International cooperation in the interpretation and presentation of World Heritage

Encourage cooperation and solidarity between international, regional, and national stakeholders with ample expertise, know-how, and networks 

Effectively respond to common issues by establishing a different network platform by region, topic, and target

Contribute to the fostering of future talents through education and the networking of young experts 

Cooperation with the Our World Heritage Initiative


- Our World Heritage Initiative: It is a project for experts to discuss World Heritage in celebration of

   the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention (2022)

- Deals with a different subject every month, totaling 12 subjects throughout 2021

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1) ‘Transformational Impact of Information Technology’ (January 2021)
· Host: Professor Mario Santana of the OWH Initiative 

· Support: The Center supports the publication of a booklet which introduces the webinar discussion as well as excellent works on the contest


2) ‘Heritage Place and Memory’ (September 2021)

· Host: Professor Choi Jae-heon of Konkuk University

· Support of the Center:

- Co-host ‘Heritage Place and Memory’ (September 23, 2021)

- Collaborate on the closing webinar (September 30, 2021)

- Support for the online broadcasting of the webinar


Special Exhibition at the 2021 International Cultural Heritage Industry Exhibition


- Had a special exhibition to advertise the Center and build networks

- Introduce the Center and its activities, and improve understanding of the “interpretation and the Presentation of World Heritage”

- Make the Center more visible in Korea’s cultural industry through the exhibition of audiovisual materials, which introduce some of its major projects

- Raise public awareness of the Center's activities through the exhibitions on the interpretation and presentation of World Heritage

- Participate in concurrent events to share information with university students, the general public, related organizations, and experts

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Comprehensively advertise the Center by using brochures and introductory videos
Distribute publications of the Center for PR purposes
Have people-to-people exchange through the participation in the policy forum for the 60th anniversary of the cultural heritage industry
Hold a lecture at a job fair for college students and job-seekers who are interested in World Heritage
Promote the Center by posting photos and videos on social networking sites on its on-site booth 
Network with people on the site to better understand the latest technology trends in the cultural industry, recruit talents and look for content cooperation opportunities

International Centre for the Interpretation and Presentation of World Heritage Sites

2107, Hannuri-daero, Sejong-si, Republic of Korea

T. +82 44 251 1000    E.

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