Urban Development of Hooghly Heritage Landscape
An online panel discussion on urban development around the heritage landscape of Hooghly river took place on 28th January 2022, moderated by Manish Chakraborti. Speakers and presenters included Dr. Frank Eckardt from Germany, Dr. Paul Meurs from the Netherlands, Dr. Siddhartha Sen from USA, Dr. Soumyen Bandyopadhyay from UK, and Dr. Shikha Jain from India, along with Dr Brant D Ryan from USA and Ms. Neha J Doshi, USA.
The event programme, one of its kind, included well-known experts from around the world presenting case studies of heritage adaptive reuse and heritage-led planning which have successfully revived other great waterfront cities around the world.
This programme is part of The Hooghly Heritage Hub supported by EUNIC (European National Institutes of Culture) Global and aims to generate a discussion towards preparing a creative plan for the future development of the Hooghly Heritage Landscape.