The Fifth International Biennial Conference on “Role of Culture and Heritage in Urban Sustainability” jointly organized by the Government of Odisha, Indian Heritage Cities Network Foundation (IHCNF) and UNESCO, New Delhi, will be held in the capital city from February 2.
The three-day international conference will be held at the Infosys Campus here.
The occasion is being sorted out in a relationship with Bhubaneswar Development Authority, Orissa Tourism, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Culture, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation and KIIT University.
With the impact of urban advancement on the legacy and significant arranging supplementing each other with maintainable co-residence, this gathering is of huge significance as organizers, craftsmen, global legacy preservation specialists, entertainers and individuals from different strolls of life will participate in it.
There will be an exceptional Heritage Dialog Series containing roundtable talk with concentrate on Orissa. The representatives are likewise planned to participate in an uncommon Ekamra Walks covering the rich Kalingan sanctuary design in the Old City region.
“There are three principal goals of the gathering. Initially, it will feature the linkages between culture, legacy, and customs with the advancement issues of urban areas in India and around the globe,” a BDA official said.
The gathering intends to feature the acknowledgment of legacy as a benefit substantial, impalpable and living legacy for financial advancement, safeguarding the urban personality and condition, pulling in exercises and guests as showed in plans propelled in a current by the legislature on keen urban areas.
Last, however not the minimum, the occasion will give a stage to trade learning and encounters and late progressions made by urban communities to tackle their particular legacy resources for manageable improvement, the authority included.