The 35th Annual Conference of Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA) is to be held in Berlin, 2-5 April 2007. The organizers have issued the following call for submissions:
The Conference Organizing Committee for CAA 2007 invites you to participate in the 35th Annual Conference of Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA) to be held in Berlin, 2-5 April 2007 under the auspices of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany, Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier. The conference is organized by the German Archaeological Institute (DAI), the Centre of the Ancient World (IZAW), Freie UniversitÃ¤t Berlin, the Collection of Classical Antiquities Berlin (Pergamonmuseum), Staatliche Museen PreuÃŸischer Kulturbesitz, and the CAA Germany.
The conference brings together students, researchers, heritage managers and other experts to present, examine and discuss current theory and application of quantitative methods and computer science in Archaeology. These include methods and applications of 3D reconstructions, geographic information systems, web data bases, photogrammetry, statistics, and many other subjects. With its interdisciplinary approach the conference will discover different layers of perception, and this is why “layers of perception” is the CAA 2007 conference theme.
You can participate in the conference by presenting a paper or poster. In addition, you may organize or take part in a discussion panel or workshop. If you intend to present a paper or poster or to organize a discussion panel or workshop, please read the call for papers. Or, simply attend the conference, with its open and cordial atmosphere, to learn more about new developments in computer applications and quantitative methods, and to meet and talk with international colleagues.
Deadline for the submission of session, round table, and workshop proposals for the CAA 2007 is October 31st, 2006
Deadline for abstract submission, grant application and early registration fees is December 31st, 2006
Online registration and abstract submission is now available on the homepage (www.caa2007.de).
Please feel free to distribute widely this conference announcement and the attached call for papers to your colleagues and to any mailing lists you belong to.
Thank you for your attention,
The call for papers can be downloaded here.