Nautical Archaeology Society 2007 Annual Conference
Featuring presentations from a range of professional and amateur archaeologists (with a focus on community archaeology), the 2007 NAS Annual Conference will provide an opportunity to discuss research, review the archaeological activities of members, exchange ideas on managing our maritime heritage, and network with friends and colleagues from both the UK and abroad.
We have a fabulous line-up of speakers this year, including:
Colin Palmer (University of Southampton):
The Traditional Boats of Vietnam: A study in diversity
Peter Holt (3H Consulting Ltd):
The use of GIS in Maritime Archaeology
Deborah Cvikel (Haifa University):
The Akko I Shipwreck
Courtney Higgins (Institute of Nautical Archaeology)
A Monumental Cargo: The Roman Column Wreck at KÄ±zÄ±lburun, Turkey
Della Scott-Ireton (Florida Public Archaeology Network):
Underwater Cultural Heritage Management in Florida:
Preserves, Programs, and the Public Archaeology Network
Kevin Camidge (DarkWright Archaeology):
Wang Yu (Academia Sinica Taiwan):
Underwater Archaeology in Penghu: Aspects and Approaches
John Broadwater (NOAA, USA):
Thirty years of protecting maritime heritage in the National Marine Sancturies
Mark Dunkley (English Heritage):
The Value of Historic Wreck Sites
George Lambrick (NAS):
An Essay in Family Archaeology
John Gribble (Wessex Archaeology):
Meetings with the Oceans: South Africaâ€™s Maritime Heritage
Tickets start from Â£20.
The Conference Dinner will be held in the Victory Gallery at the Royal Naval Museum, and is an event not to be missed. This exciting international event, will also incorporate a maritime trade display, poster exhibition, the 5th Annual Adopt-A-Wreck Award, and the 2007 NAS Annual General Meeting.
For registration details and more information (including a booking form), follow the â€˜Conference and Eventâ€™ links from the NAS Website: www.nauticalarchaeologysociety.org∞, or our special conference pages: http://www.nasportsmouth.org.uk/news/conference2007.php∞. Registrations can also be made direct on + 44 (0) 23 9281 8418, or be emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
And donâ€™t forget, registrations close on 2nd November 2007. So get in quick!
For more information:
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