I have received details today of the Fourth Symposium on "Pottery and Ceramics through ages". It will be held on 10th May 2016 at the Faculty of Archaeology, Cairo University.
"Archaeological research combines a complex of different methodologies and disciplines in constant evolution. The fourth symposium “Pottery and ceramics through ages" will put together scholars operating in the field of archaeology and conservation, sharing their research experiences and debating on the experimentation of new approaches and on the application of innovative methodologies.
Participants are invited to submit their abstracts, according to the following topics:
·Types of archaeological pottery and ceramics through ages.
·The importance of pottery and ceramics in the archaeological field.
·Manufacture development of pottery and ceramics through ages.
·Development of archaeological and heritage pottery and ceramics decorations through ages.
· Sign manufacturers on pottery and ceramics through ages.
·Mutual influences in pottery and ceramics manufacture between Mediterranean countries and outside world.
·Dating techniques of archaeological pottery and ceramics.
·Analysis and investigation techniques of archaeological pottery and ceramics.
·First aids of archaeological pottery and ceramics in excavation areas.
·Conservation of archaeological pottery and ceramics in museums and storages.
·Exhibition and storage of archaeological pottery and ceramics.
Participants are invited to submit electronically (email@example.com) abstracts written in English or Arabic, with a maximum length of 5 pages (Times New Roman 12, space 1.5, including references, tables and images), illustrating the subject of their presentation. Applications from Ph.D students and early career researches are warmly welcomed. Abstracts accepted for presentation will be published in an abstract book.
Abstract submission: April 15th.
Notification of the abstract selection: April 20th."
My thanks to Sherif M. AbdelMonaem for forwarding the information.