SHACKLETON NEWS ARCHIVE
MANAGING INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE: SOUTH GEORGIA IN CONTEXT
The event will be staged at Verdant Works & Discovery Point, Dundee, Scotland.
On Thursday morning Susan Barr, President, International Polar Heritage Committee (ICOMOS) will discuss 'Polar Heritage - Neglected Child Becomes International Talking Point'.
Ulf Gustafsson of the Arctic Centre, University of Groningen will discuss 'Surveys of whaling stations at South Georgia: From NARE to LASHIPA and beyond'.
Knut M Ore, Chairman, Kings Bay Ltd., on 'Ny Ålesund, Svalbard – New uses and cultural heritage' and Dr. Frederik Paulsen, Chairman, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Group, who will deliver the David Nicholls Memorial Lecture.
Workshops follow on 1. Cultural Heritage management priorities on South Georgia 2. The future of South Georgia's former whaling stations and 3. Cultural heritage research priorities on South Georgia