Advisory and Executive Committee Meeting &
Scientific Symposium
PROGRAM
Sunday, 6 October 2013
Executive Committee meeting
In parallel, individual International Scientific Committee
09:00 – 17:30
Meetings and presentations * Cocktail for the Executive Committee members
17:30 – 18:30
City Tour for all participants
18:30 – 21:00
Monday, 7 October 2013
Executive Committee meeting
09:00 – 11:30
Advisory Committee meeting with official opening ceremony
11:30 – 17:30
Welcome cocktail
18:00 – 19:30
Tuesday, 8 October 2013
Scientific Council meeting
09:00 – 17:30
In parallel, Regional group meetings
14:00 – 15:30
Question & Answer session on the proposed revision of the Statutes
17:30 – 18:30
Training session on World Heritage matters
19:15 – 20:15
Wednesday, 9 October 2013
Advisory Committee meeting
09:00 – 17:30
Guided tour to the National Theatre, or Gold Museum, or University Campus
19:00 – 21:00
Thursday, 10 October 2013 - Scientific Symposium: Reducing Risks to Cultural Heritage from Uncontrolled Development in a Globalised World
Plenary session open to the general public
09:00 – 12:30
Group discussions
14:00 – 15:30
Plenary session open to the general public
16:00 – 17:30
Farewell Cocktail
18:00 – 19:30
Friday, 11 October 2013
Executive Committee meeting
14:00 – 17:30
Technical Tours - In the registration form please indicate which Tour you wish to follow:
Tour A: Coffee Cities: Santo Domingo; Heredia and Barva (no lunch). The Executive Committee members should participate in Tour A so as to return to San José in time for the Executive Committee meeting at 14:00.
08:30 – 12:30
Tour B: Archaeological and agro-industrial production: Turrialba Volcano Valley; National Monument of Guayabo; and a coffee and cane farm (lunch break en route).
08:30 – 15:30
Tour C: Cartago - ancient capital of Costa Rica; colonial vestiges in the Lower Rio Reventazón; Orosi Valley National Park, around Tapantí (lunch break en route).
08:30 – 15:30
* International Scientific Committee meetings ICOMOS Costa Rica is offering the International Scientific Committees the possibility of holding half-day (morning, afternoon or evening) meetings on Sunday, 6 October 2013, in parallel to the Executive Committee meeting. These may be business meetings, thematic meetings, presentations of the Committee’s activities or a mixture. Information on the meetings will be posted in due course on the special meeting website. For further information, interested Delegates should contact the President of their respective International Scientific Committee.