Public keynote lecture 1: Prof. Sturt Manning: Time, History and Climate in Cyprus: the Cyprus Dendrochronology Laboratory and recent progress

Public keynote lecture 2: Dr Vassilis Kilikoglou: Archaeological materials studies and modern innovation: examples from the study of ceramics and mortars


The conference is organized by thematic sessions:


SESSION I Frontiers in Digital Archaeology (Chairs: Prof. F. Niccolucci, Dr S. Hermon)

Keynote Lecture: Prof Franco Niccolucci: Challenges in Digital Archaeology


SESSION II Art Characterisation (Chairs: Dr M. Menu, Dr N. Bakirtzis)

Keynote Lecture: Dr Michel Menu: Heritage Science a discipline for the conservation and analysis of works of art.


SESSION III Synchrotrons in Archaeology and CH-SESAME (Chairs: Dr G. Paolucci,  Dr K. O. Lorentz)

Keynote Lecture: Dr Giorgio Paolucci: Cultural Heritage and Archaeological Research at SESAME Synchrotron


SESSION IV Human Osteoarchaeology (Chairs: Prof. A. Soltysiak, Dr E. Nikita)

Keynote lecture: Prof. Arkadiusz Soltysiak: Textual sources: A headache and a godsend for Mediterranean and Oriental bioarchaeologists


SESSION V Crops, Food Choices, and Landscapes (Chairs: Prof. M. Jones, Dr E. Margaritis)

Keynote Lecture:  Prof. Martin Jones: Mobility and selection: some reflections upon domestication


SESSION VI Computation in Archaeology (Chairs: Prof. E. Paliou, Dr G. Artopoulos )

Keynote Lecture: Prof. Eleutheria Paliou: Modelling long-term settlement evolution: further insights into the application of spatial interaction entropy maximisation models (SIEMs) in archaeology


SESSION VII Archaeological Materials (Chairs: Prof. Kh. Al-Bashaireh, Prof. Th. Rehren )

Keynote lecture: Prof. Khaled Al-Bashaireh: Ancient marble trade and its provenance determination