International Syrian Congress on Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

Conference: International Syrian Congress on Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

3-­6 December 2015
Rotana Gefinor Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon

Although a primarily archaeological conference, some talks will adress the status of sites during and after the conflict.

  • Francis Pinnock, Sapienza University of Rome (Italy): The Archaeological Park of Ebla. A Long-­Term Plan for the Site and its Region
  • Dominique Bonatz, Freie Universität Berlin (Germany): Tell Fekheriye/Ras el-­Ain in Northeastern Syria: A Short Report on the Archaeological Site and its Neighboring Town Before and After the Political Crisis
  • Giorgio Buccelati /represented by Samer Abdel Ghafour -­ DGAMS (Syria) Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, University of California, Los Angeles and IIMAS, The International Institute for Mesopotamian Area: Studies Tell Mozan,ancient Urkesh: Widening the Chronological Spectrum in the Past and Safeguarding (USA) the Site for the Future
  • Mathilde Gelin CNRS-­‐IFPO (France): Qalaat al-­Mudiq, citadel of Apamea: past and present
  • Special Session: Thinking Future of Syrian Cultural Heritage

Othr talks may well cover the sites in conflict, but it is not clear from the titles.

The full program is available here: ISCACH (Beirut 2015) PROGRAM