“Cultural Mediation”, the 2CN-CLab Meeting “Culture, Cooperation and Networks”, was held on 13 and 14 July at the Regional Directorate of Culture of Alentejo, in Évora. Organized by CECS, this is part of the Post-Doctoral Research project conducted by Manuel Gama, in collaboration with Spanish and Brazilian cultural institutions. [Information available on the CECS’s website]
The central objective of this Conference is to promote the discussion/reflection on the challenges that we face nowadays and in the process of future development, resulting from the mutability of the relationship between:
a) tourism offer in World Heritage Sites,
b) preservation of a unique identity and singularity,
c) the diverse motivations of tourism demand,
d) the creation of local tourist activities able to complement an internationally renowned rooted heritage,
e) the importance of new technologies on the management of a heritage that generates social cohesion and territorial solidarity.
Realiza-se no dia 24 de março, a partir das 10h30, na sala de reuniões do ICS-UMinho, a segunda sessão dos Seminários Doutorais 2016-2017, organizados pelo CECS e pelo Departamento de Ciências da Comunicação da UMinho. Serão protagonistas os bolseiros de pós-doutoramento FCT-CECS Maria José Brites (Investigação participativa sobre jovens e notícias) e Manuel Gama (Mapeamento de redes culturais). [Information available on the CECS’s website]