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2nd - 3rd of December 2021
Scientific conference Methodology & Archaeometry, Zagreb, Croatia

Important Info

Submission deadline
October 15, 2021
Conference start
December 2, 2021

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 9th scientific conference Methodology and Archaeometry which will take place on 2nd and 3rd of December 2021

The scientific conference Methodology and Archaeometry is being organised by the
Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb since 2013. The goal of the conference is to entice interdisciplinary, critical thinking, new insights and approaches as well as new theoretical frameworks in contemporary archaeological science. Coverage of a wide spectrum of themes and scientific disciplines has resulted in papers and discussions that promote scientific issues in the fields of methodology, documentation and interpretation of archaeological data. The interdisciplinary character of the conference brings together archaeologists and researchers from other scientific disciplines with whom archaeologists collaborate closely; and who – through their work, projects and ideas – promote new insights about Interpretation of the human life in the past.

Due to the situation related to COVID-19 pandemic, the conference will be organized in a virtual format on: https://hopin.com/events/metarh-2021

 

Conference Themes and Topics

Coverage of a wide spectrum of themes and scientific disciplines has resulted in papers and discussions that promote scientific issues in the fields of methodology, documentation and interpretation of archaeological data. The main questions for this two section is aimed to address are:

Section Methodology

1. Archaeological methodology: Recent trends and continuous problems
2. Interpreting archaeological record
3. Misuse of the archaeological record
4. Archaeological heritage management standards
5. Data sharing in archaeology: Open access digital repositories
6. Teaching and learning methods in archaeology
7. Ethics in archaeological practice
8. Experimental archaeology

Section Archaeometry

1. Raw material provenance studies
2. Archaeological methodology in the interpretation of arhaeometric studies
3. Technological studies
4. Radiocarbon analysis and interpretation
5. Data sharing in archaeology: Open access digital repositories
6. Ancient DNA – potentials, benefits and problems

Important Notice

Deadline for submitting abstracts for oral presentations and posters is October 15, 2021.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR Abstracts:
Abstracts for oral presentations and posters should be submitted according to the following structure
Author details: full name, organization, address, email
Title: choose a title that reflects the main message of the abstract
Text: should not exceed 300 words

INSTRUCTIONS FOR POSTER PRESENTATIONS:
The poster must be no less than A1 and no larger than A0 size (AO size is 841mm x 1189mm).
Orientation of your poster must be in portrait style.

All summaries will be published in the abstract book and available at the website of the conference. The official language of the conference is English. There is no registration fee.