The 8th Developing International Geoarchaeology (DIG) Conference – Call for Papers

The 8th Developing International Geoarchaeology  (DIG) Conference

The 8th Developing International Geoarchaeology (DIG) conference will be hosted by the Archaeology Department at Simon Fraser University, Canada on

June 17th -21st, 2019

We invite submissions for paper and poster presentations on any area of geoarchaeology, from landscape to artifact characterization. Submissions which integrate multidisciplinary scientific analysis with robust archaeological interpretation are especially encouraged. Oral presentations will be allocated 20 minutes.

Submit an Abstract

If interested, please visit the conference website, fill and send the Abstract Submission Form to before April 15th, 2019.


For general inquiries, please, visit our website, write to or contact the DIG 2019 conference organizers:

Francesco Berna
Rudy Reimer
Peter Locher
Candice Koopowitz
Brandi MacDonald
Lucy Wilson

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About DIG

Developing International Geoarchaeology (DIG) is the title of a series of very successful international conferences. The goal of DIG is to bring together a wide variety of international researchers, practitioners and students in this diverse and interdisciplinary field to facilitate discussion, stimulate research, and promote international scholarship in geoarchaeology. The conference is biennial, having first been held in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada 2005, followed by Cambridge, UK, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, University of Tennessee Knoxville, USA, University of Basel, Switzerland, Alghero University in Sardinia and Newcastle University, UK.