3-7 Jun 2019 Barcelona (Spain)


Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
The Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya (MAC), where archaeology teaches, inspires, and thrills us, displaying Catalonia’s history from prehistory to the Middle Ages. The museum also offers a varied and interesting programme of activities and temporary exhibitions (the museum currently exhibits: 'Archaeology in exile: The Archaeology museum of Catalonia and the Spanish war. 1936-1939), and is a must for anyone interested in archaeology and the ancient art and history of Catalonia and the eastern Mediterranean. One museum, five locations: Barcelona, Empúries, Girona, Olèrdola and Ullastret.
International Council for Archaeozoology International Council for Archaeozoology
The International Council for Archaeozoology (ICAZ) is a nonprofit organization devoted to promoting archaeozoological research of the highest scientific standards and fostering communication among the international community of archaeozoologists. ICAZ members number more than 500 individuals from 50 countries around the world, all with the common interest of understanding past relationships between humans and animals. One of the primary ways in which ICAZ meets its goal of promoting communication among archaeozoologists is through sponsoring meetings. There are two kinds of ICAZ sponsored meetings: International Conferences, which are held once every four years, and International Committee Meetings, which occur once every two years.
Laboratori d'Arqueozoologia Laboratori d'Arqueozoologia
The Archaeozoology laboratory is a leading research group focused on understanding human-animal interactions in our past. The research lines spread to the birth and consolidation of first farming societies with a special focus in animal domestication processes, animal resources management in hunter-fisher-gatherer american societies, exploitation of coastal resources and animal management in historical times. The application of innovative research and leading techniques and analysis such as staple isotopes analysis, aDNA, biomechanics, GMM, osteon analysis and finite elements analysis allows us to move forward and develop the discipline.
Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana i Evolució Social Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana i Evolució Social
The Catalan Institute of Human Paleoecology and Social Evolution (IPHES) is a transdisciplinary institution that promotes advanced research, education and knowledge transfer, and social engagement with science. Therefore, we cross and combine different fields of science, humanities and social sciences, but also geosciences and biosciences to apply them to the study of human and social evolution. Our aim is to promote knowledge both about ancient human species of the past and about human beings today.
Grup de Recerca Arqueològica al Mediterrani i el Pròxim Orient (GRAMPO) Grup de Recerca Arqueològica al Mediterrani i el Pròxim Orient (GRAMPO)
GRAMPO is a research group that clusters the study, diffusion and research work of three intertwined archaeology research groups. ‘SAPPO’ focuses on archaeology of the first farming societies of the Near East and the Iberian Peninsula. ‘Laboratori d’arqueozoologia’ researches the birth, consolidation and development of animal domestication processes. ‘ARCHAEOM’ is centred on archaeometry of pottery from the near East, the Mediterranean basin and the Iberian Peninsula. GRAMPO has a long and unique trajectory in Spain of transmediterranean multidisciplinary research, with stable excavation and research projects. The combination of solid archaeological data with the application of innovative analytics are the base for its scientific research.
Agència Catalana del Patrimoni Cultural Agència Catalana del Patrimoni Cultural
The Catalan Cultural Heritage Agency has the mission of managing the cultural heritage of the catalan government with criteria of integrity, sustainability and efficiency. The Agency supports the department responsible for culture on activities programmed to execute the policies established by the competent unit in the field of cultural heritage.
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
We are a leading university providing quality teaching in a wide variety of courses that meet the needs of society and are adapted to the new models of the Europe of Knowledge. Our courses provide students with outstanding practical experience, helping them to be better prepared as they enter the professional world. UAB is internationally renowned for its quality and innovation in research.
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