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9th ICAANE Basel, June 9-13, 2014

Welcome to the Homepage of the 9th International Congress on the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East (ICAANE), which will take place in Basel (Switzerland) from June 9-13, 2014.

The Congress is organized by the University of Basel, as a co-operation of the Faculty of Humanities, the Faculty of Science, and the Faculty of Theology.

The Congress is the most prestigious event of this kind for Near Eastern archaeologists. It is held biannually in different cities. Earlier congresses were held in Rome (1998, 2008), Copenhagen (2000), Paris (2002), Berlin (2004), Madrid (2006), London (2010), and Warsaw (2012).

The ICAANE is the only world-wide international conference on the archaeology of the Near East, and is attended by specialists on Ancient Near Eastern Archaeology from leading research institutions, museums and scientific centres - about 1000 participants, delivering 450 speeches.

Download the list of papers, the list of posters, and the program of the workshops!

Download the 1st Circulaire and Call for Papers as pdf-file.

Download the 2nd Circulaire and Call for Papers as pdf-file.