The 18th World Conference of historical Cities
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Andong City Business Convention for Successful International Conference
- Date2022-08-01 11:55:38
Andong City held a business agreement ceremony between related organizations to successfully host the 16th World General Assembly of Andong International Education City (IAEA) and the 18th World Historical City Conference at the Blue and White Room of the City Hall on the 3rd.
The signing ceremony was attended by 10 related organizations to help prepare for successful international conferences to be held in October and November. The participating organizations included the Korea Mental Culture Foundation, the Dosan seowon Seonbi Cultural Center, the Korea National Academy and Andong University, the Gyeongsangbuk-do Office of Education, the Gyeongbuk Women's Policy Development Center, and the Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute. Representatives of various organizations will serve as advisory members to international conferences.
The 16th World General Assembly of Andong International Education City (IAEA) is the largest international conference on education in the world, which will be held from October 25 to 28, with 500 cities from 35 countries joining 500 cities from 35 countries.
The 18th World Conference on History and Cities will be held from November 14 to 16 at Andong International Convention Center, and about 400 mayors from 123 member cities from 66 countries are expected to participate. It will be held under the theme of "Creating a Future Historical City through the revitalization of local communities."
In line with the completion of the Andong International Convention Center, the city quickly invited two international events. The city will be used as a "global learning city" and a "world history and culture city" to inform the world of various UNESCO World Heritage sites and tourism resources, including Andong's representative Hahoe Village and Dosan seowon.
The city government said, "We ask for the support and cooperation of the convention organizations and citizens of Andong to prepare for the two international conferences in Andong, a lifelong learning city, and Andong, a historical and cultural city."