The European Year of Cultural Heritage and Camino the Santiago International Congress

The European Year of Cultural Heritage and Camino de Santiago International Congress to be held in Santiago de Compostela (Spain) from 23 to 25 October 2018. This congress is jointly organised by the Compostela Group of Universities, the Chair of the Camino de Santiago and Pilgrimages, and the Chair of Local Legal Studies Màrius Viadel i Martín.

The programme of the academic activity is now available and can be consulted here (PDF in Spanish).

Who can participate? All those interested in the main topics of that the international congress will address – cultural heritage, the Camino de Santiago and its legal implications – are welcome. 

Do I need to pre-register? Admission will be free until full capacity is reached on 23 and 24 October, while on 25 October the activities programmed in Padrón are exclusively aimed at the beneficiaries of the grants awarded by the organisation. 

Can I receive a certificate of attendance? Those who wish to receive a diploma accrediting their attendance to the academic activity may indicate it in the lists that the organizers will distribute during those two days, being necessary to have 80% attendance to receive it.

Are there any grants available to participate? The organisation offers 12 grants for accommodation and meals to students and doctoral students who wish to participate in the congress and do not reside in Santiago de Compostela (Spain). 

If you want to apply for a grant please read carefully the following documents:

Resolution of the grants (PDF)

Photographs of the event