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17th International Congress of Christian Archaeology

Program

PROVISIONAL PROGRAM

 

SUNDAY  JULY 1, 2018

Afternoon           Arrival of participants

Visit to the most important excavations and churches in Utrecht

 

MONDAY  JULY 2, 2018

9.00-10.30    Welcome and conference opening keynote speech

10.30-11.00   Coffee break

11.00-12.45   Egypt: research papers and reports

12.45-14.00   Lunch

14.00-15.30   Roman and Byzantine Palestine: research papers and reports

15.30-16.00   Tea break

16.00-17.45   Syria and Mesopotamia: reseach papers and reports

17.45-18.00   Break

18.00-19.00   Persia, Armenia, Georgia and Ethiopia: research papers and reports

19:00-21:00   WELCOME RECEPTION for participants and invited guests in the so-called Pandhof-courtyard (the cathedral’s courtyard).

 

TUESDAY  JULY 3, 2018

9.00-10.30    North Africa: research papers and reports

10.30-11.00   Coffee break

11.00-12.45   Centre and Periphery I: research papers and reports

12.45-14.00   Lunch

14.00-15.30   Frontiers and the Problem of Migration: research papers

15.30-16.00   Tea break

16.00-17.45   PUBLIC SESSION: The Destruction of Monuments and Cultural Heritage in the Near East

17.45-18.00   Break

18.00-19.00   New Archaeological Research Techniques: results and prospects

 

WEDNESDAY  JULY 4, 2018

9.00-10.30   Novitates session I

10.30-11.00  Coffee break

11.00-12.45  Poster session

 

Trip to Nijmegen

Late afternoon: visit to the city of Nijmegen and its most important historical sights and monuments

 

THURSDAY  JULY 5, 2018

9.00-10.30    Inaugural speech on the problems of the limes in Germania inferior

10.30-11.00   Coffee break

11.00-12.45   Germania: research papers and reports

12.45-14.00   Lunch

14.00-15.30   Britain, Scotland and Ireland: research papers and reports

15.30-16.00   Tea break

16.00-17.45   Gaul: research papers and reports

17.45-18.00   Break

18.00-19.00   Spain: research papers and reports

 

FRIDAY  JULY 6, 2018

9.00-10.30     The Balkans: research papers and reports

10.30-11.00   Coffee break

11.00-12.45   Centre and Periphery II: research papers and reports

12.45-14.00   Lunch

14.00-15.30   Pilgrims, Missionaries and Saints across Borders: research papers

15.30-16.00   Tea break

16.00-17.45   Novitates II

17.45-18.00   Break

18.00-18.10   Poster Prize Award

18.10-19.00   Final talk: keynote lecture

 

SATURDAY  JULY 7, 2018

Excursion to the most important churches and excavations in Maastricht and visit to the nearby catacombs of Valkenburg

 

SUNDAY  JULY 8, 2018

Visit to Roman Tongeren and/or Xanten