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Ulrich Schildberg

Dipl.-Ing. (Town Planning)
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Participates in 1 Session

Studied Urban Planning (Stadtplanung) at the Technical University of Dortmund and worked for a long time in real estate management of worker´s settlements in the German Ruhr Valley.

Personal interests: Industrial Heritage of Mining especially on Svalbard.

Actually PhD-Candidate at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Theme: Development of Company Towns - Longyearbyen/Svalbard as a case study.

Member of the Svalbard Social Science Initiative (SSSI), TICCIH, Vlaamse Vereniging voor Industrieele Archeolgie, Georg-Agricola-Gesellschaft and the Society of the friends of the German Mining Museum.

Working as voluntary guide in a visitor´s mine in the Ruhrvalley.

Member of the editorial staff of the quarterly "Industriekultur"

Sessions in which Ulrich Schildberg participates

Tuesday 30 August, 2022

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Sessions in which Ulrich Schildberg attends

Sunday 28 August, 2022

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10:30 AM
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM | 2 hours

Explore the banks of the Lachine Canal, the cradle of industry in Canada. Benefiting from access to hydraulic power, maritime and rail transport, large numbers of industrial facilities were built along its length. Thousands of Montrealers have lived and worked there. The banks of the canal are now a linear park, and the site of many residential developments.A walking tour designed and guided by Heritage Montréal. The visit will be in French and will...

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1:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM | 2 hours
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5:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | 2 hours

Monday 29 August, 2022

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5:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes

Si la vallée du canal de Lachine a été le berceau de l’industrialisation canadienne, la géographie industrielle métropolitaine ne s’y est pas confinée, peu s’en faut, Outre les grandes concentrations d’entreprises des quartiers centraux, elle est constituée des réseaux infrastructuraux, d’une douzaine de centrales hydroélectriques et des ensembles manufacturiers disséminés dans une quinzaine de petites villes aujourd’hui intégrées dans l’aire métropolitaine. La conférence proposera un surv...

Gérard Beaudet

Keynote speaker
7:30 PM
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | 1 hour

Tuesday 30 August, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
7:30 PM
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | 1 hour

Wednesday 31 August, 2022

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Thursday 1 September, 2022

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1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes

This lecture will argue that the landscapes of industrial heritage that can be found in different parts of the world are directly related to the place-specific trajectories of deindustrialization. In other words: the different ways in which deindustrialization impacts on local communities has a direct bearing on the emergence of forms of industrial heritage. I will differentialte between deindustrialization paths and related industrial heritage regimes in a) Anglo-...