2021 ICAHM Annual Meeting

Archaeological Heritage Management: Towards a People-centered Approach

The ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Archaeological Heritage Management (ICAHM) is happy to announce that the 2021 ICAHM Annual Meeting will be organized online in close cooperation with Dutch partners: Faculty of Archaeology (Leiden University), Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands, Reinwardt Academy and the LDE Centre for Global Heritage and Development.

This meeting is free of charge and open to all. There will be morning and afternoon parallel discussion sessions to allow participants from around the world to attend:

Morning session: 08.00-10.00 CET
Afternoon session: 16.00-18.00 CET

In the preceding week (14-17 June) the organisers of the cancelled ICAHM Annual Meetings in Chile (2019) and Australia (2020) will each host a webinar.

If you would like to organise part of the social program of this first online ICAHM Annual Meeting, please be in touch!


  • 21 June: Linking Archaeological Heritage to the Sustainable Development Goals
  • 22 June: Inspirational examples of people-centred approaches in AHM (stakeholder analysis, participation and bottom-up initiatives)
  • 23 June: Including societal value in archaeological heritage management.
  • 24 June: Inclusivity and participation in relation to archaeological World Heritage sites: opportunities for the future?


Abstract submission deadline 
28 February
Acceptance of papers
1 March
Registration open
20 June 
Registration deadline
25 June
Annual Business Meeting online (and in Leiden)