BlueMedPLUS International Conference on the Accessibility of Underwater Cultural Heritage - Call for Abstract

A hybrid event with both virtual and physical attendance at Domotel Xenia Volos Hotel, Volos, Greece, Thursday 16th June 2022.

The conference is organized in the frame of the BlueMed PLUS Project, financed by the Interreg MED 5th call for modular projects (2nd call for transfer and main streaming projects) and aiming at transferring the BlueMed model for the development of sustainable tourism through the responsible promotion of Underwater Cultural Heritage (UCH). The conference invites researchers, policy makers, stakeholders and experts in the various fields related to UCH to present their work and proposals for the protection, sustainable management, and responsible promotion of UCH. The program will cover a range of issues regarding the implementation of management strategies and the use of innovative technologies as good practices that enhance accessibility of UCH and raise public awareness, thus enhancing sustainable tourism development for islands and coastal areas.

Call for Abstracts

Those who wish to participate are invited to submit an abstract of their paper proposal in English of up to 300 words and 5 keywords, related to the Conference session topics. You can download the template here and submit your abstract to the email

All abstracts will be reviewed by the Conference Committee and the author(s) of the accepted submissions will deliver an oral (online or physical) presentation and submit a paper of max. 10 pages.

Detailed full paper guidelines will be given in time. Please consider the following information and important dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 10 April 2022 - Extended deadline for abstract submission! Abstracts will be accepted until May, 10 May, 18.

Results of abstract review: 2 May 2022

Full paper submission deadline: 3 June 2022 20th June 2022

Conference Language: English

Online free Conference registration: to be announced soon

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