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Save-the-date | The Future is Heritage Summit 2022

From the 24th of September to the 27th of September 2022 The Future is Heritage Summit will take place in Prague, in partnership with and semi-parallel to the European Cultural Heritage Summit 2022. This four-day event is organised by The Future is Heritage (FisH), an international network of young people working in the field of heritage, in cooperation and with the support of Europa Nostra - the European Voice of Civil Society Committed to Cultural Heritage - and ESACH - the European Students’ Association for Cultural Heritage. Students, young professionals and volunteers, who are active in the field of cultural heritage, are invited to join us at The Future is Heritage Summit.


Brainstorms, discussions and excursions During this four-day event, we will address important themes relating to the field of heritage in Europe. In a variety of lectures, workshops and indoor or outdoor discussions, we will host inspiring intergenerational exchanges on heritage and conflict, heritage and inclusion as well as on examples of contested heritage. The event will run in parallel and be integrated within the programme of the annual European Cultural Heritage Summit 2022, organised by Europa Nostra from 25-27 September in partnership withits European and Czech partners. Young participants of The Future is Heritage Summit will have the opportunity to actively contribute to the activities of the European Cultural Heritage Summit, engage and network.


Concerning the network The Future is Heritage The Future is Heritage is an international network of young professionals, students, volunteers, and heritage enthusiasts in Europe. It aims to strengthen the position of young people working in this field. Through the annual The Future is Heritage-event, the network strives for creating a more inclusive, sustainable, and more equal European heritage sector where both new and established individuals collaborate intensively.


Practical information The Future is Heritage Summit Date: 24th – 27th of September 2022 Location: Prague, Czechia Who: Students, young professionals and volunteers active in the field of cultural heritage across Europe. Application: The call for applications will open in July.


More information More information concerning the program will be announced shortly. We will add updates on the website www.thefutureisheritage.com. Here you will also find accounts of previous events. If you have questions or would like to receive notifications, send us an e-mail at thefutureisheritage@erfgoedgelderland.nl. You can also follow us on our social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Linkedin.


Partners The Future is Heritage network had been founded by Erfgoed Brabant in 2017. Erfgoed Gelderland acts as the main initiator of the project since 2021. The network is supported by several partner institutions including Europa Nostra, ESACH, Europeana and The European Heritage Tribune, and is made possible by Dutch Culture.