Ankündigungen von Fachtagungen, sowohl durch die GfA und extern organisiert sowie Calls for Papers u.ä. Workshops fallen unter diese Kategorie, wenn sie als reine Abfolge angekündigter Vorträge ausfallen. Workshops mit Beteiligung der Teilnehmenden fallen unter die Kategorie „Fortbildungen“.

8th International Symposium on Biomolecular Archaeology

18 to 21 September 2018 in Jena (Germany)

The meeting will be held at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.

Call for Papers

Submissions are accepted until 8 May 2018 for the following topics:

  • Population structure and migration
  • Deep human population prehistory
  • Analytical methods in population genetics
  • Demographic modelling
  • Paleoproteomics
  • Mobility
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Microremains and residues
  • Archaeology of the invisible
  • Domestication
  • Genetic adaptation and evolution
  • Ecology and extinction
  • Plagues and pathogens
  • Pathogen genomics
  • Microbiomes
  • Advances in metagenomics
  • Host pathogen interaction and immunity


Early-bird registration until 8 May 2018; late registration will be possible until the meeting.

Find more information and effect abstract submission and registration on the meeting website.

Paleoanthropology Society Annual Meeting

10 to 11 April 2018 in Austin (Texas, USA)


19th International Congress of Classical Archaeology

Archaeology and Economy in the Ancient World
22 – 26 May 2018 in Cologne and Bonn (Germany)

Session 1 – The human factor: demography, nutrition, health, epidemics

Panel propositions deadline: 15 March 2017
Early-bird registration deadline: 31 August 2017
Standard registration deadline: 31 january 2018
Late registration deadline: 21 May 2018

It is possible to apply for travel allowances; please contact the organisers of the meeting.

Meeting website

10th Annual Meeting of the Anthropology and Funeral Archaeology Group

23 – 25 May 2018 in Bordeaux (France)

The Unhealthy Body: The Care for and Funerary Treatment of the Ill and Infirm Across the Ages

Call for papers

Gender Transformations in Prehistoric and Archaic Societies


8 to 10 March 2018, Kiel (Germany)

Workshop organised by the DFG-funded collaborative research centre „Scales of Transformation: Human-Environmental Interaction in Prehistoric and Archaic Societies.

  • Tracing gender transformations
  • Gendering shaping environment
  • Gendering fieldwork

Abstract submission deadline: 31 October 2017

Call for Papers