I think you will find it enlightening as it clearly demonstrates the thoroughness and care that STURP exhibited in planning their research.
It creates a benchmark and provides an example that future Shroud researchers can use to carefully plan their own work.
An appointment for which they are still mobilizing all the dioceses of the world.
The press conference on the streets held on Friday 4 May at the Circolo della Stampa at Palazzo Ceriana in Turin, the headquarters of the Piedmontese Order of Journalists, served to take stock of the stages of approach to the highlights of the initiative: those until August 12th.
You can use an online translation service to translate the page into your native language.
We have permanently archived links to the Test Plan on our Main Menu and 1978 Scientific Examination pages.
Watch for more important STURP information in our next update.
Since then, the International Center of Sindonology (CIS) in Turin has provided us with some updated information, including several links to Italian language websites about the event.
The first of these is to a Press Conference website titled, "10 Paths for the Pilgrimage of Young People to the Shroud." Below is an online English language translation of the page.
The most recent update appears at the top of the page.