Associated Events

GA2020 is pleased to be associated with the following events that also reflect the theme of ‘Shared Cultures – Shared Heritage – Shared Responsibility’. Delegates to GA2020 may also be interested in participating in these events.

Heritage Interpretation and the UN Sustainable Development Goals, 26 – 29 September 2020, Angkor, Cambodia

More information available soon.

Symposium: Naturecultures, World Heritage and the Future of Practice, 29 ‐ 30 September 2020, Melbourne, Australia

The Student Symposium and Field Trip will be held from 29 – 30 September 2020 in Melbourne, Australia. The Symposium is a collaboration between Deakin University (Australia), in collaboration with Tsukuba University (Japan) and BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg (Germany). 
More information will be available soon. 

Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand (SAHANZ) Conference, 27 - 30 September 2020, The University of Western Australia

WHAT IF? WHAT NEXT? SPECULATIONS ON HISTORY’S FUTURES
37th Annual Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand.

Hosted by the Department of Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design, School of Design, the University of Western Australia.

Proposals to chair Round Tables due: 18 December 2019
Paper abstracts/Poster proposals due: 14 February 2020
Full papers due for review: 25 May 2020
Conference Dates: 27-30 September 2020

For more information on the program, please visit the website here.

6-ISCs Joint Meeting: Advancing Risk Management for the Shared Future, 1 October 2020, International Convention Centre Sydney

Consistent with the objective of ICOMOS, cross-disciplinary collaborations between International Scientific Committees have long been encouraged. For promoting the exchange of information and knowledge on cultural heritage conservation. 6 ICOMOS-ISCs, including ICORP, ISCARSAH, ISCEAH, ICTC, ISCES+CC and CIPA, work cooperatively in organizing this joint meeting.

The event will be held on 1st October 2020 during the 20th ICOMOS General Assembly in Sydney, Australia. It aims to develop clear trans-disciplinary recommendations by addressing risk management in cultural heritage via this collaborative engagement.

The outcome of this joint meeting is based on developing potential tools (a selection of papers or guideline drafts) to risk management in cultural heritage for further implementation by the practitioners.

For more information, please visit the website here.

Living Digital Heritage Conference, 10 - 12 October 2020, Macquarie University Sydney


The Living Digital Heritage Conference
will be held from 10 – 12 October 2020 at the Macquarie University, North Ryde, NSW, Australia.
The Conference theme is “Integrating the Past into the Present and Future”.
For more information on the program, please visit the website here.

New Zealand North Island Cultural Heritage Tour, Auckland and Northland, New Zealand

Visit historic areas / buildings in Auckland and Northland.

Minimum 10 people per tour
Maximum 20 people per tour

1 night in each destination:

  • Auckland;
  • Omapere;
  • Paihia;
  • Concludes with 2 nights Auckland. 

Tour dates:

  • Tour One: 25 to 30 September 2020;
  • Tour Two: 11 to 16 October 2020;
  • Tour Three: 17 to 22 October 2020.

Tour three allows travelers to participate in the post conference New Zealand South Island Cultural Heritage Tour and then follow on with this tour – tour three.

For full tour details and per person costs, please contact our team here