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EAA Student Award 2020

goes to Samantha Leggett  for her paper "Tackling Early Medieval Transitions Using a Hierarchical and Multi-isotope Approach"

EAA 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting

The EAA 26th Virtual Annual Meeting 24-30 August 2020, with a full scientific and social programme is now approaching fast. Check out the Virtual environment (Hopin) all this week via your personal registration link you receive by email if you are current member. Remember: All current (2020) members are welcome to take part. We look forward to your participation!

Become EAA member

If you wish to attend the EAA virtual Annual Meeting, you need to be current (2020) EAA member. Only EAA members will be allowed to attend the virtual event but anyone is welcome to join us!

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EAA 2020 Virtual AM

Check guidelines for participants and software requirements. Please remember to register for Hopin before the event (the link has been sent to all current members by email). The testing environment will be open from 17 August.

Scientific programme and Abstract Book of the EAA VAM

are now available under the Scientific programme  tab.

Meet our sponsors and exhibitors

the fair will be open during the Virtual Annual Meeting as usual.

EAA 2022 Annual Meeting in Budapest

The Annual Meeting in Budapest, Hungary will be held in 2022 as the 28th EAA Annual Meeting. Confirmed dates: 31 August - 3 September 2020.

The EAA Annual Meeting in Belfast, Northern Ireland is moved to 2023, the 29th EAA Annual Meeting

27th EAA Annual Meeting

EAA signs Memorandum of Understanding with Kiel University. The 27th Annual Meeting will take place in Kiel, Germany from 8-11 September 2021.

Search EAA Repository

The EAA Repository now contains all sessions and presentations accepted for the 24th EAA Annual Meeting in Barcelona and 25th EAA Annual Meeting in Bern. The content will be updated annually.

check the overview of upcoming events


The European Archaeological Heritage Prize 2020

was awarded to Gilly Carr (individual category)

and REMAINS of Greenland program and network (institutional category)

Honorary mention was made to SARAT (Safeguarding Archaeological Assets of Turkey) Project and The Splashcos-Network

results of the 2020 EAA election

are available here

EAA 2020 Annual Membership Business Meeting

was held virtually on Friday 28 August. Read reports here.

Read New Issue of TEA 65 - Summer 2020

This issue of TEA includes all the individual election candidate statements.

EAA endorses the UNESCO World Heritage statement on Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

Read the statement here: https://en.unesco.org/news/unesco-statement-hagia-sophia-istanbul

Europe Day Manifesto

“Cultural Heritage: a powerful catalyst for the future of Europe”, signed by EAA as well, just released. Read more and sign here.

New issue of EJA (23-2) now available

EAA signs joint letter to the European Commission

Find out more about proposals regarding the ways to cope with the consequences of COVID-19 on Creative Europe and the European Cultural and Creative Sectors here.

EAA statement on threats against heritage

EAA endorses the statements of criticism issued by numerous organizations and international bodies against President Trump´s threats to target Iranian Cultural Heritage sites.

EAA 2019 surveys' results

Executive Board's and membership's surveys are available here.

New THEMES volume has just been published

Members can buy all THEMES volumes at 30% discount

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