Embassy of Sri Lanka

April 21, 2016

The Director-General received the visit of the Ambassador of Sri LankaOn 21 April the Director-General received the visit of H.E. Day Srikantha John Pelpola, Ambassador of Sri Lanka. In attendance, Gamini Wijesuriya, Project Manager, Sites Unit.

Member State represented: Sri Lanka


Istanbul University

April 20, 2016

A group of students from Istanbul University visited ICCROMOn 20 April a group of students from Istanbul University, Department of Conservation and Restoration of Artefacts, visited ICCROM. Aparna Tandon, Project Specialist, Collections Unit, gave a presentation.

Member State represented: Turkey


Elena Cattarini Leger

Elena Cattarini Leger, Cultural Heritage Specialist, visited ICCROMOn 20 April, Elena Cattarini Leger, Cultural Heritage Specialist visited ICCROM and met with the Director-General.


University of Pennsylvania

April 18, 2016

A group of students from the University of Pennsylvania visited ICCROMOn 14 April a group of students from the University of Pennsylvania Museum visited ICCROM. The group was accompanied by Dr Katharyn Hanson, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Penn Cultural Heritage Centre. Aparna Tandon, Project Specialist, Collections Unit and Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communications Services gave a presentation on ICCROM.

Member State represented: United States of America


ARC96 Participants

April 13, 2016

ARC96On Friday 8 April, participants of the Achitectural Conservation Course 1996 met at ICCROM. They were greeted by the Director-General, by Joseph King, Sites Unit Director and by Jukka Jokilehto, former ICCROM staff member.

They met to discuss the heritage situation in their own countries and their projects the last 20 years. In addition, Alison Heritage, Conservation Research Specialist, Collections Unit gave them a tour of the laboratory.


University of Applied Arts

April 8, 2016

visit of a group of student from the University of Applied Arts - ViennaOn 7 April a group of students from the University of Applied Arts Vienna visited ICCROM. The group was accompanied by Gabriela Krist, former ICCROM Council member and Marisa Laurenzi Tabasso, former ICCROM staff member.

After visiting the Laboratory with Alison Heritage, Conservation Research Specialist, Collections Unit, the group made a tour of the Library.  Afterwards Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communications Services, gave a presentation on ICCROM.

Member State represented: Austria


Embassy of Algeria

Djamila Achour from the Embassy of Algeria visited ICCROMOn 24 March Djamila Achour, Foreign Affairs Secretary, Embassy of Algeria in Rome, visited ICCROM and met with Stefano De Caro, Director-General of ICCROM and Sophy Janowski, Chief Management Officer.

Member State represented: Algeria