ISH announces guest lecture series programme for 2020/21
29 September 2020
UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage is pleased to announce the programme for our upcoming virtual guest lecture series.
Each year we invite speakers from across the heritage sector and beyond to speak on a range of topics covering all aspects of heritage science, cultural heritage policy and practice.
Each lecture is free and open to all, and this year will be taking place via Zoom.
We particularly encourage our staff, students, alumni, external partners and friends of the Institute, as well as colleagues from across BSEER, The Bartlett faculty and UCL, to join us online for a series of promising talks.
Full details of speakers and topics will be released throughout the year.
ISH Guest Lecture Series 2020 / 2021
Thursday 29 October 2020
Crests and Troughs: Structural assessment of Victorian lighthouses
Dina D'Ayala, Professor of Structural Engineering at UCL CEGE
Thursday 26 November 2020
Energy efficiency at the Wallace Collection: Preserving collections for future generations
Jurgen Huber, Senior Furniture Conservator at The Wallace Collection
Thursday 17 December 2020
Finding Focus: What is an image?
E. Keats Webb, Imaging Scientist at Museum Conservation Institute at Smithsonian Institution
Thursday 28 January 2021
Ben Campkin, Professor of History and Theory of Architecture and Urbanism at The Bartlett & UCL Urban Laboratory
Thursday 25 February 2021
Considering heritage in climate action
Hannah Fluck, Head of Environmental Strategy at Historic England, and Hana Morel, Senior Policy Adviser (Climate Change) at Historic England - presented by Hana Morel.
Thursday 1 April 2021
Conservation challenges of modern architecture and materials
Uta Pottgiesser, Chair of Heritage & Technology at TU Delft / Professor of Building Construction and Materials at TH OWL
Thursday 6 May 2021
UCL and space heritage
Lucie Green, Professor of Physics at UCL Department of Space & Climate Physics
Thursday 17 June 2021
Digitisation without disruption
David Mills, X-Ray Microtomography Facilities Manager at the Institute of Dentistry at Queen Mary and Barts and the London