XXXVIII Meeting of the International Private Committees for the Safeguarding of Venice

XVII Annual General Meeting of the Association Venice 14 - 15th October 2010
UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, Palazzo Zorzi

PROGRAMME


Thursday 14th October

9.00 - 17.00 UNESCO Office in Venice, Palazzo Zorzi, XVII Annual General Meeting of the Association - private session

Friday 15th October

9.30 - 13.00 UNESCO Office in Venice, Palazzo Zorzi: XXXVIII Meeting of the International Private Committees for the Safeguarding of Venice with representatives of Venetian civic and religious authorities and organizations - open to the public
Chairman’s report
Mr. Engelbert Ruoss, Director of UNESCO Venice office
H.E. Cardinal Angelo Scola, Patriarch of Venice
Prof. Avv. Giorgio Orsoni, Mayor of Venice
Presentation of “raccomandazioni”

15.00 Presentation of the biography of the designer of the Armstrong Mitchell crane by the Venice in Peril Fund
by Henrietta Heald followed by a presentation of the restoration project and of the Arsenale (programme
enclosed)
Simultaneous translation facilities (English-Italian-English) will be available throughout