5th Meeting, national museum, Bohol, Philippines

In 2017, APTCCARN held its 5th Meeting in Tagbilaran City and Towns on the Island of Bohol, the Philippines over 4-6 April. Natural Disasters and Cultural Heritage in the Philippines: Knowledge Sharing, Decision Making and Conservation aimed to expand people-to-people linkages among a diverse range of skills, capabilities, and experiences of cultural heritage recovery and disaster management. The forum was led by community knowledge holders and cultural heritage practitioners, who shared their recent experiences from the natural disasters and cultural heritage recovery projects in the Philippines.


4th Meeting, cheng shiU university, taiwan

In 2015, APTCCARN held its 4th Meeting in Taiwan at the Conservation Center, Cheng Shiu University. The Embracing Cultural Materials Conservation in the Tropics: The 4th APTCCARN Meeting focused on Asia Pacific’s diverse climate, history and future. The meeting aimed to embrace cultural materials conservation in the region, our experiences and the future.


3rd Meeting, silpakorn university, Thailand

The 3rd APTCCARN Meeting, The Conservation of Material Culture in Tropical Climates was held at Silpakorn University in Thailand over 23-25 April, 2012. It was a targeted forum for the dissemination and discussion of regionally relevant preservation solutions for Southeast Asia's vast cultural record. 


Panel Presentation

APTCCARN Members Nicole Tse, Larry Cruz, Supanee Chayabutra, Roy Sit Kai Sin were part of a panel presentation on Twentieth Century Southeast Asian Works of Art: Materials Choices and Behaviour, chaired by Ana Labrador, at the Association of Asian Studies and International Convention of Asian Studies Meeting, Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu.


2nd Meeting, university of Melbourne, Australia

The 2nd APTCCARN Meeting, On-line web portals for Art Conservation and Curatorial Research, was held at the University of Melbourne in Australia, over 23-24 March 2009. The Meeting was also held in association with the Australian Research Council Project, The 20th Century in Paint.


Inaugural meeting, Balai Seni visual negara, Malaysia

The inaugural APTCCARN Meeting, 20th Century Art Conservation Research Public Symposium, was held at Balai Seni Lukis Negara (National Visual Art Gallery) in Malaysia on 11 June, 2008.