Calendar of Events—2014
FEB 15 – 18, 2014
New Advances and Applications in Sclerochronology session at the 10th North American Paleontological Convention (NAPC) in Gainesville, Florida, USA. View the website.
MAR 5 – 7, 2014
Workshop: Origin and importance of falconry until 1500 AD with an emphasis on northern Europe (Schleswig, Germany). Email the organizer for more information.
MAR 10 – 11, 2014
Workshop: SEAPEOPLE- Archaeology of maritime hunter-gatherers: From settlement function to the organization of the coastal zone (Rennes, France). Visit the website.
MAR 26 – 28, 2014
The 6th Scientific Meeting of the ICAZ Archaeozoology, Genetics & Morphometrics Working Group will take place in Lisbon (Portugal). View the conference website.
APR 23 – 27, 2014
The Society for American Archaeology (SAA) meeting in Austin, Texas has several zooarchaeology-related sessions. View the complete SAA program. Those who can make it to the conference are also invited to attend the new SAA Zooarchaeology Interest Group, meeting on Thursday April 24, 6-7pm.
- Animal life histories: integrative zooarchaeological approaches to interpretation of individual animals
- Resilience, Collapse and Survival in Interesting Times: Viking Age to Medieval Transitions in The Norse North Atlantic ca. 1250-1450CE
- Current Issues in Zooarchaeological Sampling and Methodology
APR 26, 2014
Association for Environmental Archaeology (AEA) and Conchological Society Joint Conference on Molluscs in Archaeology. View the conference website.
JUN 9 – 13, 2014
Artifacts made out of Bone and Related Materials: Manufacture, Typology and Use proposed workshop at the 9th International Congress on the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East (ICAANE), Basel, Switzerland. More details here (PDF).
JUN 20 – 21, 2014
Postgraduate Zooarchaeology Forum (PZAF), Institute of Archaeology, UCL. Find details on the website: pzaf2014.wordpress.com.
AUG 25 – 30, 2014
10th meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group (WBRG) in Beograd, Serbia. Details on the website.
AUG 27 – 30, 2014
International Symposium on Biomolecular Archaeology (ISBA) at the University of Basel, Switzerland. Email for more information.
SEPT 1 – 7, 2014
Zooarchaeology related sessions at the 17th congress of the Union Internationale des Sciences Prehistoriques et Protohistoriques (UISPP) in Burgos, Spain: Search the conference website for sessions B18, B25, B29, B31, B34, B38.
SEPT 22 – 27, 2014
The 12th ICAZ International Conference will take place in San Rafael (Mendoza), Argentina at the Museo de Historia Natural de San Rafael. For details, visit the conference website.
SEPT 28 – OCT 10, 2014
Vertebrate Taphonomy: Applications and Implications symposium at the 4th International Paleontological Congress (IPC) in Mendoza, Argentina. Visit the conference website.
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