Project Specialist & Coordinator Disaster Risk Management Programme, ICCROM
As the Project Specialist at ICCROM, Ms. Tandon is leading its international capacity development programme on disaster risk management and its flagship training on First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis. Additionally, she is coordinating and developing the activities of the SOIMA (Sound and Image Collections Conservation) program aimed at safeguarding endangered audiovisual heritage. Aparna has led post disaster assessments and... Read More →
Cultural Heritage Preservation Officer, Smithsonian Institution
Corine Wegener is Cultural Heritage Preservation Officer in the Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture at the Smithsonian Institution. She coordinates Smithsonian’s disaster outreach programs for cultural heritage, including in Syria, Iraq, Egypt, Mali, Haiti, Nepal, and in the U.S. Wegener was founding president of the U.S. Committee of the Blue Shield and is Chair of the ICOM Disaster Relief for Museums Task Force.