Register Now for the 2017 Annual Conference

“Battling the Bloom: Mold Protections for Collections”

November 13, 2017
McKimmon Center
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

North Carolina Preservation Consortium’s 2017 annual conference will address preventing, identifying, and remediating mold in archival and object collections. Experts from the fields of conservation, preservation, and industrial hygiene will help participants learn about the risks mold poses for buildings, artifacts, and collections stewards.

The headline speaker for this day-long event will be Susan Duhl, a Baltimore-based conservator with expertise in paper collections and broad knowledge of disaster recovery and collections management. In addition, Dr. Wayne Thomann of Duke University will shed light on mold’s risks to human health. North Carolina conservators will add in-depth discussions on paintings and objects, and discuss mold mitigation in historic buildings.

Don’t wait for mold to strike first. Arm yourself with knowledge and resources to battle the bloom. Register now to get the lowest rates. Early bird registration ends October 15, 2017.

Last Chance to Register for the NCPC Annual Conference

The NCPC Annual Conference, Unbroken Threads: Preserving our Textile Heritage is on November 7, 2016. It is not too late to register! This meeting will be of interest whether you have one textile or hundreds of textiles in your collection.

Speakers include:

  • Newbold Richardson, Conservator in Private Practice
  • Colleen Callahan, Consultant and owner of The Costume & Textile Specialists
  • Paige Myers, Textile Conservator, NC Museum of History
  • Deb Higgins, Director, May Museum & Park
  • Wanda Lassiter, Curator, Museum of the Albermarle
  • Lynn Lancaster Gorges, Textile Conservator and owner of Historic Textiles Studio

NCPC would like to thank its conference sponsors:

  • The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation
  • Hollinger Metal Edge
  • University Products
  • The HF Group