Stemming the Tide Symposium: Welcome and Opening Address

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  • Explore the intersection of cultural heritage and climate change with this a series of presentations hosted by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Smithsonian’s National Collections Program, as part of the multi-day conference Stemming the Tide: Global Strategies for Sustaining Cultural Heritage through Climate ChangeView symposium playlist on YouTube.

    Presenters include Kenneth Kimmell, president, Union of Concerned Scientists; Alison Tickell, director, Julie’s Bicycle; Amber Kerr, chief of conservation, Smithsonian American Art Museum; Andrew Potts, coordinator of Climate Change and Heritage Working Group, International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS); and Scott Miller, deputy under secretary for collections and interdisciplinary support, Smithsonian.