Special Announcement: IMEKO TC-4 METROARCHAEO 2020 WILL BE HELD ON-LINE

IMEKO TC-4 MetroArchaeo 2020 Organizing Committee is closely following the latest developments about the COVID-19 sanitary emergency. Please know that our thoughts are with those affected by COVID-19.
The health and well-being of our speakers, invited participants, and the seminary community is our first priority.
With the continuously changing travel restrictions due to COVID-19, MetroArchaeo 2020 will be held online.
The online platform will be a virtual environment where the attendees can present the paper and can participate in all sessions and activities.
All MetroArchaeo plenary and technical sessions will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams. Pre-recorded presentations will be available on-demand to all registered attendees.

Registration fees have been adjusted for the online platform (See more).
Take advantage of the reduced rates while they are available.

The online event will allow attendees the chance to participate in a variety of unique ways to interact with each other, speakers and sponsors.

We look forward to seeing you online!


2020 IMEKO TC-4 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON

Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage



October 22 - 24, 2020



Call for Papers

MetroArchaeo brings together researchers and operators in the enhancement, characterization and preservation of archaeological and cultural heritage with the main objective of discussing production, interpretation and reliability of measurements and data.

The conference is conceived to foster exchanges of ideas and information, create collaborative networks and update innovations on “measurements” suitable for cultural heritage for archaeologists, conservators and scientists.
All contributions will be peer-reviewed on the basis of a full length manuscript and acceptance will be based on quality, originality and relevance. Accepted papers will be published in the Workshop Proceedings and indexed by SCOPUS.
Extended versions of presented papers are eligible for post publication.


Important Dates


Special Session Proposal Deadline
  • June 19, 2020
Extended Abstract Submission Deadline
  • July 12, 2020
Extended Abstract Acceptance Notification
  • August 23, 2020
Final Paper Submission Deadline
  • September 28, 2020


Plenary Speakers

Mauro Bernabei

Long-Distance Timber Trading in the Roman Empire

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Stefano Campana

What’s Next in Past Landscapes Studies? Drone-Based Platform a Killer Application in Archaeological Survey

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Ina Reiche

In-Situ Differentiation of Black Rock Paintings in the Palaeolithic Caves

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Patrick Schmidt

Early Pyrotechnology: Lithic Heat Treatment.

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TRENTO

Art and architecture, nature and museums have made Trento a cultural hotspot.
Provincial and (autonomous) Regional Capital, this city in Trentino Alto Adige boasts a long, rich tradition and some of the most important monuments in Italian history.

Trento was struck at the base of the rocky spur of the Doss Trento, on the Adige River's right bank (and beneath the Mausoleum of Cesare Battisti), as early as the Roman age....

CONFERENCE TOPICS

  • Methodologies and measurements for diagnostics and conservation;
  • Geomatics for Cultural Heritage research and management;
  • Non-destructive techniques for archaeological diagnostics;
  • 3D recording and modelling for Cultural Heritage;
  • Metrology in landscape archaeology;
  • Metrological approaches to the study of written Heritage;
  • Metrological approaches in architecture and visual arts;
  • Bioarchaeology and palaeodiet measurements;
  • Archaeometry;
  • Archaeozoology;
  • Archaeobotany;
  • Metrological analyses of raw materials;
  • Computer science and 3D survey;
  • Metadata and digital management in archaeology;
  • Ancient scientific instruments.


SPECIAL SESSIONS

Special sessions have the main aim of creating a mini-workshop on a specific topic, where researchers working on the same argument can make knowledge, familiarize, exchange ideas, create cooperation.



ANNOUNCEMENTS & INITIATIVES

With the Patronage of


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