The impact of Covid-19 on Underground Heritage

On the Friday 29th October 2021 WorkGroup 3  organised a round table discussion about the impact of COVID-19 on the underground heritage.

Participants were:
  • Ernesto Marcheggiani
  • Paschalis Arvanitidis
  • Maria-Elena Zammit and Josef Caruana
  • Dunja Iskra
  • Teresa Bahillo
  • Marco de Seriis
  • Giuseppe Pace


You can follow a recording of the discussion in the video above:



14.30: Introduction, Shirley Cefay (University of Malta)
14.45: The case of Camerano – Covid -19 and its impacts, Ernesto Marcheggiani (Polytechnic University of Marche), Luca Luzi  (Opera Onlus)
15.30: The Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum. A Case Study, Josef Caruana and Maria Elena Zammit (Heritage Malta)
16.15: A Critical overview of Covid19: threat or opportunity? Paschalis Arvanitidis (University of Thessaly)
16.30: Discussion and Closing remarks, Ernesto Marcheggiani and Giuseppe Pace (ISMed–CNR)