The International Conference Archaeometallurgy in Europe has been organized every four years since 2003, in Milan (2003), Grado-Aquileia (2007), Bochum (2011), Madrid (2015) and Miskolc (2019). These conferences represent the most important forum for scientific discussion on early metalworking in Europe and other related regions of the Old World. The most important goal of this scientific symposium is to present new insights, new approaches and new results from complex projects in the field of archaeometallurgy.
The 6th International Conference will be held in Falun, Sweden, from the 11th to the 14th of June 2024. It is organized by the Historical Metallurgy Group at Jernkontoret. Jernkontoret is the Swedish Iron and Steel producers’ association. The Historical Metallurgy Group involve both archaeological and historical documentation and research as well as cultural heritage conservation relating to the production of metals.The focus is on the development and history of the iron and steel industry and cover all historical epochs in a Nordic scope