Events concerned with archaeozoology, taphonomy, boneworking and related subjects.
Contributions welcome. Drop me a line.


date event
20/05/2021 “Der Gürzenich und die Lofoten – eine Fernbeziehung. Pikante Details zum hansischen Stockfischhandel im 14.–17. Jahrhundert” • presentation

Presentation of Hans Christian Küchelmann
Universität zu Köln, Germany
online-access: ufg.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/sites/ufg/pdf/eventen/SoSe_2021/PK_Programm_SoSe21_08-04-21_letzter_Stand.pdf

05/06/2021 - 06/06/2021 10th meeting of the ICAZ Bird Working Group (BWG) • conference

University Museum of Bergen, Norway
e-mail: Hanneke.Meijer@uib.no
Internet: bergenosteology.w.uib.no/bwg2021alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/workbird

21/06/2021 - 25/06/2021 Annual meeting of the Working Group of History of Fish and Fisheries (WGHIST) within the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) • conference

online conference
e-mail: Bryony CaswellCamilla Sguotti
internet: www.ices.dk/community/groups/Pages/WGHIST.aspx

24/06/2021 - 27/06/2021 2nd Iberian Zooarchaeology Meeting (EZI 2020) • conference

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
internet: eventos.uam.es/46188/detail

25/06/2021 - 26/06/2021 9th Postgraduate ZooArchaeology Forum (PZAF) • conference

Petnica, Serbia
– online conference –
e-mail: pzaf2021@gmail.com
Internet: pzaf2021.com

30/08/2021 - 03/09/2021 14th meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group (WBRG) • conference

University of Johannesburg, South Africa
e-mail: wbrg2021@uj.ac.za
internet: www.uj.ac.za/faculties/humanities/wbrgwww.wbrg.net/meetings/14th-meeting-johannesburg-2021
The meeting will be held as  Zoom-online conference.

01/09/2021 - 30/09/2021 9th International Conference on Taphonomy and Fossilisation (Taphos) and 6th Meeting of the ICAZ Taphonomy Working Group (TWG) • conference

Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
e-mail: taphostwg2020@gmail.comAna B. Marin-Arroyo
internet: alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/worktaphonomy

02/09/2021 - 03/09/2021 2nd meeting of the ICAZ Marine Mammal Working Group (MMWG) • conference

Groningen University of Groningen, The Netherlands
e-mail: Youri van den Hurk
internet: icazmarinemammals2.wixsite.com/home
The meeting will be held as online conference.

08/09/2021 - 11/09/2021 27th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists (EAA) • conference

Kiel, Germany
internet: www.e-a-a.org

Archaeozoology related sessions:
• “Human Bone and Tooth Artefacts in Hunter-Gatherer Contexts – Case Studies, Analyses, Interpretations and Theories”
• “Between Bones and Beliefs: Human-Bird Relations in Central and Northern Europe in the 1st Millennium AD”
• “Pastoralism of the Past: Insights into Social, Cultural and Environmental (In)stability”
• “Of The Water: Fish and Molluscs in the ancient Eastern Mediterranean”
• “From Contemporary Knowns to Past Unknowns – Unlocking Ancient Human-Environment Interconnections via Modern Isotopic Record”
• “Assessing the impact of major climatic and/or environmental events on human culture and subsistence”
• „Food Cultures in Ancient Societies“
• “Adding flesh to the bones: the integration of biochemical and biomolecular techniques in the study of human-animal relationships”
• “Beast and human: Northern Europe, from the Bronze Age to Modern Times”
• “Connecting Prehistoric Anatolia and Europe through Foodways”

11/09/2021 - 13/09/2021 “Molluscs and Ancient Human Societies” • Meeting of the ICAZ Archaeomalacology Working Group (AMWG) • conference

Deccan College Post-Graduate and Research Institute, Pune, India
e-mail: amwg2020@gmail.com
internet: archaeomalacology.wordpress.com/2019/11/14/molluscs-and-ancient-human-societies-conference

21/09/2021 - 24/09/2021 9th Bone Diagenesis Meeting • conference

Evora, Portugal
e-mail: bonediagenesis2021@uevora.pt
internet: www.bonediagenesis2021.uevora.pt

23/09/2021 - 25/09/2021 9th meeting of the ICAZ Archaeozoology, Genetics, Proteomics and Morphometrics Working Group (AGPM) • conference

Oulu, Finland
e-mail: icazagpm2021@oulu.fi
internet: www.oulu.fi/archaeology/node/193085

29/09/2021 - 02/10/2021 4th meeting of the ICAZ Neotropical Zooarchaeology Working Group (NZWG) • conference

Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
e-mail: nzwg.icaz@gmail.com
internet: doity.com.br/nzwg-icaz-2021

01/10/2021 - 15/10/2021 13th Meeting of the Gesellschaft für Archäozoologie und Prähistorische Anthropologie (GAPA) • conference

Museum für Ur- und Frühgeschichte Weimar, Germany
e-mail: gapa-vorstand@gmx.de
internet: www.gapa-kn.de/tagungen.html

04/10/2021 - 07/10/2021 “Tiere in Stadt und Land (und Kloster)” • conference

Conference of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Archäologie des Mittelalters und der Neuzeit (DGAMN) and the Mittel- und Ostdeutscher Verband für Altertumskunde (MOVA)
Jena, Germany
e-mail: martin.Kroker@lwl.org
internet: www.dgamn.de/tagungen

21/10/2021 International Workshop on Archaeological Isotopic Approaches to Marine Resources Acquisition • conference

Maison Méditerranéenne des Sciences de l’Homme (MMSH), Aix-en-Provence, France
e-Mail: tatiaandre9@gmail.com

03/11/2021 - 06/11/2021 10th Meeting of the Italian Association of Archaeozoology (AIAZ) • conference

Siena, Tuscany, Italia
e-mail: segreteria@aiaz.it
internet: www.aiaz.it

04/11/2021 - 06/11/2021 Transmission of Knowledge on Fish and Aquatic Animals, Texts and Images (Antiquity, Middle Ages, 16th century) • conference

Caen, France
e-mail: thierry.buquet@unicaen.fr
Internet: zoomathia2021.sciencesconf.org

03/05/2022 - 07/05/2022 “Historical perspectives on marine ecosystems, fisheries, and futures” • Oceans Past Initiative (OPI) • conference

Ostend, Belgium
e-mail: info@oceanspast.org
Internet: oceanspast.org/opviii.php

01/06/2022 - 06/06/2022 “The Future of Past Animals: Global Perspectives in Zooarchaeology” • conference

International Council for Archaeozoology (ICAZ) Meeting
Stockholm University, Sweden
e-mail: Laszló Bartosiewicz
internet: alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/meetings-ic2020

01/08/2022 21st meeting of the ICAZ Fish Remains Working Group (FRWG) • conference

Austrian Archaeological Institute and the Natural History Museum, Vienna, Austria
e-mail: ICAZfrwgXXI@oeaw.ac.at
Internet: www.oeaw.ac.at/conferences/icaz-frwg2021alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/workfish

01/10/2022 15th Meeting of the Archaeozoology of South West Asia Working Group (ASWA) • conference

Tokyo, Japan
e-mail: Aswatokyo@gmail.com

07/08/2023 - 12/08/2023 Conference of the International Council for Archaeozoology (ICAZ) • conference

Cairns, Australia
e-mail: admin@icaz2022.org
internet: alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/meetings-international


Permanent exhibitions

“Rentierjäger – Rentierzüchter”
Schleswig-Holsteinisches Landesmuseum, Schloß Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany
tel.: +49-462-813 35 35
e-mail: info@schloss-gottorf.de

“Wale in Schleswig-Holstein”
Zoologisches Museum, Universität Kiel, Germany
tel.: +49-431-880-5170
e-mail: zoolmuseum@email.uni-kiel.de
internet: www.uni-kiel.de/zoologisches-museum