2019 May - 11th Experimental Archaeology Conference EAC11, Trento, Italy

Co-organised by
University of Trento

EXARC (https://exarc.net) and University of Trento (www.unitn.it) are pleased to announce the 11th Experimental Archaeology Conference (#EAC11), which will be held in University of Trento, Italy, on the 2-4 May 2019. 

The University of Trento was founded in 1962 as an institute for social sciences. It was a pioneering institution which housed Italy’s first Faculty of Sociology. Over the following decades, Trento expanded into the sciences and other subjects, and it achieved considerable results in didactics, research, and international relations, according to CENSIS and the Italian Ministry of Education.

University of TrentoThe didactic and scientific activities are concentrated around three main "areas": the city area, with the Departments of Economics and Management, Sociology, Humanities, the Faculty of Law, and the School of International Studies; the hill area, with the Departments of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering, Information Engineering and Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Physics and CIBIO - Centre for Integrative Biology; the Department of Psychology and Cognitive Science and CIMeC - Centre for Mind/Brain Sciences in Rovereto.

#EAC11 venue is the Humanities Department of University of Trento for the first two days, with excursions on the third day. Inaugurated few years ago, the Department (www.lettere.unitn.it) is a modern building located in the historic center at Via Tommaso Gar 14, 38122 Trento TN, a few hundred meters from Piazza Duomo and can be reached in about five minutes on foot from the train and bus station. It hosts the "B.Bagolini" Laboratory (www.laboratoriobagolini.it), the research unit dedicated to Prehistoric Archaeology.  



This includes the conference itself, the conference bag, coffee breaks and lunch both days (2-3 May). All delegates need to register, also those giving a paper or poster. Your registration is complete upon paying the registration fee, you will receive the invoice after filling out the registration form. Please Register here.

Please note you need to book your accommodation by yourself. 

Note: In order to receive the EXARC Member discount on the conference fee, the 2019 EXARC contribution fee must be paid before March 15.



Day 1 - Thursday, May 2, 2019

Morning Registration
All Day Papers & Presentations incl coffee breaks and lunch
  Keynote: Experiments from the South. An Iberian Perspective on Experimental Archaeology by Prof. Dr Javier Baena Read more
  See page with Abstracts from 1st Call
Evening Dinner at Birreria Pedavena (Optional - at own expense - 30 EUR) 


Day 2 - Friday, May 3, 2019

All Day Papers & Presentations incl coffee breaks and lunch
  Keynote: Re-Awakening Ancient Salish Sea Basketry on the Northwest Coast of North America: A Generationally-Linked Archaeology Approach by Ed Carriere and Dale Croes Ph.D. Read more
  See page with Abstracts from 1st Call


Day 3 - Saturday, May 4, 2019

What: Where: Price:
Excursion 1 Bolzano/Bozen (Iceman Museum) & Val Senales (archeoParc) – Theme Copper Age, incl. Bus, Program & Lunch Read more 55 EUR
Excursion 2 Ledro & Fiavé (lake dwelling sites), Garda Lake – Theme Bronze Age, incl Lunch, incl. Bus, Program & Lunch Read more 45 EUR
Excursion 3 Trento (Roman and historical city) & Wine Tasting Read more 35 EUR