ROCEEH Conference ‚Human Origins – Digital Future‘


27 – 31 July 2020, online.

‚The Role of Culture in Early Expansions of Humans‘ (ROCEEH) is a project at the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic they hold their 2020 conference, entitled ‚Human Origins – Digital Future‘, online.

The conference aims at presenting and discussing the development, use and long-term sustenance of large scientific databases, especially within the context of anthropological research. It asks how databases and other information technology can be used to gain knowledge by retrieving and extracting archaeological, paleoanthropological, paleobiological and paleogeographic information.

The conference programme is available online. The document also contains a registration form. Participation is possible via Zoom and free of charge.