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


date event
04/04/2020 - 28/02/2021 Der Auerochse – eine Spurensuche • exhibition

Mammutmuseum Siegsdorf
e-Mail: mammut@museum-siegsdorf.de
internet: museum-siegsdorf.de/sonderausstellung.php

11/03/2021 - 13/03/2021 3rd Meeting of the ICAZ Roman Period Working Group (RPWG) • conference

University College Dublin
e-mail: romanwg@ucd.ie
internet: www.ucd.ie/archaeology/icaz_romanperiodworkinggroup_3rdmeetingalexandriaarchive.org/icaz/workroman

19/03/2021 - 20/03/2021 “Zooarchaeology Beyond Food” • conference

Symposium of the Archaeology Centre’s Faunal Interest Group (FIG)
University of Toronto, Canada
e-mail: faunalinterestgroup@gmail.com
internet: archaeology.utoronto.ca/?page_id=1323

14/04/2021 - 18/04/2021 86th meeting of the Society for American Archaeology (SAA) • conference

San Francisco, California, USA
internet: www.saa.org

01/06/2021 - 06/06/2021 “The Future of Past Animals: Global Perspectives in Zooarchaeology” •

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

01/06/2021 - 30/06/2021 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

24/06/2021 - 26/06/2021 9th Postgraduate ZooArchaeology Forum (PZAF) • conference

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

23/08/2021 - 28/08/2021 21st meeting of the ICAZ Fish Remains Working Group (FRWG) • conference

Austrian Archaeological Institute and the Natural History Museum, Vienna, Austria
e-mail: alfred.galik@OEAI.AT
Internet: alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/workfish

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: taphostwg2020.es • alexandriaarchive.org/icaz/worktaphonomy

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”

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

Evora, Portugal
e-mail: 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

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

08/08/2022 - 13/08/2022 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