Entries by Archon

Reuvensdagen 2020 (DUTCH) – online

Reuvensdagen 2020 (in Dutch) donderdag 19, vrijdag 20 november  Dit jaar worden de Reuvensdagen online gehouden, de Reuvens-Digi-Dagen. Op donderdag 19 en vrijdag 20 november zullen de Reuvensdagen de vorm van een online-mini-congres aannemen. Meer informatie volgt snel.  

ARCHON DAY 2020 – 30 October – online

Archon Day 2020 – online DATE: 30 October 2020 CREDITS: 1 EC Every year Archon organizes the Archon Day. During this day, we want to bring students, researchers, and professional archaeologists from the commercial sector together to talk about current topics in archaeology. This year the Archon Day will be held online on 30 October […]

Looking back at the ARCHON Winter School 2020

On 20-22 February 2020, the Archon Winter School Sharing Practices: Archaeological 3D Visualisation in the Netherlandswas hosted by the RCE in Amersfoort and University of Amsterdam. This three-day event consisted of workshops, lectures by national and international researchers and practitioners, showcases of projects and equipment, opportunities for socializing and networking, and a roundtable discussion on […]

Data management for Archaeologists

We give students the possibility to follow the first part of this workshop (tutorial ‘Working with databases’) online. Registration: fill out the registration form below. During this course,  you will learn the principles of database design, management, and analysis for archaeological data sets.   Program ‘working with databases’ (Jitte Waagen): principles of database design project data management […]

Let’s Talk about Gender, Baby: rethinking Gender archaeology and new approaches

Let’s Talk about Gender, Baby: rethinking Gender archaeology and new approaches DATE: To be announced CREDITS: 1 ECT by attending and handing in a written report REGISTRATION: fill out the registration form below. Attendance is free of charge. During this event, we’ll be discussing known and new theoretical approaches in Gender archaeology, such as post-colonialism, […]

DUSANE 2020 – Dutch Symposium of the Ancient Near East

DUSANE 202o Date and place: 23 April 2020 Time: 13:00 – 19:00 Venue: van Steenis (Faculty of Archaeology), Einsteinweg 2, Leiden Credits: 1 EC for participation and an elaborate reflection report. 1 EC stands for 28 hours of study work, so the reflection report needs to be more than just a sum-up of the day. Incorporate literature […]

Online Plenary meeting CIAW: Networking in the Ancient World – 1 May 2020

Plenary meeting research group CIAW: Networking in the Ancient World Date: 1 May 2020 ‘Networks’ has become a mainstream metaphor in conceptualizing interaction in the ancient world, but how might it apply to your research? What opportunities does it present, and what kinds of problems would you encounter? This annual meeting of the CIAW focuses […]


SCAPECON 2020 Breaking boundaries: negotiating change in the Aegean Bronze Age Date: to be announced Location: online To be human means to interact. By interacting and establishing relationships with fellow humans and other living beings, the environment, architecture and objects, humans constantly influence and are influenced in what they think, do and create. The socially […]

ISOTOPIA: the potentials and limitations of isotope analyses in Archaeology

ISOTOPIA: the potentials and limitations of isotope analyses in Archaeology Date: POSTPONED Venue: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen The first day of the event will be held at the GIA, Poststraat 6, 9712 ER Groningen. The workshop on the second day will be held at the Centre for Isotope Research (CIO), Nijenborgh 6, 9747 AG Groningen.* Registration: register […]


Online skills course ‘Pottery: From Drawing To Digital 3D Model’ 1 EC Assesment: following the online course and submitting the results (drawings and 3D models). Workshop objectives: In this workshop, you will learn how to digitize pottery drawings using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, and how to reconstruct vessels using Blender. You can follow the course […]