4th International Architectural Conservation Conference and Exhibition 2016
08 February 2015

One of the most common definitions of sustainability cited by professionals stressed on the environmental concerns to the interrelationship between people, resources, environment and development. This definition is impeded in Venice charter and finds its resonance among conservation practitioners to recognize cultural heritage as an irreplaceable resource and it is our common responsibility to save it for future generations.

Dubai Municipality is set to organize its 4th International Architectural Conservation Conference & Exhibition between 8-10 February 2016. The main aim of the conference is to exchange information, experiences and knowledge and to present local heritage practices inspired by the global vision of sustainability.


Proposed Theme

Theme 1: Policies, strategies and guidelines for sustainable heritage

Theme 2:  Approaches to sustainable heritage

Theme 3: Cultural tourism and sustainability

Theme 4: Sustainability and smart solutions for heritage conservation.


Abstract submission

Deadline for Submission: 31 March 2015

Send your abstract online: heritage.duba@dm.gov.ae

Key Dates

1st February 2015           Press Conference

31 March 2015                Deadline for abstracts submission

14 May 2015                    Notification of abstracts acceptance

1st   September 2015       Deadline for full length papers

31 October 2015             Response on full length papers

30 November 2015         Deadline for full length papers submission

8-10 February 2016        Conference


For more information please visit the website www.dm.gov.ae