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2014 Meeting

42nd Annual Meeting

No longer focusing exclusively on treatment, conservation professionals today routinely incorporate preventive measures into the care of cultural heritage. Coupled with the awareness that our work takes place within the larger context of an increasingly interconnected and vulnerable global environment, we have become more dedicated to the issue of sustainability. The new Collections Care Network and the Sustainability Committee combined forces to develop a program for 2014 under the theme Conscientious Conservation – Sustainable Choices in Collection Care, which explored how these two concepts are changing the way we practice conservation. Topics ranged from architectural projects to re-housing and storage, approaches to archaeological excavations, collection maintenance practices, or recycling and efficiencies in your own private practice.

42nd Annual Meeting Publications

The 2014 Abstract Book and Final Program from the 42nd Annual Meeting are available for purchase in the AIC store. AIC members can download these products for free. Electronic items purchased in the store can be found under Membership / My Profile / My Transactions, then in "My Downloadable Products."

More from the Meeting

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