CIPAC OFFERS A CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE OF INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH AND CONSERVATION OF URUGUAYAN UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE

From September 21 to September 23, 2018, CIPAC will hold a continuing education course which in the first day (21) will present a conference of charters to the general public.

The objectives of this course / talks are:

To present dynamically and interactively the main concepts and challenges involved in the management of underwater cultural heritage in Uruguay and Latin America;

Give to know the modern techniques of investigation and conservation of artifacts from archaeological sites of shipwreck, submerged or in intermareal.

Allow the interested public to practice at the introductory level the techniques of scientific research, underwater exploration with tele-detection teams and conservation of archaeological artifacts.

Program:

Friday (21/09) (CYCLE OF OPEN CONFERENCES TO GENERAL PUBLIC)
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Welcome talk and Presentation of the Course
5:00 pm to 5:45 pm – Conference 1 (UNESCO UY)
5:45 pm to 6: 30pm – Conference 2 (Elianne Martnez – CPCN UY)
6:30 pm to 6:45 pm – BREAK COFFEE
6:45 to 7: 30pm – Conference 3 (Juan Antonio Varese – UY Historian and Writer)
7:30 pm to 8:15 pm – Conference 4 (Filipe Castro – Underwater Archaeologist, Texas A&M University, USA)
8:30 pm to 10:00 pm – Reception at CURE

SATURDAY (09/22)
8:00 am to 10:00 am – Theory and Practice of Archaeological Conservation
10:00 am to 10:15 pm – BREAK COFFEE
10:15 am to 12: 00 pm – Methods and Techniques of Underwater Archeology
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – LUNCH
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Archaeological and Scientific Diving Practice
5:00 pm to 6: 00 pm – Talk on the preservation of the Underwater Cultural Heritage.

SUNDAY (9/23)
8:00 am – Transfer to Isla Gorriti
10:00 am to 12:00 pm – Working groups

Relevance of the state of conservation of batteries and canons on the island Navigation for Demonstration Practice with the Detection Equipment
1:00 pm to 1:30 pm – LUNCH on the island.
1:30 pm to 4:00 pm – Follow up the work of the groups.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm – Return to CURE
6:00 pm to 7: 00 pm – Course closure talk (CURE).

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