CAA-UK 2018, Edinburgh

The next annual meeting of the UK Chapter of Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA-UK) will be held in Edinburgh on the 26th and 27th October 2018. CAA-UK aims to encourage communication between UK-based archaeologists, mathematicians and computer scientists in order to stimulate research and promote best practice in computational and mathematical approaches to the past.

Details of the conference can be found on our website shortly and we will be be updating this with new information over the next couple of months.

A call for papers will be released towards the beginning of 2018

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CAA-UK AGM 2017

The CAA-UK 2017 AGM will be held on Sunday 5th March 2017, 16:00-17:00.

A copy of the agenda can be downloaded here

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Final details

Registration desk

The registration desk will open at 10am on the Saturday and 9am on the Sunday. Staff will be on site to direct you to the correct area

For those who still want to come – please register here.

Conference Venue

For those that have not been to Winchester before. The entrance to the Elizabeth II courts is found on Sussex Street

Room Change

There has been a room change – We are no longer meeting in the Ashburton Hall and will instead meet in the Mitchell Room.

Change of Paper

The presenter of “The contribution of the 3D modelling in the ethno-archaeological studies. The case-study of the village of Qdeir in Syria” is now unable to attend.

Catriona Cooper has kindly offered to present instead and will give a paper titled “Listening to the Commons: Acoustic Modelling of the pre-1834 Houses of Commons”

Getting to Winchester

If you haven’t planned your trip to Winchester yet, please have a look here for parking, bus and train details. Park and ride does not operate on a Sunday

Twitter

The hashtag for the conference will be #CAAUK2017

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Committee Election

The positions of Secretary and Treasurer on the CAA-UK committee will be up for election at the AGM on Sunday 5th March 2017.

Anyone who is interested in standing for these post should email the Secretary of CAA-UK by 14:00 on Sunday, 5th March 2017.

For more information about these roles please look at our Constitution or email the Secretary for more information.

 

 

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CAA-UK 2017: Conference Abstracts

We are pleased to announce that the abstracts and timings for the conference are now available

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Registration for the CAA-UK  conference in Winchester on the 4th and 5th March 2017  is open!

The cost of the conference includes the CAA-UK membership fee for the coming year and the prices are set as:

  • Student and Low Income – £35
  • Full time – £50

Registration will include lunches on both days. In order to provide for various dietary requirements, we ask that attendees register as soon as possible. Registration with lunches included will close on the 22nd February. Any person registering after the 22nd February will not be guaranteed a lunch as our catering team require advanced numbers.

To register please follow the link below

http://uk.caa-international.org/register/

In order to register, you will need to sign into the CAA OCS system; if you do not currently have an account, one can be created here

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CAA-UK 2017: Registration is Open!

We are pleased to announce that registration for the CAA-UK  conference in Winchester on the 4th and 5th March 2017  is now open!

The cost of the conference includes the CAA-UK membership fee for the coming year and the prices are set as:

  • Student and Low Income – £35
  • Full time – £50

Registration will include lunches on both days. In order to provide for various dietary requirements, we ask that attendees register as soon as possible. Registration with lunches included will close on the 22nd February. Any person registering after the 22nd February will not be guaranteed a lunch as our catering team require advanced numbers.

To register please follow the link below

http://uk.caa-international.org/register/

In order to register, you will need to sign into the CAA OCS system; if you do not currently have an account, one can be created here

 

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CAA-UK 2017: Call for papers

The CAA-UK 2017 organisers have today released the call for papers for the conference taking place in Winchester on the 4th and 5th March 2017.

The aim of this years conference is to reassess the current methods used in computational archaeology and critically examine how the discipline should adapt with newer technologies and methods coming into place.

The call for papers (and posters) can be viewed here and all abstracts should be sent to James Miles by Friday 6th January 2017.

Registration for the conference will open towards the end of the year.

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CAA-UK 2017, Winchester

The next annual meeting of the UK Chapter of Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA-UK) will be held in Winchester on the 4th and 5th March 2017. CAA-UK aims to encourage communication between UK-based archaeologists, mathematicians and computer scientists in order to stimulate research and promote best practice in computational and mathematical approaches to the past.

Details of the conference can be found on our website and we will be be updating this with new information over the next couple of weeks.

A call for papers will be released towards the end of the year

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CAA-UK AGM 2016

The CAA-UK 2016 AGM will be held on Sunday 6th March 2016, 16:20-17:00.  A copy of the agenda can be downloaded here.

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Committee Election

An election for the post of CAA-UK Chair will be held at the AGM on Sunday, 6th March 2016. Jessica Ogden, who has held this post since 2012 (re-elected in 2014 under a 3-year term) will be stepping down.

Anyone interested in standing for the post should email the Secretary of CAA-UK by 14:30 on Sunday, 6th March 2016.

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