THE EFAITH INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE WEEKEND
FOR ASSOCIATIONS AND VOLUNTEERS

May 30th - June 2nd, 2019

to conclude our industrial heritage campaign
of the 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage
and to launch our follow-up
EYCH2018+

The weekend will be organized
in and near BRUSSELS
with visits to and meetings at sites in the neigbourhood

 

the theme of the meeting will be

"Industrialization, science and technology, Key to European integration”

("L'industrialisation, la science et la technologie, facteur clé de l'intégration européenne")

and we ared looking for key note speakers

side themes to be discussed:
* evaluating the position of the industrial heritage during the European Year of Cultural Heritage
* cross-boder co-operation between volunteers and voluntary associations in Europe
* the role of volunteers and associations for the development of industrial heritage tourism

* INDUSTRIANA and the border-crossing presentation of industrial heritage sites
* ...

 

MORE INFORMATION SOON
contact us if you want to present a paper


Provisional programme

May 31st, Brussels: start at 15:00 :
- discussing the European Year of Cultural Heritage
- reporting on and closure of the 2019 European Factory Chimneys Month (May)

June 1st : moving to the paper and cardboard mill 'Herisemmolen' at Alsemberg (restored by a volunteer association), an example of the power of volunteers
A bus brings the participants from Brussels to Alsemberg
- morning: key note lectures
- afternoon : associations present their activities and opinions about cross-border co-operation

June 2nd : field trips

Please contact us if you want to present a paper

 

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