Information Conference 2019 in Vienna (Austria)
This year’s meeting of the European Association for the advancement of archaeology by experiment EXAR takes place in Vienna/Austria at the Natural History Museum from Thursday September 26th to Sunday September 29th. For this conference we ask for presentations. Lectures on the latest methods of investigation of finds and findings, possibilities of analysis and reconstruction as well as reports of scientific demonstrations and associated museological methods of mediation are again in focus.
During the conference a side program is organized. Thursday evening September 26th starts with the Get-together for the early arrivers at a Restaurant Buschenschank Fuhrgassl-Huber, Neustift am Walde 68, 1190 Vienna. Friday and Saturday are the days for the conference in the Natural History Museum Vienna, Maria-Theresien-Platz, 1010 Vienna. Following the lectures there will be moments for meeting up and exchanging experiences and research results.
At Saturday September 28th succeeding the conference the annual meeting of EXAR will take place. At Sunday September 29th the conference concludes with a guided tour in the Natural History Museum.
The central topic of the conference is: “Experimental archaeology in science and education 2019”. The lectures will present current experiments and projects of reconstructing archaeology, in addition, the discussion of the scientific method experimental archaeology. Further experiences in using the research method and the education and presentation of experimental research will be presented.
Important data and information
End date for submission of papers: 15 June 2019
The conference will take place from September 26th to September 29th 2019, lectures on September 27th and 28th, 2019
Conference languages are German and English.
The EXAR board
Prof. Dr. Gunter Schöbel
EXAR – european association for the advancement of experimental archeology