•  To support the scientific community to create network with different expertise in CH conservation
  • To gather and focus the needs of conservators and cultural institutions
  • To create a platform for analysis, characterization and evaluation of restoration and conservation methodologies
  • To provide a suitable background for establishing and standardizing good practices in CH conservation
  • To provide an open forum to citizens for discussion, problem solving and presentation of case-studies
  • To support EC policy development in the field of tourism and industry related with CH conservation and valorization
  • To wide and stimulate discussion and consultation with stakeholders
  • To play a major role in providing input to the Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT) policy on research road mapping in conservation science.