Tuesday May 20 - Friday, May 23, 2014
Kongju National University, Gongju, Republic of Korea
Stefan Simon, Director of the Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage, co-chairs the International Conference on Conservation of Stone and Earthen Architectural Heritage, hosted by International Council on Monuments and Sites - International Scientific Committee for Stone (ICOMOS-ISCS). This year, the conference takes place in Gonju, Korea.
From the website: “the purpose of this Conference is to provide a forum for scientists, conservator, owners of cultural heritage properties and other experts who are involved in cultural heritage preservation. The focus will be centered on scientific and technological studies and inquiries related to conservation and restoration of stone and earthen heritage constructed of stones, unfired clay and soil based materials.”