“Maritime Cultural Heritage of the Red Sea” in a Seminar at the BA

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The BA Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies – in cooperation with the UNESCO Chair for Underwater Cultural Heritage at Alexandria University and the Saudi Heritage Commission – is organizing a seminar entitled "The Maritime Cultural Heritage of the Red Sea", on 17 and 18 January 2023, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, in the BACC Delegates Hall.

A host of Egyptian and Saudi academics and researchers will take part in the seminar, which will tackle the maritime history of the Red Sea in ancient and medieval times, as well as the most important research projects carried out in the region in the field of underwater cultural heritage. The seminar will also discuss the cooperation opportunities between the two countries in this field.

The event is open for public.