[acc-cca-l] SUMMER SCHOOL // 'Uncovering cultural DNA of place,
for local development' // 8-12 July @ Penela, Portugal
duxbury at sfu.ca
Wed Feb 20 05:43:22 MST 2019
Please circulate — this summer school will be of particular interest for cultural planners/officers and others working on culture-based development issues in rural/regional territories.
Call for Applications to an exciting new Summer School!
'Uncovering cultural DNA of place, and activating for local development'
8 - 12 July, 2019, HIESE Smart Rural Incubator, Penela, Portugal
The Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra and CREATOUR: Creative Tourism Portugal invite you to participate in an exciting new summer school, 'Uncovering Cultural DNA of Place, and Activating for Local Development.' The 5-day intensive advanced training course offers the opportunity to enhance your knowledge and to gain skills on cultural mapping techniques and culture-based development strategies. This is a unique opportunity to learn from internationally acclaimed scholars and practitioners, including Lia Ghilardi who has led OECD workshops and is a specialist consultant in the field of culture and local development planning; Kathleen Scherf, an expert in deep mapping and place-making in small cities; and Nancy Duxbury, an international expert in cultural mapping. The immersive course will include learning seminars featuring leading methodologies; daily tours to a variety of significant heritage sites in the region; and hands-on workshops where participants will actively engage in creating a solution for a place-related real-life local development issue. Based in central Portugal, in the magical town of Penela — which features a picturesque castle, a series of Roman village sites with intact mosaics, and a network of caves — you will be introduced to one of the lesser known gems of Portugal.
For more information HERE <https://www.ces.uc.pt/cessummerschool/index.php?id=23656&id_lingua=1&pag=23657>
Applications HERE <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdWGOg0w-L2QqqNOMGQu7LuN6h_KlS_bur0ovWXk0tqxWd4Mw/viewform>
If you have any questions, please email: creatour at ces.uc.pt <mailto:creatour at ces.uc.pt>.
Deadline for submission of applications: 30 March 2019
Notification of acceptance: 8 April 2019
Earlybird registration deadline: 27 May 2019
Final registration deadline: 21 June 2019
Summer School dates: 8-12 July 2019
The Summer School is intended for: professionals from private and public sectors (e.g., municipalities); graduate students/researchers in the social sciences, tourism, economics or cultural management-related areas; and practitioners and planners working with culture and/or tourism strategies for local development.
Looking forward to seeing you in Portugal!
Nancy Duxbury Carreiro, PhD
Investigadora PhD | Senior Researcher
Co-coordinator, Cities, Culture, and Architecture Research Group
Centro de Estudos Sociais (CES) | Centre for Social Studies
University of Coimbra
Colégio S. Jerónimo, Ap. 3087
3000-995 Coimbra, Portugal
duxbury at ces.uc.pt <mailto:duxbury at ces.uc.pt>
Adjunct Professor, School of Communication, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Adjunct Professor, School of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
CREATOUR: Creative Tourism Destination Development in Small Cities and Rural Areas - creatour.pt <http://creatour.pt/>
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