010 - 27th to 29th October 2010 in Barcelona, Spain
"INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE TOURISM - EXAMPLES OF BEST PRACTICE"
FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS
We are currently planning the 2010 ERIH Annual Conference which this year will take place in one of our Spanish Anchor Points, the Museu Nacional de la Ciéncia i de la Tècnica de Catalunya (mNACTEC) in Terrassa near Barcelona.
The subject of this year’s Conference will be “Industrial Heritage Tourism – Examples of Best Practice". The aim of the event is to increase awareness of the wide range of activity and good practice that is taking place in this field across Europe. As the Conference is being organised jointly with the TICCIH Industrial Heritage Tourism Section it will also feature examples of good practice from across the world.
INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE TOURISM - EXAMPLES OF BEST PRACTICE
ERIH Annual Conference 2010
27th to 29th October 2010, Barcelona, Spain
ERIH Anchor Point
Museu Nacional de la Ciéncia i de la Tècnica de Catalunya (mNACTEC)
Rambla d’Ègara 270
Wednesday, 27th October 2010
21:00 Individual meeting for dinner (not included in conference fee)
Thursday, 28th October 2010
8:45 Registration and coffee
9:00 – 11:00 Presentations
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Presentations
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 16:00 Presentations
16:00 – 18:00 General Assembly of ERIH European Route of Industrial Heritage e.V.
(ERIH Members only) – other delegates (TICCIH members) can go on a
guided tour in Terrassa
18:00 – 20:00 Assembly of TICCIH Tourism Section (TCCIH members only) –
ERIH members can go on a guided tour in Terrassa
Friday, 29th October 2010
09:00 – 16:00 Excursions to various museum sites around Barcelona and Terrassa.
The call for papers will be open until 20th August 2010 and papers should be registered by email to email@example.com.
Time slots for presentations will be announced in September, based on the number of papers received. It is envisaged that each time slot will be 10-15 minutes.
General registration will be open soon.
The Conference fee is 55 Euros per person for ERIH or TICCIH members(75 Euros for non-members).
The conference dates have been chosen to enable delegates to spend the weekend at Barcelona following the conference.
Further details of the event, hotels, travel details and the list of papers will be announced asap.
We look forward to welcoming you at Spain!
Dr. Meinrad Maria Grewenig
President ERIH – European Route of Industrial Heritage
ERIH Secretary General
Am Striebruch 42
(Divulgado por ERIH)