Event Details

Event Description

Dr. Simon will speak on how we can help rescue and preserve humanity's cultural heritage by sharing the latest sustainable conservation strategies (including the use of digital information and technology) and what it means to run a "Green Museum".

Event Language

The language of the event will be English.

Registration and Payment

Bought in advance: RMB 15 for students; RMB 60 for others.

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Agenda

6 PM - 6:30 PM
Registration & Reception
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Remarks and Q&A

Speakers

  • Stefan  Simon (Director of Yale's Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (IPCH))

    Stefan Simon

    Director of Yale's Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (IPCH)

    Stefan Simon is the Inaugural Director of the Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (IPCH) at Yale University. Trained as a conservation scientist, Simon earned his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich.

    Dr. Simon is a leading voice in the international culture in crisis debate and involved in various collaborative efforts to rescue and preserve cultural heritage. For example, in response to the recent and ongoing destruction of historical sites in the Middle East and Africa, the IPCH and the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, were granted UNESCO patronage to bring together the international conservation and preservation community to discuss ways of counteracting the massive loss of cultural heritage.

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Tickets

Standard Ticket
Standard Price RMB 60
Student Ticket
Standard Price RMB 15

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