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Subject: Call for papers--Connverence on Polar heritage

Call for papers--Connverence on Polar heritage

From: Mads Christian Christensen <mads.christian.christensen<-at->
Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Second and final call for papers

"The Future of Polar Heritage:  Environmental challenges in the face
    of climate change: detection and response"
Copenhagen, Denmark
25-28 May 2014

<URL:http://www.polarheritage.com>

The ICOMOS International Polar Heritage Committee is holding its
next meeting and in conjunction with the Polar Archaeology Network
an open conference in Copenhagen, Denmark on May 25-28, 2014.

The IPHC 2014 conference, co-organised with PAN will be held at and
hosted by the National Museum of Denmark in association with the
Greenland National Museum.

The focus of the conference will be to bring together interested
parties to discuss the future of polar heritage. The conference
theme is about addressing environmental challenges in the face of
climate change--how do we detect and respond to those changes.

The conference is open to heritage specialists, scientists,
researchers, educators and students as well as participants from
government, local community and industry. The formal AGM of the IPHC
will be open to IPHC members only.

IPHC now seeks abstract submissions for papers and posters that link
to the Conference topics, as follows:

Conference Topics

A. Environmental challenges in the face of climate change: Detection

    Using new technologies and modelling tools for detecting threats
    to sites and buildings in the polar areas. Environmental
    monitoring programmes and techniques to investigate site
    stability and degradation of organic and non-organic materials.

B. Environmental challenges in the face of climate change: Response

    Future programmes and collaborative opportunities for responding
    to the changing environment.

    New methods for registering sites
    digital preservation of polar heritage
    Challenges and prospects.

    Laser Scanning
    GIS
    Remote Sensing
    Educational and Cultural Tourism media
    The role of CyArk

How to submit an abstract for paper or poster:  Please send an
abstract of no more than 400 words, along with a bio of no more than
200 words by 20 November 2013, by email to IPHC Secretary General
Nigel Watson <n.watson<-at->nzaht<.>org>

In the case of multiple authors please list all authors and include
an email address for each author.

If you have questions or would like to discuss an idea for a paper
or poster, please contact Julian Bickersteth
<j.bickersteth<-at->icssydney<.>com>

Mads Chr. Christensen
Head of Laboratory
Dept. of Conservation
Research, Analysis and Consultancy
I.C. Modewegsvej
DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Denmark


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