In the opening ceremony, president of Yarmouk University Dr. Rifaat Faouri assured that we in Jordan are proud of our national identity which is the source of our strength and pride, and that we respect and appreciate other identities which made our land safe and free. He pointed to the importance of heritage in fostering the national identity. the conference lasted for two days 4-5/4/2016 and entailed very important topics in heritage and national idetity.