Korean Cultural Heritage Administration

March 24, 2017

visit of Korean delegation form CHA at ICCROMOn 24 March the Director-General received the visit of a delegation from the Korean Cultural Heritage Administration: Mr. Jisung Kim, Deputy Director, Office of the Director for Planning and Finance, Ms.Sikyoung Song, Office of the Director for Planning and Finance, Mr. Kwonyoung Kim, Inspection & Legal Affairs Office.

In attendance, Sophy Janowski,Chief Management Officer, Catherine Antomarchi, Collections Unit Director, Joe King, Sites Unit Director, Katriina Simila, Project Manager, Collections Unit and Gamini Wijesuriya, Project Manager, Sites Unit.

visit of Korean delegation form CHA at ICCROMOn this occasion, the Director-General, Stefano De Caro presented the new book “Asian Buddhist Heritage – Conserving the Sacred”, published in collaboration with the Korean Cultural Heritage Administration.

Member State represented: Republic of Korea


Université Paris Sud

March 21, 2017

Visit of a group of students frome the Université Paris SudOn 17 March, a group of students from the Université Paris Sud visited ICCROM with their professor, Dr Vincent Négri.
They were welcomed by Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communication Services, and then attended a presentation on ICCROM’s activities by Katriina Similä, Project Manager, Collections Unit.

Member State represented: France


Ecole française – Rome

February 15, 2017

Visite de l'École française à l'CCROMOn 15 February, a group of 14 researchers from the Ecole française de Rome visited ICCROM to tour the Library and Archive. They were welcomed by Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communication Services; María Mata Caravaca, Archivist; and Cécile Gallon, Library Assistant.

Member State represented: France


“Incontro di Civiltà” Association

February 1, 2017

Francesco-Rutelli_visit_thumbOn 1 February Mr Francesco Rutelli, President of the “Incontro di Civiltà” Association, and Prof Paolo Matthiae, La Sapienza University, visited ICCROM to meet with the Director-General, Stefano De Caro. In attendance: Joseph King, Sites Unit Director.

Member State represented: Italy


Embassy of Mongolia

November 16, 2016

Visit of the Ambassador of MongoliaOn 16 November, the Ambassador of Mongolia in Rome, H.E. Tserendorj Jambaldorj, visited ICCROM and met with the Director-General, Stefano De Caro.

Member State represented: Mongolia


IES Abroad – Italy

November 3, 2016

DSC_0121On 3 November, a group of American students from IES Abroad – Italy visited ICCROM. Alison Heritage, Conservation Research Specialist of the Collections Unit gave them a tour of the Laboratory.

Member State represented: United States


Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

September 27, 2016

Wahee Omer, Ambassador of Afghanistan, visited ICCROMOn 27 September, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Rome, H.E.  Waheed Omer, visited ICCROM and met with the Director-General, Stefano De Caro.

Member State represented: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan