Welcome to the International Symposium “Working with Cultural Objects and Manuscripts: Provenance, Legality and Responponsible Stewardship” Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 June 2017, National Museum of Finland, Helsinki.
Registration is free and open until 28 May. You can register here!
We’re delighted to inform you that our fourth keynote speaker is confirmed. Dr. Magnus Olofsson is the Director of the Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden. In addition to this, he has been also working as an advisor to the Swedish National Heritage Board.
Dr. Olofsson is a long-time ICOM Nord member and has been working on the subject of illicit trade for some time, such as lining out strategies for future work in Sweden, opening dialogue with antiquity dealers in the country, and launching a campaign to inform the public.
Dr. Olofsson’s participation in the WCOM symposium is generously funded through our partner, ICOM Finland.