26th EAA Annual Meeting call for sessions

The call for sessions is open until Thursday 7 November 2019. Check Themes, Scientific Programme and FAQ tabs for more information.

Looking back at the 25th EAA AM in Bern:

  • 1866 registrants
  • 166 sessions
  • 1747 presentations

More detailed reports to follow.

EAA Annual Membership Business Meeting

was held on Friday 6 September at 17:45 in Hauptgebäude (Main Building), Bern University, Room No. 210. Please see details and reports here.

EAA Student Award 2019 - deadline 8 August 2019

The 28th EAA Annual Meeting will be hosted in Belfast, northern ireland

Early bird conference registration fee

Deadline is EXTENDED to 10 April 2019.

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Call for papers / posters is closed.

Acceptance / rejection of submissions will be announced to authors by 26 March.

Travel grants

check for Grant selection criteria for EAA 2019, and how to apply. Deadline is 11 April 2019, 23:59 CET!

Registration for EAA 2019 is open

Register for the 25th Annual Meeting in Bern. Please note that eventually all Annual Meeting participants have to be current (2019) EAA members and register for the Annual Meeting online.

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Search EAA Repository

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

Online versions of the Programme Book and Abstract Book

are now available in pdf. Please note that minor changes may still occur.

3266 contributions submitted

for the 24th EAA Annual Meeting in Barcelona, following the 19 February deadline

Exhibit at the European Archaeology Fair in Barcelona

and use this marketing opportunity to reach out to over 2,000 expected delegates - read further

Call for Volunteers


for 24th EAA Annual Meeting in Barcelona.

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Read the President's Welcome speech

at the Opening Ceremony of the 23rd Annual Meeting in Maastricht

Building Bridges, together

Call for EAA 2017 Annual Meeting in Maastricht by Felipe Criado-Boado

The deadline for EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION for the 23rd EAA conference in Maastricht has been extended tO 20 MaY


Notes on the 22nd EAA Annual Meeting in Vilnius


Watch the Opening Ceremony of the 22nd EAA conference live from Vilnius here


Open letter to the Government of Colombia

"EAA is aware of complex situation that has arisen regarding the shipwreck of the Galleon San José located in the territorial waters of Colombia...". Read public letter of the EAA Executive Board here.
Please participate in the

EAA members' survey 2019

and help us make the EAA better for you!

Connecting Archaeological Associations in Europe – participate in the survey

EAA is looking for Social Media / Administration Assistant

temporary part time position (10 hours / week) in Prague, Czech Republic. 
Deadline for sending CV and a cover letter: 20 October.

EAA Heritage Prize 2019

was awarded to Osman Kavala

and Fundación Catedral Santa María, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Euskadi, Spain

EAA Student Award 2019

was awarded to Annabell Zander

Read New Issue of TEA 61 - Summer 2019


Karen Waugh, EAA Secretary (1963-2019)

With utmost sadness we share the news that our highly esteemed EAA Secretary, Karen Waugh, died on the afternoon of July 16 following a short illness.

Vote in the EAA 2019 election

(available to current members only upon logging in)

Congratulations to Ian Hodder,

founding member of EAA,  who has been honored by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II for his work in archaeology and his contribution to the relations between the United Kingdom and Turkey.

EAA Medieval Europe Research Community (MERC) is invites EAA members to consider endorsing the

Europa Nostra appeal

against cable-car project on the Belgrade Fortress

EAA Community on Integrating Archaeological Heritage Management and Tourism contributed to

“Cultural rights and public space” survey

with particular reference to tourism and ’over tourism’ at archaeological sites that open to the public and tourism within historic cities

Read New Issue of TEA 60 - Spring 2019


Fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral


Researchers interested in participating in the jointly sponsored Society for American Archaeology – European Association of Archaeologists design workshop

Synthetic Study of Human Migration as Understood from a Long-Term Perspective

are invited to complete the Request for Information for this new initiative by 15 June 2019

Sebastiano Tusa (1952-2019)

with sorrow and sadness we share the news of the sudden death of our fellow EAA member


Click here for details

Read New Issue of TEA 59 - Winter 2018/2019


New issue of EJA (22-1) now available

Call for nominations

to the positions available for election in 2019: Treasurer, Ordinary Executive Board Member (two positions), Nomination Committee Member

EAA wishes you happy new year

Please note that the EAA Secretariat will close 22 December - 6 January

Professor Roger J. Mercer (1944-2018)

with great sadness we share the news of the death of our fellow EAA member

Invitation to apply for the post of Deputy Editor for the European Journal of Archaeology

please click here for details

New issue of EJA (21-4) now available

Read New Issue of TEA 58 - Autumn/Fall 2018


EAA is looking for

a part-time Financial and Accounting Assistant. Deadline 6 November 2018.

Johanna Stöger 1957 - 2018

with great sadness we share news of the death of our former Editorial Board member

Ericka Engelstad 1947 - 2018

with great sadness we share news of the death of Ericka Engelstad

Henry F. Cleere 1926 - 2018

It is with deep and sincere sadness that the EAA has heard about the recent passing of Henry Cleere. more

Pavlopetri Watch Day

made possible also thanks to previous EAA support

New issue of EJA (21-3) now available

Read New Issue of TEA 57 - Summer 2018


Iron-Age-Danube project

was nominated to be a finalist of the RegioStars Award - please read more and vote for the project

Read New Issue of TEA 56 - Spring 2018


European Archaeological Prize 2018

call for nominations

EJA 21.2 just published - see content here

European Journal of Archaeology

Read New Issue of TEA 55 - Winter 2017/2018

New THEMES volume has just been published

Members can buy all THEMES volumes at 30% discount

EnTIRE Project Call for participants

The EnTIRE project aims to create an online platform that makes information about research Integrity and research ethics easily accessible to the research community.

European Commission's Horizon 2020 Science with and for Society programme

is looking for experts with experience in Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to assist in the evaluation of proposals.

EAA wishes you Happy New Year

Please note that the EAA Secretariat is closed from 23 December 2017 to 2 January 2018.

Read New Issue of TEA 54 - Autumn/Fall


New email address will ensure prompt replies to your queries regarding EAA membership, Annual Meeting or anything related to EAA.

New THEMES volume has just been published

Members can buy all THEMES volumes at 30% discount

The 19th European Archaeological Heritage Prize

has been awarded to Unità di Crisi e di Coordinamento Regionale Marche del Ministero dei beni e delle attività culturali e del turismo

The 2017 Student Award

has been awarded to Emma Brownlee and the Runner-Up Student Award to Yftinus van Popta

Words by EAA President

about last week attacks in Barcelona, where next EAA Annual Meeting takes place. READ MORE

Attend EAA Annual Membership Business Meeting

on Friday 1 September and review the agenda and appendices including documents developing the EAA strategic planning

New issue of European Journal of Archaeology

EAA members can read the journal online after signing in.

read New Issue of TEA 52/53 - spring/Summer


Europa 2017: The Bronze Age as Pre-Modern Globalisation

Conference of the Prehistoric Society in honor of Helle Vandkilde
23 - 24 June 2017, University of Southampton

New THEMES volume has just been published

Members can buy all THEMES volumes at 30% discount

European Archaeology: Identities and Migrations

Seminar in honor of Jean-Paul Demoule
June 13, 2017, Université de Paris 1-Panthéon–Sorbonne

check the overview of upcoming events

- among them The Prehistoric Society EUROPA Conference 2017 in honour of long-standing EAA member Professor Helle Vandkilde

Invitation to apply for the post of Cambridge Elements Editor with the EAA

Cambridge University Press has approached EAA to propose Elements, a new series of digital publications that will complete the current range of EAA publications.


now fully interactive but also available in pdf

Executive Board meeting

During its recent meeting in Prague, the EAA Executive Board selected Sophie Hueglin as the EAA Vice-President to replace Nurcan Yalman (out-going VP in 2016). Sophie will take over the task of monitoring and co-ordinating communications with the current EAA committees and working parties. The Spring 2017 Executive Board meeting minutes are available here

Statement of the Committee on Illicit Trade in Cultural Materials to an ongoing auction at Christie’s

We are happy to report that Christie's has withdrawn the unprovenanced Roman marble figurine from auction to be held on 25 October.

The 18th European Archaeological Heritage Prize

has been awarded to L’Unité d'archéologie de la ville de Saint-Denis and dr. Caroline Sturdy Colls
watch video

The 2016 Student Award

has been awarded to Sian Mui and Shumon Hussain
watch video  


Members can buy all THEMES volumes at 30% discount