Time: 4:00 pm
Venue: Kochi, Kerela
The First National Conference of ‘Project Mausam’ on the Indian Ocean Region: ‘Cultural Landscapes and Maritime Trade Routes of India’ was organized at the Bolgatty Palace, Kochi, Kerala from 17th – 19th November, 2014. Organized by ASI, in association with the Kerala State Tourism, the objectives of the conference were i) to review existing data under the categories of ‘Indian Ocean Region’, ‘Coastal Cultural landscapes’, and ‘Monsoon’, ii) to review archaeological sites (excavated/unexcavated) as potential sites for transnational nomination and iii) to provide recommendations for the framework, themes and resource persons for the proposed Project Mausam International Conference.
Joint Secretary, IGNCA made a presentation about the existing IGNCA projects and resources that are related to the broad themes of the Project.