INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC CITIES CONGRESS
23 - 27 MARCH, 2020, HOTEL PRESIDENT SOLIN
4th International Historic Cities Congress
promotion and development of new products in historic cities
Dear congress participants,
On behalf of the Tourist board of the city of Solin, the hotel President Solin and the city of Solin, it is our great pleasure to welcome you to the „6th. International Historic Cities Congress“.
6th International Historic Cities Congress is first project with that concept, organized in Croatia, under the motto „Meet, share& build“ , which aims to motivate ideas exchange („Meet“ concept) between leaders in tourism industry of historic cities, tourist boards, archaeologists and travel agent representatives.
The share of experiences („Share“ concept) is another objective as well as development of the new tourism products and arrangements by joint engagement of the tourism industry leaders in the destinations („Build“ concept). In regards to the archaeological park Salona and its status in ancient history, we believe to be the perfect host of this event and we trust you will enjoy the programme we have prepared.
Project is supported and sponsored by: The President of the Republic of Croatia, Mrs. Kolinda Grabar Kitarović, Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Tourism, Croatian national tourist board, Tourist board of the Split-Dalmatia County, Split-Dalmatian County, Croatian national chamber association, Croatian association of historic cities, Wüstenrot building society, Perfecta travel agency, Cemex, Lavanda tourist group, Public cultural institution Zvonimir, City of Split tourist board, City of Split museum, Archaeological Museum Split, Klis tourist board and Klis municipality. We would like to take the opportunity and thank them all for their assistance, support and recognition of this project.
The topic of congress is preservation and intepretation of historic attractions and localities in historic cities throughout Croatia through benchmarking with cities from abroad. Historic periods covered throughout this congress range from prehistoric times to roman times and middle ages.
Our aim is to present cities both from Croatia and abroad from these historic periods, with the emphasis on destination management, in terms of the creative and interpretative presentation of historic sites. The congress gathers professional lecturers from tourism and archaeological profession including Romania (city management of Alba Iulia), Austria (municipality of Vienna), Tourist board of Prague, Ministry of tourism Croatia, Archaeological museum of Zagreb, Tourist board of Korčula, Museum of Apoksiomen, Renovation institute Dubrovnik, tourist board of Sinj, representatives of Split dalmatia County and city of Split.
|3||Topic: Pafos. Preparing a management plan for a World Heritage Site||Dr. Marina Solomidou-Ieronymidou||09:00|
|4||Topic: The interaction between taking care of the valuable heritage and tourism in a world heritage city as Bruges||Minou Esquenet||09:20|
|5||Topic: The protetction and interpretation of Poreč||–||09:40|
|7||Topic: BURNUM – from fort to town||Joško Zaninović||10:20|
|8||Topic: Museum of Ancient Glass – challenges and rewards||Ivo Fadić||10:40|
|10||Included excursion Split (City museum, Diocletian palace)||–||13:00|
|1||Topic: Interpretation of the historical sights of the city of Moscow||–||08:30|
|2||Topic: Cultural heritage of Ston||Valentina Vitković||08:45|
|3||Topic: A New Picture of the Cultural Heritage of the City of Ilok||Maja Barić||09:00|
|4||Topic: Salona – ability to present archaeological sites and findings||Ivan Matijević||09:15|
|5||Questions and answers||–||09:30|
|7||Topic: Destination storytelling – Dalmatia storytelling destination||Renata Tešija||10:10|
|8||Topic: Istra Inspirit – Reviving cultural heritage through authentic experiences||Jelena Latin||10:25|
|9||Questions and answers||–||10:40|
|11||Topic: STORYTELLING IN THE FUNCTION OF CULTURAL HERITAGE INTERPRETATION Moderator: gdin.Željko Trezner, struč.spec.oec., director, Centre for responsible tourism, Karlovac||Vedran Matošić , Dora Kušan Špalj , Dr. sc. Romana Lekić , Goranka Horjan||11:20|
|13||– Free time||–||14:00|
|14||Award ceremony and gala dinner||–||19:00|