On the Waterfront International Conference

Organiser: English Heritage
Location: BT Convention Centre, Liverpool

Culture, Heritage and Regeneration of Port Cities On the Waterfront investigates how a port’s history shapes the future of today’s 21st Century waterfront. Set in Liverpool, European Capital of Culture 2008 this major international three-day conference brings together experts in culture, heritage and regeneration from around the world including China, France, India, Nigeria and USA. Speakers and workshops offer unique insights into the issues affecting port cities, the global city on the edge…identifying, debating, discussing and celebrating their: • distinct identity • need for regeneration yet desire for historical authenticity • adaptability to change • cultural diversity For further information on this event please visit email