Workshop Overview: The two-day workshop will introduce participants to disaster planning and response techniques in emergency situations specific to the region. Guest speakers will share how to protect, preserve, and handle art and cultural artifacts in different scenarios, and how to connect to a larger network of emergency management professionals. Participants will also receive instruction on wet recovery salvage of cultural heritage objects.
Date: Thursday and Friday, October 26-27, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Fair Park First Visitors Center (previously the old Natural History Museum)
3535 Grand Avenue, Dallas, TX 75210
Cost: Free, and lunch will be provided.
Registration Deadline: Monday, October 16, 2023