Dean of the Faculty, prof. dr Ivana Živančević Sekeruš welcomed participants and congratulated DAReC for successful organizing schools for 5 years already. She wished participants to enjoy Novi Sad while actively participating the school.
follow site Mr. Johannes Irschik, Director of the Austrian Cultural Forum emphasized the importance of preserving Cultural Heritage especially in Novi Sad, which is great location for organizing this school.
see Dr Boris Stojkovski, deputy of the chief of department for history at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Novi Sad, as well as the professor to some of the DAReC members, emphasized that events like this improve cooperation of researchers within the region and wished lot of success to participants. After opening ceremony, lectures followed.
After lunch, participants went to Historical Archives of City of Novi Sad and had introduction about the activities and maintenance of the archival material, presented by the director Petar Đurđev, while visiting depos and other departments.
source site Dr Boris Stojkovski, assistant professor at the Department of History, Faculty of Philosophy University of Novi Sad, held lecture about the cultural heritage of the Serbian Orthodox Church and relation with other Christian Churches on the occasion of the 800th anniversary of the autocephalous Serbian Orthodox Church.
Lecture held by Marija Krečković, representative of NGO Youth Initiative “I want! I Can!”, from Donji Milanovac presented Cultural Heritage promotion through examples of good practice. After lecture, participants had group work and started creating ideas for projects that will develop in the following days of the school.