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April 5, 2019

ICOM Kyoto 2019: Early bird registrations extended to May 10

The early bird registrations for the 25th General Conference of ICOM have been extended to May 10th

ICOM Kyoto 2019, the biggest conference of the museum field, will bring together more than 3.000 museum professionals and experts from all international backgrounds to exchange about the topical issues museums tackle today, from sustainability and decolonisation to the museum definition and heritage protection.

Register today and save up to 100€!

This September, Kyoto will host the 25th General Conference of ICOM, the biggest and most important conference of museums in the world, with more than 3.000 participants from all international backgrounds. This worldwide reputed hub for exchange and innovation will tackle the theme “Museums as Cultural Hubs: The Future of Tradition”.

It is through this lens that around 3,000 museum professionals from all over the world will explore the main topics of the conference. ICOM’s International Committees and many National Committees, Regional Alliances and Affiliated Organisations will organise conferences, workshops and other events. Together with Standing Committees, the secretariat will offer plenary and panel sessions about sustainability, the museum definition, disaster risk management and cultural diversity.

Benefit from a discounted fee with early bird registrations, available until May 10th (00:00 GMT+9).

ICOM members: to register, use your ICOM account log in information (your email and the password that was sent to you). If you have forgotten your password, please click on the link Forgot your password ? accessible from the page My account of the ICOM website. If you have forgotten your username, please contact

The programme