/ in alphabetical order

Abdulac, Samir / France

Cultural Heritage Planner, Chair, ICOMOS Working Group on Syria and Iraq, Expert Member, CIAV, CIVVIH & ICORP, ICOMOS France Voting Member.

Al Ani, Mohammed / International

Assistant professor of Architecture, urban design and preservation methods -Al Nahrain university, Baghdad, Iraq.

Alcindor Huelva, Monica / Portugal

PhD Architect and Anthropologist.

Azil, Cheima / International

Architect, PhD candidate, Emerging Professional.

Benkari, Naima / International

Professor of architecture in the Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.

Berggren, Kersti / Sweden


Binan, Demet / Turkey

Architectural Conservation and Conservation and Management of Architectural Heritage.

Brand, David / Norway

Conservation Architect (practical restoration projects for both the official and the private sector), former leader of NSC CIAV Norway.

Bruguerolle, Antoine / France

Heritage Architect.

Caraffe, Marc de / Canada

Former CIAV President.

Carvallo Elvira, Paola Lizett / Bolivia

Heritage  Restorer Architect, Conservation of heritage and archaeological sites and assets in Bolivia, University teaching on cultural heritage issues, Advisor – Consultant in Bolivian vernacular architecture.

Cernansky, Martin / Czech Republic

National Heritage Institute, Headquarters; expert at vernacular architecture, settlements and rural landscape; in charge of, and websites. ICOMOS Czech voting member.

Correia, Mariana / Portugal

Gallaecia Univ. President, and expert in World Heritage, Earthen heritage, Vernacular architecture.

Costa, Miguel Reimão Lopes da / Portugal

Architect, academic, expert vernacular architecture/ historic cities, towns and villages/ cultural landscapes.

Dabaieh, Marwa / Sweden

Professor of environmental and sustainable architecture, Aalborg University, Denmark; specialist in sustainable vernacular architecture.

Dudas, Milos / Slovakia

Regional Monuments Board Zilina, Slovak Republic, main activities: wooden churches, vernacular architecture.

Dumas Yves / Canada


Edds, Graham / Australia

Principal Conservation Architect – study and site analysis of early 19th century timber rural structures.

El-Setouhy, Hamdy / International

Consultant architect, university professor of architecture, expert in urban design, preservation and rehabilitation, based in Egypt.

Enev, Ivan / Bulgaria

Architect (conservation), M.A. Cultural and World Heritage, Emerging Professional, ICOMOS Bulgaria voting member.

Feiglstorfer, Hubert / Austria

Architect, Architectural Historian and Material Researcher (Associated Professor, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Dr. nat. techn.); Institute of Social Anthropology at the Austrian Academy of Sciences; teaching at Vienna University of Technology and University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna.

Flores Sasso, Virginia / Dominican Republic

Researcher and Professor at Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) – vernacular and popular architecture, natural materials and traditional construction techniques.

Guerra, Erin / United States

Project Architect (architectural preservation), Associate Member, Emerging Professional.

Güler, Koray / Turkey

Architect, Assistant Professor, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (Istanbul).

Haji Sadeghi, Neda / Iran

Assistant Professor at department of Architecture, Faculty of Art and Architecture, Yazd University / My field of research is vernacular earthen architecture (with special focus on Adobe architecture).

Han, Pilwon / Korea

Architecture Professor.

Ibrahim, Maha AboBakr / individual member

Ph.D., Architectural Engineering. Architect, Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST) lecturer.

Jakhelln, Gisle / Norway

Architect, ICOMOS Norway voting member.

Jerome, Pamela / United States / Greece

Preservation Architect.

Juvanec, Borut / Slovenia

Professor, Ph.D., Architect (Ljubljana University, Faculty of Architecture) Institute of Vernacular Architecture (the head), Ljubljana.

Kamyab, Kamyar / Canada

Manager at Department of Historic Conservation at Sharjah Archaeology Authority / My field of research is vernacular Persian architecture and building material.

Koc, Süheyla / Turkey

Architectural Conservation. Emerging professional.

Konola-Tuominen, Marika / Finland

Architect, M.SC.A, consultant in vernacular architecture and VERNADOC-expert.

Kovanen, Kirsti / Finland

Architect, MA (conservation), main fields: study and conservation of vernacular architecture, cultural landscapes and heritage in general.

Lewis, AM Miles / Australia

Architectural historian, conservation consultant.

Lianos, Nikolaos / Greece

Professor, Department of Architecture, Democritus University, Greece.

Lutsepp, Elo / Estonia

Art historian, head of the Centre of Rural Architecture at Estonian Open Air Museum.

Mahdy , Hossam / United Kingdom

Consultant on the Conservation of Built Heritage, specializing in the heritage of the Arab Region.

Machat, Christoph / Germany

Dr., Art Historian, ICOMOS CIAV Honorary Member.

Mattila, Markku / Finland

Retired architect, VERNADOC activities.

Messeri, Beatrice / Italy

PhD, research and conservation architect.

Mileto, Camilla / Spain

Professor, Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universitat, Politècnica de València, Spain.

Mullane, Fidelma / Ireland

Vernacular architecture specialist; working in study, documentation and conservation of vernacular architecture; historic thatch expert. Ph.D in Vernacular Architecture Studies; Convenor Vernacular Architecture National Scientific Committee (ICOMOS) Ireland.

Mykleby, Axel / Norway

History of Architecture, Building Restoration, Conservation, Risk preparedness; Voting member for ICORP; Chairman of Norwegian Blue Shield Committee.

Niño – Norton, Blanca / Guatemala

Architect. Landscape, Horticulture and Climate Change Consultant. Vernacular Architecture, Intangible Heritage, Illicit Traffic of Cultural Heritage, WH Sites. Fouding Member of ICOMOS Guatemala.

Nilsen, Dag / Norway

Architect, Conservation planning and design, Associate professor emeritus NTNU (Norw. University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Architecture).

Obafemi, Olukoya / Nigeria

PhD, Conservation Architect and Heritage Professional. ICOMOS Nigeria.

Oeconomopoulou, Eleni / Greece

Staff/Architect, Hellenic Ministry of Culture & Sports, Service of Contemporary Monuments & Technical Works of Attica & Islands.

Ono, Satoshi / Japan

Professor, Department of Architecture, College of Urban Science, Yokohama National University.

Oranratmanee, Rawiwan / Thailand

Architect/Associate Professor, Faculty of Architecture Chiang Mai University Thailand.

Palmqvist, Lena / Sweden

Senior advisor, up to June 2018 head of Dept at the Nordiska museet, Stockholm. Main field: Swedish Vernacular architecture.

Pecquet, Luc / France

Anthropologist, researcher at the African Words Institut (Institut des mondes africains, Imaf : CNRS‐EPHE‐EHESS‐IRD, Paris I and Aix‐Marseille University), professor at St‐Etienne national school of architecture (Ecole nationale supérieure d’architecture de St‐Etienne).

Prieto, Valeria / Mexico

Architect, ICOMOS Mexico voting member.

Prieto Vicioso, Esteban / Dominican Republic

PhD Architecture, architectural conservator, researcher, professor of vernacular and popular architecture, professor of Caribbean architecture.

Quattrone, Giamila / United Kingdom

Lecturer in Architecture, University of Liverpool.

Raffoul, Antoine / United Kingdom

Chartered Architect.

Sananwai, Sudjit / Thailand

Architect/Assistant Professor, Rangsit University Thailand.

Sánchez Suárez, Aurelio / Mexico

Resercher Professor of the Regional Research Center, UADY; ICICH Expert Member, IIWC Expert Member.

Shao, Yong / China

Full Professor, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University, China.

Shemdin, Gouhar / Canada

Conservation Architect, Bsc, MA, ICCROM, Consultant on Heritage Conservation.

Sinding‐Larsen, Amund / Norway

Dr., Chartered Architect.

Sjølie, Randi Berit / Norway

Retired Senior adviser in the Sami Parliament of Norway, Department of Cultural Heritage, focuses on the Architectural Heritage.

Subercaseaux, Maria Inés / Canada 

Senior conservation architect, OAQ, M.Sc.A, Heritage conservation consultant, ICOMOS Canada voting member.

Tomasi, Jorge Miguel Eduardo / Argentina

Researcher on earthen vernacular architecture in the Andean area and collaborative conservation projects with local communities / CONICET – Universidad Nacional de Jujuy.

Tveitnes, Åse / Norway

Senior architect, with focus on built heritage at the Estate and facilities management division at the University of Bergen; cand.polit. in social anthropology; MA architectural heritage; Bsc building engineer.

Vadstrup, Søren / Denmark

Architect m.a.a. Associate Professor at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation, Institute for Architecture and Culture, Master´s Programme in Cultural Heritage, Transformation and Restoration.

Vegas López-Manzanares, Fernando / Spain

Professor, Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universitat , Politècnica de València, Spain.

Vellinga, Marcel / United Kingdom

Professor, Oxford Brookes University.

Vlahos, Ekaterini / United States

Professor, Department of Architecture, College of Architecture and Planning, University of Colorado Denver.

Wilson, Wesley Bryan / Canada

Architectural Conservation and Sustainability Design. Associate member. ICOMOS Canada

Yildirim, Ege / Turkey

Heritage Planner; Cultural heritage site manager at the Historic Guild Town of Mudurnu; ICOMOS Focal point for the SDGs.

Zarate, Gerardo / Mexico

Research professor, National Polytechnic Institute Mexico; research and dissemination of vernacular heritage; realization of intervention projects in vernacular heritage.