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WELCOME to Re-Value and Aarhus 2017

Welcome to Aarhus the European Capital of Culture 2017. In the course of 2017, Aarhus and the eighteen other municipalities in the Central Denmark Region will celebrate a year as European Capital of Culture.

The programme of European Capital of Culture Aarhus 2017 is structured around 4 MEGA events, 12 Full Moon events and many highlights around which a matrix of programmes are gathered to strengthen themes of liveability, gastronomy, nature, sport and play, history, belief and generations. At the heart are the theme Let’s Rethink and the values of Democracy, Diversity and Sustainability.

We are happy to invite you to the conference RE-Value, where the focus is about rethinking the value of arts and culture. The conference will be the 11th conference of the University Network of European Capitals of Culture (UNeECC). As a network UNeECC are working to ensure the recognition of the role and contribution of universities to the success of the cities conferred the title “European Capital of Culture”.