The First Regional Workshop: Jerusalem, June 12th - 13th 2007
YMCA Jerusalem


Regional Workshop Tour: Tuesday, June 12th, 2007

9:00: Tour of Jerusalem's Shared Heritage Sites:

Sites of Shared Regional Heritage to be visited:
Mount Mukkaber
Mount Zion
St. Stephan Gate
St.Anne/ Salahiyya
Mount of Olives
Church Of Mary/ Tomb
Nabi Samuel

Regional Workshop Agenda: Wednesday, June 13th, 2007
9:00 Registration and Coffee
9:30 Welcome and Overview of Project
, YMCA Library
Project Managers: Dr. Yusuf Natsheh, Mr. Khaled Nasser and Professor Michael Turner
10:15 Session I: The Meaning of Common Heritage
Professor Simon Goldhill, King's College, University of Cambridge
Open Experts Panel Discussion:
Chaired by Dr. Yusuf Natsheh, Al-Quds University PUSH Project Manager
12:30 Lunch, YMCA Dining Room
2:00 Session II: Criteria for Shared Heritage

Professor Henry Cleere, Former World Heritage Coordinator, ICOMOS
Open Experts Panel Discussion:
Chaired by Professor Michael Turner, Bezalel Academy PUSH Project Manager
4:15 Session III: Geographical, Historical, and Biographical Narrative Alternatives
Neil Silberman, Director of the Ename Center and President of the ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Interpretation and Presentation of Cultural Heritage Sites
Open Experts Discussion:
Chaired by Mr. Khaled Nassar, JSSD PUSH Project Manager
6:15 Closing Statements: Dr. Yusuf Natsheh

7:00 Financial Managers Meeting

8:00 Dinner

Regional Workshop Agenda: Thursday, June 14th, 2007

9:00 PUSH Staff and Invited Guests Meeting: YMCA Board Room

Opening Chaired by Professor Daniele Pini, University of Ferrara

Session I: Summary of Conference Outcomes

Session II: Selection of Short List of Pilot Sites

Conclusions/ End of Conference