Eva Roels

Eva Roels

KULeuven: Master in archaeology (1993-1997), additional master in History (1997-1999), and an additional master in education

Gent Hogeschool: an additional degree in Management in Art & Culture (2001-2002).


Work experience
Field archaeologist in Belgium (Ename) and abroad (1998-2001). General administrator of the Ename Center for Public Archaeology and Heritage Presentation (2001-2010).

Project officer Tourism, City of Oudenaarde (2010-2012)

Director of Tourism, Events and International relations, City of Oudenaarde (since 2012).


Member of ICOMOS since 2002.

ICOMOS Flanders-Brussels, chair (2020-present) and ICOMOS Belgium, vice-chair (2020-2023) and chair (2023-present).

Secretary General of ICOMOS ICIP Scientific Committee (presentative and interpretation) (2009-2018) and expert member of ICOMOS ICCT Scientific Committee (cultural tourism) (since 2023).

Koepel van Attracties en Musea vzw, board member (2012-present), vice-president (2016-present).

Board member Efforts (since 2022)