During the conference, the Norwegian experience with cultural heritage as a part of the Cultural Rucksack will be thoroughly presented, together with experiences with cultural heritage education in the other Baltic Sea countries.
Taking place at Quality Hotel in Fredrikstad, the conference will be a meeting place for cultural heritage educators such as teachers, local and regional representatives and representatives of cultural heritage institutions.
Covered will be the whole spectre of the cultural heritage field, including museums, science centres, archival institutions, monuments, sites etc.
The conference programme is free of charge. However, the participants have to cover their own travel and accommodation costs.
Registration deadline is 7 March 2011.
"Culture includes not only culture and arts, but also the way of life and system of values. In this sense culture becomes the major power for intellectual renewal and human perfection." (European Council Report on European Cultural Policy)