Dear Friends and Colleagues,
YOCOCU conference was, is and will be an extraordinary symbol of union among young students, researchers and professionals, a forum where they enjoy each others with a common goal: to share ideas, researches, experiences.
In this difficult moment for the worldwide, we need to fight a common enemy that does not respect any borders and sectors.
At present time, COVID-19 limits every possibility to realize a collective network useful to the participants and capable to improve the field of Cultural Heritage. As a result of the world concern on the COVID-19 infection, we have decide to postpone YOCOCU 2020 in the first week of November 2020. We apologize for this inconvenience and we thank for their patience the numerous attendees which have already submitted their contribution.
More detailed information will be announced in the middle of March.
Looking forward to see you in Tbilisi
YOCOCU 2020 Chairs & Organizing Committee
About YOCOCU 2020
The YOCOCU 2020 conference in Tbilisi, “HANDS ON HERITAGE: EXPERIENCING CONSERVATION, MASTERING MANAGEMENT” will be devoted to experiences in learning and working on real-life scenarios in the realm of the conservation and management of cultural heritage. YOCOCU meetings are aimed at transmitting and disseminating knowledge and experiences in this broad and complex realm. In Tbilisi Georgian, Caucasian and International professionals, researchers and students will be able to realize and to attend sessions set as “short-workshops”, where all attendees will update their knowledge in the conservation of cultural heritage or the management of site museums, world heritage sites, archaeological research in monumental heritage. They will be short but intensive sessions where the objective will be to demonstrate the options available in each field of cultural heritage: tangible and intangible. All this by using cases drawn from all the world and in particular from the Georgian heritage institutions, guided by Georgian researchers, to realize a real exchange with their foreign counterparts. YOCOCU 2020 is the seventh edition of conference. The last edition in Matera has collected the voice of 27 countries and of 303 among researchers, professionals and students.
Enjoy your role in the cultural heritage conservation, YOCOCU 2020 waits you!