Restoration Week 2020 - a journey into "Made in Italy Restoration"
In this particular year, Assorestauro, in collaboration with the Italian Trade Agency, wanted to experiment a new way to promote the Made in Italy Restoration in digital.
The Restoration Week, held from 20 to 25 September 2020, was the first virtual edition of a journey followed by the whole world in streaming.
The event saw the choral participation of local administrations, ministries, experts and international guests, with the common goal of promoting and relaunching Italian architectural and artistic restoration.
A journey to explore different themes and discover locations that are symbols of history and restoration in Central Italy, starting from Rome, Amatrice, L’Aquila and Santo Stefano di Sessanio.
Restoration Week 2020 in numbers:
5 days in 5 different locations
300 daily virtual visitors of which
• 150 Experts invited by the network of Italian Trade Agency offices
• 24 connected countries Albania Argentina, Armenia, Croatia, Cuba, Egypt, Germany, Guatemala, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, North Macedonia, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, Syria, Sudan, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States.
• 150 Onlookers in the sector connected to follow online visits (70% Italian users)
30 hours of technical content and interviews
4 thematic round tables attended by 40 Italian companies and about 100 foreign experts interested in creating new partnerships and projects
Did you miss the event? You can review all the videos on the website www.restorationweek.it
We thank for the active participation:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, Italian Trade Agency, Agency for Cooperation and Development, Municipality of L'Aquila, Municipality of Amatrice, Special Superintendency for the areas affected by the earthquake of 24 August 2016, School of Cultural Heritage and Activities Foundation, Diocesi of Rome, Diocesi of Rieti, ISMA, Special Superintendency of Rome, ICR, La Sapienza University, Roma Tre University, GBC Italia, Stil'è, Giorn. Paolo di Giannantonio, Smartfactory, Push studio.
And from abroad:
Albanian Ministry of Culture, European Commission, World Monument Fund, Europa Nostra, NOUH National Organization for Urban Harmony Egypt, World Bank, Heritage Commission - Ministry of Culture Saudi Arabia.