Circular economy strategies for adaptive reuse of cultural heritage buildings to reduce environmental impacts

Circular economy strategies for adaptive reuse of cultural heritage buildings to reduce environmental impacts

We are happy to announce that the article Circular economy strategies for adaptive reuse of cultural heritage buildings to reduce environmental impacts by Gillian Foster from CLIC Partner WU – Vienna University of Economics and Business, won the February 2020 Elsevier Atlas Award for “research that could significantly impact people’s lives around the world”.

Laboratory of Transdisciplinarity (LabT) in Naples

Laboratory of Transdisciplinarity (LabT) in Naples

CLIC’s fourth Laboratory of Transdisciplinarity (LabT) was held in Naples from 14th to 16th January 2020. It was organized by IRISS CNR, Project Coordinator and leading on Work Package 2 Creating evidence base of cultural heritage impacts.

Re.LIGHT | Lights on Cultural Heritage  Guided “rediscovery” of Cultural Heritage in the historic centre of Salerno

Re.LIGHT | Lights on Cultural Heritage Guided “rediscovery” of Cultural Heritage in the historic centre of Salerno

The CLIC team, in collaboration with associations and companies of the Salerno area, has organized the event Re.LIGHT | Lights on Cultural Heritage consisting in a “heritage walk”, an alternative guided tour within Luci d’ Artista 2019/2020 to rediscover and light up the abandoned, underused and reused  historical-cultural places, for too long “darkened” in the consciousness of the citizens of Salerno, “bringing to light” the experiences of reuse and enhancement of the tangible and intangible cultural heritage that have started-up  ‘culture-led’ urban regeneration processes.

Re.LIGHT | Lights on Cultural Heritage  Guided “rediscovery” of Cultural Heritage in the historic centre of Salerno

Re.LIGHT | Lights on Cultural Heritage Guided “rediscovery” of Cultural Heritage in the historic centre of Salerno

The Horizon 2020 project CLIC in collaboration with associations and companies of the Salerno area, organizes the event GentleHacking: Re.LIGHT | Cultural Heritage in Light which provides an alternative guided tour in the context of Luci d’Artista 2019/2020.

CLIC at Heritage and the Sustainable Development Goals in Delft

CLIC at Heritage and the Sustainable Development Goals in Delft

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”.

Taskforce on “Circular Models for Cultural Heritage Adaptive Reuse in Cities and Regions”: Second Meeting at B@S

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.

Fill in the Survey for the Local Action Plan of Salerno

Fill in the Survey for the Local Action Plan of Salerno

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”

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”.

CLIC presented at the First meeting of the European Commission Expert Group on Cultural Heritage

CLIC presented at the First meeting of the European Commission Expert Group on 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.

European network of historic botanic therapeutic gardens

European network of historic botanic therapeutic gardens

From the experience of HIPs Salerno, a close collaboration and synergy with Giardino della Minerva has been developed, which in turn, thanks to the thrust of CLIC project, is pursuing the idea of a European network of historic botanic therapeutic gardens – with others located in Cordoba (Spain), Uppsala (Sweden) and Kos (Greece) – aimed at enhancing the cultural value of Salernitan School of Medicine through a Heritage-led innovation and entrepreneurial approach.