Scientific Committees

Through its International Scientific Committees (ISCs), comprised of experts from around the world, as well as its triennial General Assembly, ICOMOS has established international standards for the preservation, restoration, and management of the cultural environment. At the 2005 General Assembly in China, ICOMOS ratified the Eger-Xi’an Principles(pdf file), which adopt a new membership structure for the International Scientific Committees (ISCs). See below for a list of committees and application procedures for becoming an Expert Members of ISCs.

Application Procedures for Membership in ICOMOS International Scientific Committees (ISCs)

Note: Only US/ICOMOS International Members are eligible for ISC membership. Learn more about the benefits of becoming an International Member.