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Association Committee members:


We are actively seeking people to join the committee, if you wish to join the committee please contact: Laurajane Smith

People wishing to have themselves listed on the members page and directory please contact Lisa Karlsson Blom (


Association Chapters

Chapters within the Association may be organised around particular themes or interests of members or they may be formed for regional areas or countries.

If you are interested in forming a chapter or having a chapter you have organised linked to this page please contact the association.

Chapters underdevelopment

Those chapters currently being formed include: UK and India. Follow the links for the contact person for these chapters:

India - Navin Piplani>


Links to Chapters:

The Australia and New Zealand Chapter

This Chapter has an online discussion group and will begin holding regional events from 2013. If you would like to join this Chapter, please visit the Google Group and request membership.  Alternatively you can contact Amy Clarke ( or Anna Karlstrom (, Co-Coordinators of the Chapter.

Or link to:!forum/ausnz-achs


Scandinavian Chapter

This chapter, working with the Gothenburg and Historical museum in Stockholm, has a web presence at

Contact for the chapter is Magdalena Hillström (Culture Studies, Linköping University).


UK Chapter

This chapter has a website at and they can be also contacted c/o Bryony Onciul>


US Chapter

This chapter has a website at and they can also be contacted at


Intangible Heritage Researchers Group

This is a special interest group for all researchers interested in the UNESCO Intangible Heritage Convention, intangible heritage safeguarding in general, intellectual property rights and intangible heritage, and the relationship between intangible heritage safeguarding and other forms of heritage management. Contact:


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