ICORP Annual Business Meeting 2012

17 November 2012, Yıldız Technical University Beşiktaş Campus, Faculty of Architecture Alpay Aşkun Room, Istanbul, Turkey


Draft Agenda


10:00 Welcome by Zeynep Gul Unal


10:10 Self Introduction by Members


Silence in Memory of Herb Stovel

10:30-11:15 Annual Report on Past Activities and Achievements and Update on

Memberships by Rohit Jigyasu


11:15-11:30 Coffee/Tea Break


11:30- 13:00  Ongoing ICORP Activities

- Collaboration with UNISDR for Global Platform on DRR and other initiatives by Rohit Jigyasu, Chris Marrion and Yongkyun Kim (UNISDR)


- Tracking Blue Shield (ICBS and ACNBS) and Hague Convention by Rohit

Jigyasu, Zeynep Gul Unal, Robyn Riddett and Bijan Rouhani


- Syria Initiative by Bijan Rouhani


- ICOMOS Advisory Committee Symposium by Rohit Jigyasu


- Update on Finances by Robyn Riddett


13:00 - 14:30 Lunch

14:30 - 16:00  Proposed Activities


- Collaboration with ICCROM by Rohit Jigyasu


- Research on "Collection of traditional wisdom in cultural heritage and historic  city for disaster mitigation" by Takeyuki Okubo


- Outcome of Periodic Reporting Exercise for World Heritage Properties by

Kai Weise.




- ICOMOS Initiative on Heritage Observatory to be lead by ICORP by Rohit



- Principles for the Conservation of Earthen Architectural Heritage in Seismic

Areas by Kanefusa Masuda


16:00- 16:15  Coffee/Tea Break


16:15- 16:45 Proposed Activities (Continued)


- Conference on "Protecting Deltas: Heritage Helps" by Erik Luijendijk


- Dissemination Strategy of ICORP through Publication(s)/ Journal by Chris



- Proposal of ICOMOS Italy for the Working Group to support Reconstruction following North Italy Earthquake


- Network of Regional Education and Training Centresin Seismic Prone

Areas by Lazar Sumanov


- Other Proposals




16:45-17:30 Working Groups for 2012-13


Symposium and Business Meeting in 2013


Any other Business


17:30 Conclusion and Vote of Thanks

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