Between November 26 and 28, three members of the CLIC team actively contributed to the International LDE-Heritage conference “Heritage and the Sustainable Development Goals” in Delft, The Netherlands. Christian Ost and Nadia Pintossi, presented results of their researches on adaptive reuse of cultural heritage during the parallel sessions. Afterwards, Deniz Ikiz Kaya took part as a catalyst in the roundtable “Climate Change Adaptation of Cultural Heritage”. Similarly, Nadia Pintossi was a catalyst of the roundtable “Heritage and Environment”.
CLIC session at ILUCIDARE Playground: Intrinsic value of cultural heritage as driver for heritage-led entrepreneurship
November, 20th 2019 CLIC will take part in the ILUCIDARE Playground “Cracking the future of heritage”, a one-day interactive networking event with more than 200 delegates which will explore the multifaceted contribution heritage makes to sustainable and inclusive societies to tackle societal challenges through innovation and to engage in multicultural dialogue.
Taskforce on “Circular Models for Cultural Heritage Adaptive Reuse in Cities and Regions”: Second Meeting at B@S
On 21 November, the 31st edition of Breakfast at Sustainability will take place at the ICHEC Brussels Management School, hosting the second meeting of the Taskforce on “Circular Models for Cultural Heritage Adaptive Reuse in Cities and Regions”, stemmed from the CLIC project, sharing its overall objective and enlarging its scope to a wider community of innovators in cultural heritage.
CLIC’s third Transdisciplinary Laboratory (LabT) will take place on 21 November 2019 in Brussels. It is organized by ICHEC Brussels Management School which is leading on work package 3 Supporting circular governance through informed decision-making. This LabT will discuss circular governance at all levels starting from the global level, investigating the regional, speculating on the city and finally examining it at the building level.
The CLIC team is continuing to work in close collaboration with the Municipality of Salerno, one of the four project pilots, for the elaboration of its Local Action Plan (LAP) by sharing and analyzing proposals for the adaptive reuse and reactivation of abandoned and underused cultural heritage in the perspective of circular economy and circular city.
International Conference on “Adaptive reuse and integrated management of dismissed religious cultural heritage”
Thursday, November 7 the Institute for Research on Innovation and Services for Development of the National Research Council of Italy will host the International Conference on “Adaptive reuse and integrated management of dismissed religious cultural heritage”.
The First meeting of the European Commission expert group on cultural heritage was held on 15th and 16th October 2019. Jermina Stanojev, researcher from Uppsala University, as a selected member of the expert group, presented the CLIC project.
On 16th and 17th October, Gillian Foster, researcher at the Institute for Ecological Economics of Vienna University of Economics and Business, will attend the 19th European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production (ERSCP), “Circular Europe for Sustainability: Design, Production and Consumption”, taking place this time in Barcelona.
During the poster session, a representative of the Polish CLIC team, Bartosz Ślosarski, presented recent results of the team’s research on the quality of life indicators and the representation of basic human values in major quality of life indexes.
Transformation of industrial environments can be a driving force for regional development and new companies if a more circular and cross sectoral approach can be implemented.