Joint Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the Society for Classical Studies (SCS)

Event contact title
Senior Director of Conferences and Event Planning
Event contact first name
Andri Magdalena
Event contact last name
Cauldwell
Email
acauldwell@aia.bu.edu
Event contact telephone number
617-353-8704
Fax
617-353-6550
Description

The Joint Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the Society for Classical Studies(SCS) (formerly known as the American Philological Association) is hitting the road and heading to the French Quarter. The AIA Academic Program alone is offering an additional 19 sessions this year. A Sunday mid-day session block has been added to accommodate the expanded programs. Sessions exploring artifacts, art, social systems, fashion, cooking vessels, trade networks, shipwrecks, architecture, inscriptions, and archaeological research methods of the classical and New World will be offered.

Attendee information

Attendees are key decision-makers in the selection of a wide variety of textbooks, software, products, and services for their affiliated universities, organizations, and institutions. The conference brings together professional and vocational archaeologists, classicists, art historians, epigraphers, and anthropologists from around the world to share the latest developments from the field.

Exhibitor information
Visit the Exhibit Hall to shop for books from specialty publishers, learn about tours and trips, meet with nonprofits and institutes, and explore new technologies. Network with peers at the Public Lecture, the Opening Night Reception, or at special events hosted by affiliated groups and institutes in the evenings. For those seeking or advertising a position, career services are offered onsite.
Future dates
2016 AM in San Francisco, CA from January 7-10

Partner Voices

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