From 1st to 19th July, 2014, sponsored by the Bureau of International Cooperation of the Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS), the “2nd International Workshop -- Application of Space Technologies in Management and Conservation of World Heritage Sites” was organized successfully in Beijing and Zhengzhou by the International Centre on Space Technologies for Natural and Cultural Heritage (HIST) under the Auspices of UNESCO and Aerospace Information Research Institute (AIR) of CAS. Coming from 12 developing countries in Asia and Africa such as Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Myanmar, Egypt, Ethiopia, 20 managers and researchers of world heritage have undergone training for nearly three weeks. 
On the morning of 2nd July, the opening ceremony began at the headquarters of AIR. Director of AIR and HIST Guo Huadong, Deputy Director-General of CAS Bureau of International Cooperation Cao Jinghua, Deputy Director-General of the Dept. of World Cultural Heritage of China State Administration of Cultural Heritage Lu Qiong, Representative of China Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development Liu Hongchun and all the HIST staff attended the Ceremony. 

Contents of the Lecture
Jing Feng
Conservation Status of World Heritage Sites in Asia and Pacific: Opportunities and Challenges

International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS)

The Distribution and Conservation of World Natural Heritage in China

Cao Jinghua

Bureau of International Cooperation Chinese Academy of Sciences

CAS and its International Cooperation
Wang Xinyuan
Remote Sensing Archaeology and Digital Heritage
Wang Chao
Basic knowledge of space technologies Microwave Remote Sensing
Natarajan Ishwaran
The World Heritage Convention and General Status of World Heritage
Liu Liangyun
Basic knowledge of space technologies Optical Remote Sensing
Liu Yalan
Basic knowledge of Geographical Information System
Chen Fang
Protecting world heritage from natural disasters through Earth observation technology
Chen Fulong
Remote Sensing for archaeology, principles, applications and prospection
Chen Jiansheng
Introduction of Remote Sensing Image and processing
Chen Jingbo
The Role of Remote Sensing in Protection of the Mausoleum of Xixia Dynasty
Yue Anzhi
E Cognitions Software and A Simple Example of Building Extraction with e cognition
Ms. Sun Li ping
Super Map
Introduction to GIS software and Practice with SuperMap GIS
Mo Duowen
Peking University

Holocene environmental changes and the evolution of the Neolithic cultures of China
Ma Xiaolin

Deputy Director of Henan Provincial Administration of Cultural Heritage

Resources and Management of Culture Heritage in Henan

Course material

Nationality Name Institution Contact
Cambodia Ms. Rithearath Hor APSARA Authority
Cambodia Mr. Poty Lay APSARA National Authority
Cambodia Mr.Sokhim Phoeurn APSARA National Authority
Mongolia Mr.Ankhbayar Ochirbat National Remote Sensing Center, National Agency Meteorology and Environmental Monitoring Ankhbayar
Mongolia Mr.Altansukh Badam Center of Culture Heritage, Mongolia
Thailand Ms. Sutatip Chavanavesskul Srinakharinwirot University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Geography
Pakistan Mr. Abdul Jabbar Khan University of Karachi-Pakistan
Uzbekistan Ms.Sukhorb Babaev Bukahra Region Inspection on Protection and Utilization of Culture Heritage Objects
Myanmar Ms.Theingi Shwe Department of Architecture, Yangon Technological University
DPR Korea Mr .Wonsok Kim Institute of Earth Environmental Informatics(IEEI)
DPR Korea Mr . Choe NamHun Institute of Earth Environmental Informatics(IEEI)
Egypt Mr .Sabry Farag Ministry State of Antiquities
Egypt Mr .Ahmed Ibrahim Narass-National Authority for Remote Sensing & Space Sciences
China Ms. Li Hongfen Institute of Geographical Sciences, Henan Academy of Sciences
Ethiopia Mr .Habtewold Habtemichael Maro Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage
Oman Mr. Nasser Alrawahi Ministry of Regional Municipalities & Water Resources Namarw@Smail.Com
Srilanka Ms.Vasana Premachandra Sri Lanka Department of Archaeology
Srilanka Mr.M.D.Klanapriya Marasingha Sri Lanka Department of Archaeology
China Ms. QU yi Heilongjiang Academy of Sciences
China Mr. Hu Jianglin Mt. Huangshan Administrative Committee.

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