The University of Oxford is proud to host the annual meeting of the British Association of Near Eastern Archaeology (BANEA). The event will take place on 9–11 January 2020 in the Ashmolean Museum and nearby college venues. For a preliminary conference program please visit:
The conference is organized around the theme ‘Critical Debates in the Archaeology of the Middle East’. Aligning with this theme we have organized two plenary panel discussions. For more information on the plenary panels and planned themes/sessions for the conference visit:
Register for the Conference
To Register for the Conference please use our Conference Form.
There will also be several Student Poster prizes sponsored by The British Institute for the Study of Iraq (BISI), British Association of Near Eastern Archaeology (BANEA), the Council for British Research in the Levant (CBRL), the British Institute at Ankara (BIAA), the British Institute of Persian Studies (BIPS), the Egypt Exploration Society (EES), and Oxbow Books. For more information on the competition and prizes please visit:
The deadline for presentation and poster submissions (title and abstract) is 01 December 2019
Please visit here for information on student travel grants.
To Contact BANEA Conference 2020: firstname.lastname@example.org