BCA Church dome London Ritz Carlton mosaic ceiling painting
BCA Church painting London Ritz Carlton mosaic ceiling dome

The Association for Preservation Technology International (APT) is a cross-disciplinary, membership organization dedicated to promoting the best technology for conserving historic structures and their settings.

Annual Conference

APT and National Trust for Canada Joint Meeting October 11 - 14, 2017 - Ottawa, ON
General Abstracts - EXTENDED to March 24, 2017
Student Abstracts - March 31, 2017


Friday, March 17, 2017 National Trust Heritage Awards: Call for Nominations | Prix du patrimoine de la Fiducie nationale : Appel de candidatures
The National Trust for Canada is pleased to announce the opening of the nomination period for its National Heritage Awards. Each year, our awards honour contributions to community,
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Special Event


    APT/Central Plains Chapter
    Documentation Technologies Workshop
    April 28-29, 2017
    Omaha, NE


    Photo: Joslyn Castle, Omaha, NE



 APT Webinar                                                                                      

Protecting Cultural Heritage and Historic Structures from Disasters
Disasters are increasing globally. Their adverse impacts on lives, livelihoods, and regional/local economies are increasingly felt. Losses to both our tangible and intangible cultural heritage and historic structures and sites during disasters are increasing also. These losses include not only those to sites, structures and artifacts of cultural significance, but they are also impacting cultural tourism and the financial resources cultural heritage and historic structures can introduce to local communities, cities and countries.

This webinar provides an overview of these concepts as an introduction to the Design Challenges For Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Session held at the October 2013 APT Conference  in New York City.

This session qualifies for 1 AIA Learning Unit.

Webinar production was made possible with a grant from the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT).

Registration fee is $35 for APT members; $45 for non-members.  Viewing is free to educational institutions; contact info@apti.org for the free web link.

To access the APT webinars,  APT members click here and non-members click here.

For more information on other APT Webinars, visit the APT Training & Education page.