Conference Calendar

For more information about any of the conferences being hosted here in Oxford please click here and please get in touch if you think your archaeological conference should be listed below.


BANEA (The British Association of near Eastern Archaeology) 9-11 January 2020 at the University of Oxford


MAGS (Maritime Archaeology Graduate Symposium) 22-23 February 2020 at the University of Oxford

Bardha'a Colloquium 27-28 February 2020 at the University of Oxford

SCARF (South Caucasus Archaeological Research Forum) 28 February 2020 at the University of Oxford

MARCH 2020

GAO Conference - Graduate Archaeology at Oxford Annual Conference, 23-25 March, the Ioannou Centre for Classical & Byzantine Studies, University of Oxford, POSTPONED 

AEA (Association for Environmental Archaeology), Open Science Practices in Environmental Archaeology spring conference 2020 - Saturday 28 March at All Souls College, University of Oxford, POSTPONED 

Alexandria and the Sea, 27-29 March, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford,  POSTPONED 

APRIL 2020

CAA (48th International Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Conference) 14-17 April 2020, University of Oxford POSTPONED 

ICAANE (12th International Congress on the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East), 14-18 April 2020, University of Bologna, Italy POSTPONED 

SAA (Annual Meeting for the Society of American Archaeology) 22-26 April 2020, Austin, Texas, CANCELLED 

Europa Postmediaevalis 20-22 April 2020, Prague, Czech Republic, POSTPONED

AAPA (American Association of Physical Anthropologists),15-18 April 2020, Los Angeles, CANCELLED

RAC (Roman Archaeology Conference), 16-18 April 2020, Split, Croatia, POSTPONED until 7-10 April, 2021.

MAY 2020

ISA  (43rd International Symposium on Archaeometry), 18-22 May 2020, Lisbon, Portugal

Understanding Authenticity in China's Cultural Heritage, 28-30 May 2020, at the University of Oxford, POSTPONED

JUNE 2020

IKUWA7 (7th International Congress for Underwater Archaeology) 2-5 June 2020, University of Helsinki, Finland

JULY 2020

REI-III (Third International Radiocarbon in the Environment Conference), 6-10 July, Silesian Univeristy of Technology, Gliwice, Poland

Society for Medieval Archaeology Annual Conference, 10-12 July, University of Nottingham

WAC (World Archaeological Congress), 6-10 July, Prague, Czech Republic


EAA (European Association of Archaeologists) 26th Annual Meeting, 26-30 August 2020 Budapest, Hungary


UISPP (International Union of the Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences), 1-6 September 2020, Meknes, Morocco

EMBERS2020 (Eurasian Metallurgy from Beginning to End: a Research Symposium), 2-4 September Wolfson College, Oxford

AMS15  (15th International Conference on Accelerator Mass Spectrometry ), 7-11 September 2020, University of NSW, Sydney 

ICAZ Archaeomalacology Working Group – Molluscs and Ancient Human Societies Conference, 11-13 September 2020, Pune, Maharashtra, India

BABAO (British Association for Biological Anthropology) 11-13 September, 2020, Teesside University

Radiocarbon and Diet 2020  St Anne's College, Oxford, POSTPONED TO 2021

SAFA (Society of Africanist Archaeologists), University of Oxford, POSTPONED to 2021

ISBA (9th International Symposium on Biomolecular Archaeology), 22-25 September 2020, Centre Pierre Baudis, Toulouse, France.

ESHE (10th Annual European Society for the Study of Human Evolution Meeting), 24-26 September 2020, Tubingen, Germany


TAG (Theoretical Archaeology Group), University of Leicester


Conference Calendar 2021

MARCH 2021

C14-24 (24th International Radiocarbon Conference), 8-12 March, Weizmann Insitute of Science, Israel.