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“.

2. Fachtagung für Feldarchäologie

22. bis 25. April 2020 in Bremen (Deutschland).

Im April 2020 veranstaltet der Verband für Grabungstechnik und Feldarchäologie e.V. (VGFA) in Zusammenarbeit mit der Landesarchäologie der Freien Hansestadt Bremen seine zweite Fachtagung. Es werden auch Beiträge aus Nachbardisziplinen, einschließlich Anthrop0logie, angenommen. Beiträge von Studierenden und Fortzubildenden sind ausdrücklich erwünscht.

Vorschläge für Beiträge können bis zum 1. Oktober 2019 eingereicht werden. Detaillierte Informationen finden Sie auf der Tagungswebsite.

VGFA

12th Archaeological Conference of Central Germany

10 to 12 October 2019 in Halle (Saale, Germany).

As always, the annual meeting is dedicated to a central topic. This year’s motto is

Ritual Violence – Rituals of Violence

A reference point for contributions is provided by two archaeological sites, the monumental earthwork of Salzmünde and the Pömmelte Woodhenge (4th to 3rd Millennium BC). These will be discussed in relation to other sites yielding evidence of ritual violence.

Contributions will be in English or German. The programme of podium presentations is available online or through the conference flyer. Abstracts for poster presentations will be accepted until 15 September 2019, see call for posters on the conference website. The conference is free for presenters, otherwise the fee is 45€ (20€ reduced fee). Registration can be effectuated online. Get more information from the conference website.

LDA Sachsen-Anhalt

89th AAPA Annual Meeting

15 to 18 April 2020 in Los Angeles (California, USA).

The 89th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA) will be held at the JW Marriott Los Angeles LA Live (900 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, Ca. 90015).

Symposium proposals can be submitted until 15 August 2019. The deadline for abstract submissions is 15 October 2019. Proposals for workshops, discussion sessions or training events are due until 15 November 2019. Get more information from the meeting website.

AAPA

BARFAA 2019

18 October 2019 in Allendale (Michigan, USA).

The Midwest Bioarchaeology & Forensic Anthropology Association (BARFAA) will meet at the Grand Valley State University from 8am to 5pm. Registration opened on 14 August 2019. Papers and posters focusing on bioarchaeology and forensic anthropology can be submitted until 4 October 2019, 5pm Eastern Time.

Registration fees are 40$ for students and 45$ for postdoc participants. As the BARFAA website is currently under construction, registration requests and submissions have to be directed via email to Gwyn Madden at Grand Valley State University’s Anthropology department.

AAFS 2020 Annual Meeting

17 – 22 February 2020 in Anaheim (California, USA).

In 2020, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center. The meeting theme is

Crossing Borders

The submission deadline for contributions is 1 August 2019. Get more information from the meeting website.

AAFS

Joint AAA/CASCA Meeting 2019

20 to 24 November 2019 in Vancouver (Canada).

In 2019, the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and the Canadian Anthropological Society (CASCA) will join forces to organise their annual meetings together. The conference has the guiding theme

Changing Climates
Changer d’air

Paper submission is possible until 10 April 2019 (3 pm Eastern time) through the AAA submission system. In the period from 17 April to 15 May, submissions for „late breaking sessions“ will still be accepted. These will deal with current events and topics. Advance registration ends on 20 March 2019, standard registration on 31 October 2019. Onsite registration will only be possible until 20 November 2019. Get more information from the conference sites of the AAA and the CASCA.

AAA-CASCA 2019

13th GfA International Meeting

23 to 27 September 2019 in Göttingen (Germany).

The 13th International Meeting of the Society for Anthropology (Gesellschaft für Anthropologie, GfA) will be held at the Centre of Anatomy of Göttingen University. The guiding them is

Weal and Woe
Health and wellbeing from an anthropological perspective

Get more information from the conference website.