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The University Buildning in Vasaparken.
Photo: Johan Wingborg

Heritage Fair 2021

Sustainability and environment
Health and medicine
Culture and languages
Society and economy
Education and learning

Welcome to the annual CCHS Heritage Academy "Heritage Fair 2021"!

Watching movies,
8 Nov 2021
9 Nov 2021
13:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 14:15
Number of seats
Registration deadline
25 October 2021

Good to know
Link to registration will be posted here soon.
CCHS Heritage Academy

November 8-9, 2021
University of Gothenburg's main building, Vasaparken, Gothenburg

Conference theme: Cultural heritage for the future. The presentations will be in Swedish and English.

November 8 The exhibitions and conference open at 13.00

13.30- 14.30: Cultural Heritage and Politics

The first introductory theme block is a panel debate and focuses on conventions and legislation regarding the cultural heritage area and what it means for cultural heritage and society. Participants in the panel debate: Annika Nordström, Carsten Paludan Müller, Mats Burström. Moderator: Linda Lundberg.

Coffee / mingling in the exhibitions 14.30-15.30


15.30-16.30: Conflict-filled cultural heritage

Presentations by NIKU, Oslo

16.30-17.30 Mingle


November 9 - the exhibitions open at 09.00

09.30-10.30: Cultural heritage and global challenges

David C. Harvey, Aarhus University
Eugene Jo, ICCROM, Program Manager, World Heritage Leadership

10.30-11.30 Coffee / mingling in the exhibitions

11.30-12.30 Cultural heritage for the future

Cornelius Holtorf with guests
How can the cultural heritage sector work more with the future and why is this important? The session includes a film screening, interaction with the audience, a short lecture, and a panel discussion with researchers and representatives from various types of practical activities aimed at the future.

12.30-14.00 Lunch and open exhibitions

14.00 -14.15 The conference ends


A full program will be posted here soon.