14 November 2013
Venue: Niels Treschows hus 12th floor
9.00-9.30 Registration and coffee
9.45-10.45 Key note 1
Owe Ronström: Consequences of World Heritage Production. Views from Visby
10.45- 11.30 Session 1: Introducing World Heritage cities
10.45-11.00 Laura Pierantoni: Historic urban landscape: changing towards sustainable development in the governance of World Heritage cities
11.00-11.15 Karla Nunes Penna & Jose Hernando Torres Flechas: The grass is not always greener: the impact of World Heritage status on local communities in developing countries
12.30-13.40 Session 2: World Heritage cities and the battle between preservation and development
12.30-12.45 Marit Johansson: World Heritage Status – delight or despair? A case study of the local impact of a World Heritage Status
CANCELLED 12.45-13.00 Zerrin Hoşgör & Oksan Tandogan: Urban renewal and preservation challenges in the World Heritage Sites of Istanbul
13.00-13.15 Jens Hougaard & Luís Filipe Rocha: Mozambique Island – transformation, regeneration or degeneration
14.00-15.10 Session 3: World Heritage impact on archaeological sites and monuments
14.00-14.15 Margarita Díaz-Andreu, Amílcar Vargas & Manuel Bea: From Scrawls to World Heritage: assessing the impact of the inclusion of the Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula on the World Heritage List
14.15-14.30 Nishant Upadhyay:Understanding effects of misinterpretation of “heritage protection” leading to loss of intangible and tangible values of a protected area: the case of Group of temples in Pattadakal, India
14.30-14.45 Manana Tevzadze: Reconstructed Bagrati Cathedral – a sacrificed World heritage status
15.20‐16.20 Key note 2:
Thomas Schmitt: The governance of Outstanding Universal Values – realities versus former dreams
19.30 Conference Dinner at Olympen (included for all those who present papers, possible for others to join in (but they have to cover the costs)
15 November 2013
Venue: Auditorium 2 Georg Sverderups hus (University Library)
9.15-10.30 Session 4: International World Heritage debates and conflicts
9.15-9.30 Bénédicte Gaillard: The legal effects of the World Heritage Listing under the 1972 Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage: the example of the Dresden Elbe Valley in the Federal Republic of Germany
9.30-9.45 Dennis Rodwell: The negative impacts of World Heritage branding: Liverpool – a cautionary tale
9.45-10.00 Vanessa Tuensmeyer: The UNESCO World Heritage Committee – An additional forum for Indigenous activism?
10.45-11.45 Key note 3
Gro Ween: Exploring Heritage Lives, Indigenous peoples in World Heritage sites
12.30-13.30 Session 5: World Heritage impact on natural heritage
12.30-12.45 Allan Sande: Natural world heritage and democratic challenges in Scandinavian Countries
12.45-13.00 Kristal Coe: Is it really just the trees? Interrogating OUV in the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area
13.00-13.15 Herdis Hølleland: The Eruption – When the World Heritage Status made all the difference?
13.30-14.30 Key note 4
Sophia Labadi: Identifying the socio-economic impacts of World Heritage: an impossible mission?
14.45-16.30 Session 6: Dreaming of impact: World Heritage and tourism
14.45-15.00 Kristina Svels: Single-handed or common governance of a World Heritage site
15.00-15.15 Anaraa Nyamdorj: World heritage vs. ethnic pride: a deadlock on the steppes
15.15-15.30 Nikola Naumov: Seeking the real value of World Heritage Listing – A post-communist perspective
15.30-15.45 Michael Schimek: Exchanging views and projects – positive effects of international networking in World Heritage site management
15.45-16.00 Woohee Kim: World heritage designation; the change in people’s awareness of world heritage sites
Key note speakers: 45 minutes.
All other speakers: 15 minutes to present the papers. In order to create dialogue and debate, each session ends with 15-30 minutes of discussion. Please make sure your paper does not exceed 15 minutes.
Bring your presentation on a memory stick. All rooms are equipped with computer, beamer, and loud speakers.
If you plan to use your own Mac, please bring an adapter.