Earthen and wood vernacular heritage and climate change


ICOMOS four international scientific committees on Vernacular Architecture, Earthen Architectural Heritage, Wood Architecture Heritage and Energy, Sustainability and Climate change are jointly organizing the international conference on ‘Earthen and wood vernacular heritage and climate change’ under the patronage of ICOMOS Sweden. The conference welcome practitioners, scholars, educators and students in the fields of vernacular architecture, wooden and earthen buildings, culture heritage, building conservation and restoration, energy and sustainability, climate change to submit their proposal and join the conference different activities. Full papers will be double blind reviewed and published with ISBN number in the conference proceedings. The conference will be both physical and digital. The conference might be shifted totally online due to the uncertainty of the pandemic situation. More will be posted regarding this matter when we come closer to the conference date.

Conference themes

  • Vulnerability of vernacular buildings to climate change
  • Effects of energy regulations on vernacular heritage buildings
  • Natural materials and building conservation (techniques and methods)
  • Education in sustainable development for vernacular heritage buildings
  • Vernacular built heritage in post COVID-19 world.

Organizers

  • ICOMOS Sweden
  • ICOMOS International Scientific committee on Vernacular Architecture
  • ICOMOS International Scientific committee on Earthen Architectural Heritage
  • ICOMOS International Scientific committee on Wood Architecture Heritage
  • ICOMOS International Scientific committee on Energy, Sustainability and Climate change

Host

Malmo University and Kulturen Museum
 

Contact info

Marwa Dabaieh
marwa.dabaieh@mau.se

 

Conference days

From Saturday 28th to Monday 30th August 2021.
 

 

Key dates:


2020
  • 15th  December 2020 - Deadline for abstracts

2021
  • 1th February - Announcing the selected abstracts
  • 1st April - Deadline for full paper submission
  • 1st May - Comments back to authors
  • 1st June - Deadline for final paper submission
  • 15th of June - Deadline for early bird registration
  • 28th -30thAugust - Conference days
 

Fees


Special fees for virtual participations and scholarships will be announced later.

ICOMOS members
120 Euros
Scientific committee members
100 Euros
Doctoral students
75 Euros
Students
50 Euros
Practitioners
150 Euros
Regular attendees
150 Euros