Symposium: Sustainability in Context, from Antiquity to the Modern World

Sustainability in Context. A Research Conference

Sponsored by
Temple University Rome and
Temple University’s Office of Research

We hope you will join us on Thursday September 27th for what we know will be an engaging and thought-provoking symposium on Sustainability in Context, from Antiquity to the Modern World.

The event will feature remarks by Temple’s President Richard Englert and Vice-President for Research Michele Masucci, plus four of your fellow faculty in conversation with local experts.

The event will address Sustainability in Archeology, Art, Environment and Urban Studies.

This is a public event, open to all and will be hosted in the Conference Room at Temple University Rome.

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1:00 pm
Welcome and Overview: Teaching and Research at Temple Rome, Dr. Hilary L. Link. Dean, Temple Rome

1:15 pm
“Sustainability Across the Research Agenda of Temple University”, Dr. Michele Masucci, Vice President for Research, Temple University

Conversations on Sustainability

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Archeology: TUR Professor Jan Gadeyne with Dr. Richard Hodges, President, American University of Rome

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Environment: TUR Professor Andrea Innamorati with Foreign Affairs Minister Plenipotentiary Sergio Mercuri

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm
Coffee Break

3:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Art: TUR Professor Laurie Kalb Cosmo with Mr. Gaël de Guichen, Special Advisor to the Director General of ICCROM (International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of
Cultural Property)

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Urban Planning: TUR Professor Andrew Kranis with Marco
Antonini, co-founder of LAND-I archicolture

4:45 pm
Concluding remarks by Temple University President
Richard Englert
Program of Events

Temple University Rome
Conference Center
Lungotevere Arnaldo da Brescia 15, 00196 Roma

Thursday, September 27th 2018
from 1 pm to 5 pm


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