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Subject: Call for papers--Conference on preventive conservation

Call for papers--Conference on preventive conservation

From: Marta Guttmann <marta.guttmann>
Date: Sunday, May 6, 2007
Call for paper and poster abstracts

International Conference
Directions in Preventive Conservation
Sibiu, Romania
September 26-29, 2007


    Romanian Ministry of Culture and Religious Affairs

    CePCoR (Training Centre for Conservators and Restorers) of ASTRA

Official languages: English, Romanian (with simultaneous

Deadline for abstract submission: July 2, 2007


The intent of this international conference is to gather specialists
involved in preventive conservation. Special emphasis will be given
to contributions presenting problems that eastern and southeastern
European countries are facing, the solutions envisaged, and the
results achieved through preventive conservation. The conference
will offer opportunities for round table discussions on these
issues. Professionals from all over the world are invited to share
their experiences.

This call is an invitation for papers and posters related to the
following topics: agents of deterioration and treatment options,
collections in storage, on display, and in transit, risk assessment
and mitigation, disaster planning, international activities in PC
(conferences, training possibilities), ongoing European PC research
projects, or issues related to the above.

Abstracts of 300-500 words in English should be submitted to Marta
Guttmann <marta.guttmann [at] muzeulastra__ro> before July 2, 2007.
Submission of completed papers is optional.

Venues, draft programs, final conference program and fees, related
publications, etc. will soon be available at

Estimated conference fees (fees also include coffee breaks and
working lunches):

    75 Euros before August 15, 2007
   100 Euros after August 15, 2007
    20 Euros for conservation students

We would like to remind you that the city of Sibiu (together with
Luxembourg) is the Cultural Capital of Europe in 2007. This may be
an additional incentive to participate in the conference.

Please share this announcement with others in the field who may be


    Marta Guttmann, Head of CePCoR
    Coordinator of the Organizing Committee
    RO - 550 182 Sibiu
    Piata Mica 11-12
    +40 269 218195/ 121
    Fax: +40 269 218060
    marta.guttmann [at] muzeulastra__ro

                  Conservation DistList Instance 21:3
                  Distributed: Thursday, May 10, 2007
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Received on Sunday, 6 May, 2007

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