Congresses & Meetings

The Congress-Centre „Ost“ will host numerous congresses and meetings where professionals will present and discuss different themes.

Congresses & Meetings

The congress The 1. Deutscher Muesemskongress (1st German museum congress) takes place on 20 November 2019 for the first time in the context of the Exponatec Cologne trade fair. The goal of the congress is to discuss the challenges facing museums and to present "best practice" examples. Top class speakers from renowned museums will discuss with participants the latest developments and trends in the fields of collecting, research, conservation, exhibiting and mediation of knowledge, as well as management and communication.

The programme

Seminar on the topic Woe betide the heirs. Handing down responsibility, creating identity

Event date: 21.11.2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Event location: Offenbachsaal, Congress Centre East
Organiser: Europa Nostra Deutschland e.V.

Lectures will be held in German language only. For details please visit the German website

In the context of the Master Days, Master's degree graduates will present their graduation projects in brief lectures and provide interesting insights into current questions and challenges of preservation and restoration sciences.

Event date: 21 and 22.11.2019
Event location: tba, Congress Centre East
Organiser: Cologne Institute of Conservation Sciences (CICS) of the Cologne University of Applied Sciences

Event date: 20 and 21.11.2019
Event location: Europasaal in the Congress Centre East

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