ICORP-ICOMOS visit to Troia Pilot Site

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On November 13th 2018, Catherine Forbes, Bárbara Mínguez Garcia, Takeyuki Okubo and Kim Dowon from ICORP-ICOMOS visited one of the pilot sites of the STORM project, the Roman Ruins of Troia (Portugal). The visit, conducted by the site manager, Inês Vaz Pinto, presented not only the particular history of the monument, but also the current situation and difficulties, as well …

H2020 STORM at the Fair of European Innovators in Cultural Heritage 2018

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The Community of Innovators in Cultural Heritage is an open exchange platform, which gathers innovators, key stakeholders, practitioners, pioneers and social ‘change-makers’ (entrepreneurs, investors, influencers, professors, researchers, etc.) in the field of cultural heritage.   The Fair is the occasion to see how the EU is promoting research & innovation in cultural heritage, fostering creativity and new connections across countries. …

“Shaking adaptation to climate change policies – STORM project as a drive for cultural heritage protection”

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In the Portuguese digital magazine Pedra & Cal, 64, dedicated to the theme “Climate Change. Prevention & Planning, the DGPC and NCRS STORM team produced an article on the impact of climate change on cultural heritage, presenting the goals and objectives of the STORM Project. Pedra & Cal, published since 1998, is the dissemination magazine of an association of companies …

STORM was present on the European Researchers’ Night

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On September 28th, another edition of the European Researchers’ Night was held at the Museum of Natural History and at the Príncipe Real Garden in Lisbon. This event, that had its first edition in 2005, is funded by the European Commission under the Marie Curie Actions and aims to foster contact between researchers and the general public by promoting the …

STORM project presented during Copenhagen Global Forum

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On Monday the 5th of November H2020 STORM was presented during session 2 dedicated to safety and security in an interconnected society. STORM represented a clear orientation to safety issues for cultural heritage coming from climate change. The event was really interesting and next year probably cultural heritage safety will be one of key themes.   New potential stakeholders have …

STORM at the “Fair of European Innovators in Cultural Heritage”

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STORM have been selected to exhibit its innovations at the event organised by the European Commission “Fair of European Innovators in Cultural Heritage” which will take place on 15-16 November 2018 in Brussels. STORM will also participate to a publication related with the event entitled: ‘Innovative solutions for Cultural Heritage’. The event’s web page is: https://www.eac-events.eu/ehome/fairofeuropeaninnovatorsinculturalheritage/home/ tweet is: https://twitter.com/EUScienceInnov/status/1049568917927137281  

Prevention activities at Baths of Dioclethian continue

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On October the 22nd the STORM team continued activities dedicated to mitigation of climate change effects on Roman age artifacts.   After a couple of weeks test eco-compatible bio fighters have been removed to check their effects and select best ones for the specific situation. Now the ara will be controlled periodically to check how bio fighters will work. Another …

New ideas around resilience could come from Climathon

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Waiting the international 24 hours experience planned for October the 27th……. During the Climathon preparation event in Turin STORM has been presented as a new approach to grow preparedness and risk assessment.    It was an exiting experience to learn how many proposals could arrive from young people in a open environment where resilience has been viewed from several points …

“Resilient Tourism in a Resilient Cultural Heritage Site” paper going to be presented at IC-SIMAT

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Kpeople is going to present a paper during the next IC-SIMAT conference in Athens on October the 19th 2018. The paper explores the possibility to provide a new touristic offer related to Cultural Heritage conservation. A tour operator could create a new dedicated package offer which includes something more than a normal sightseeing a site. The fundamental is the creation of …

STORM an experience shared with Climathon participants in Turin

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STORM project team will be represented during the first meeting with challengers on October the 15th introducing the lesson learnt and the running experience to support the proposal of specific challenges related to the city of Turin (IT). The worldwide climathon will take place on October the 26th and will last 24 hours.