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“.

46th PPA Annual North American Meeting

25-27 March in Cleveland (Ohio, USA).

The Paleopathology Association (PPA) will hold their 2019 annual meeting in Cleveland, in conjunction with the meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA).

Detailed information is coming up on the PPA website.

PPA

AAPA 88th Annual Meeting

27 to 30 March 2019 in Cleveland (Ohio, USA).

The American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA) will hold its annual meeting at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland. Participants should observe the following deadlines:

15 August 2018: Symposium proposals

15 October 2018: Abstracts for papers and posters

15 November 2018: Proposals for Workshops, Discussion Sessions and Training Events

15 March 2019: Pre-registration for meeting workshops

Get more information at the conference website and the local arrangements website.

AAPA 2019 Annual Meeting

BARFAA 25th Annual Meeting

19 – 20 October 2018 in Wichita (Kansas, USA).

In 2018, The Midwest Bioarchaeology & Forensic Anthropology Association (BARFAA) will meet at the Department of Anthropology of Wichita State University. Details are not yet public (as of 6 June 2018) but are expected to appear on the BARFAA website. The meeting will be chaired by Peer Moore-Jansen.

 

ÖGM-Tagung „Leben mit dem Tod“

11. – 15.09.2018 in St. Pölten (Österreich).

Leben mit dem Tod –

Der Umgang mit der Sterblichkeit in Mittelalter und Neuzeit.

Internationale Tagung der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Mittelalterarchäologie (ÖGM) 2018.

Im Tagungsprogramm sind GfA-Mitglieder vertreten. Die stellvertretende Vorstandsvorsitzende und Verantwortliche für Öffentlichkeitsarbeit, Bettina Jungklaus, wird am 11. September über Sonderbestattungen aus dem Dreißigjährigen Krieg sprechen. Amelie Alterauge, Redakteurin des Newsletters für den Wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs, stellt am 12. September Veränderungen im Bestattungsbrauchtum vom 17. zum 19. Jahrhundert anhand von Gruftbestattungen in der Klosterkirche von Riesa (Sachsen, Deutschland) vor.

Weitere Informationen sowie das vollständige Tagungsprogramm finden Sie auf der Tagungswebsite. Anmeldungsfrist ist der 16.08.2018, die Tagungsgebühr beträgt 60,-€ (30,-€ ermäßigt).

12th GAPA Meeting

24 to 28 September 2018 in Constance (Germany).

The twelfth meeting of the Society for Archaeozoology and Prehistoric Anthropology (Gesellschaft für Archäozoologie und Prähistorische Anthropologie, GAPA) will be held from 24 to 28 September 2018 in Constance (Konstanz, Germany). The event is co-organised with the State Office for the Preservation of Historical Monuments within the Regional Authority of Baden-Württemberg at Stuttgart.

Contributions can be made in German or English language and in the form of podium (about 15 to 20 minutes, exact slots will be determined) or poster presentations (format A0). The organisers reserve the right to refuse the preferred presentation type if scheduling demands. All proceedings of the conference will be published in the series „Beiträge zur Archäozoologie und Prähistorischen Anthropologie“.

The deadline for registration and submission of contribution titles is 15 July 2018. Registration forms can be obtained from and sent to Dr. Elisabeth Stephan (elisabeth.stephan@rps.bwl.de; Landesamt für Denkmalpflege im Regierungspräsidium Stuttgart, Dienstsitz Konstanz Osteologie, Stromeyersdorfstrasse 3, 78467 Konstanz, Germnany). There is no participation fee.
GAPA

AAA 117th Annual Meeting

14 – 18 November 2018 in San Jose (California, USA).

The 117th annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) will take place from 14 to 18 November 2018 in San Jose (California, USA). The programme of the Biological Anthropology Section (BAS) is chaired by Christopher Lynn. The section has put forth some suggestions for the types of proposals encouraged for the 2018 meeting:

The BAS is interested in any and all proposals, especially those which engage with the intersection of traditional biological approaches and the broader field of anthropology.

Submissions for contributions can be made until 16 April 2018, 3pm EDT (8pm GMT/UTC). Early registration will also close on 16 April 2018, standard registraition on 31 October 2018.

Get more information from the meeting website.

AAA

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

Registration

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.