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  • Popplestone, Ann
    ... From: Hugh Jarvis [mailto:hjarvis@BUFFALO.EDU] Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2001 10:44 AM To: ANTHRO-L@LISTSERV.ACSU.BUFFALO.EDU Subject: [ANTHRO-L]
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      -----Original Message-----
      From: Hugh Jarvis [mailto:hjarvis@...]
      Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2001 10:44 AM
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      Subject: [ANTHRO-L] Science and Technology in Archaeology and Conservation Conference Jordan 12-18 Aug, 02 [fwd]

      [Fyi all, details below.  Hugh] 
       
       -----Original Message-----
      From: shatha abu khafaja [mailto:sh_khafaja116@...]
      Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2001 3:06 AM
      Subject: International Conference
       
       FIRST CALL
       
      International Conference On
      "Science and Technology in Archaeology and Conservation"
      12 - 18 August, 2002
       
      Organized by
      Queen Rania's Institute for Tourism and Cultural Heritage
      The Hashemite University
      Zarqa - Jordan.
       

      Rationale:
      Queen Rania's Institute for Tourism and Cultural Heritage has been established to meet the rising demands for skilled human resources and research in Sustainable Tourism and Cultural Heritage Management in Jordan. The conference has the multifold purpose of exposing as many specialists as possible to the Institute's activities and research interests, enhancing international cooperation between Jordan and other Institutions all over the world, and allowing for Technology Transfer in a rapidly field of specialization, namely Conservation and Management of Cultural Heritage.
       
      Main Topics to be covered:
      Archaeology,
      Tourism,
      Cultural Heritage Management,
      AIS: Archaeological Information System,
      GIS: Geographical Information System,
      Information Technologies,
      Stone Weathering,
      Restoration of Monuments and Historical Artifacts,
      Policies and Strategies in Conservation,
      Archaeometry, Museology,
      Imaging And Non-Destructive Techniques Applications,
      Ancient Art and Technologies,
      Landscape Archaeological Conservations.
       
      Date and Place: August 12, 2002 Amman and Petra, Jordan.
       
      Duration of the conference: 7 Days
       
      Site visits: Old Amman, Amman citadel, Petra, Madaba, Dead Sea, (Optional: Jerash, Umm Qais and Ajloun).
      Participation fees: $250 (USD). Covering site visit, transportation, some meals and a copy of the conference proceedings.
       

      Contact Persons:
      Prof. Talal Akasheh    OR Mr. Maher Abu Jafar
      E.mail: takasheh@...   E.mailmjafar@...
      Tel:  00962-5-3826600 Ext. 4480 or 4488  Tel: 0096253826600 ext. 4383
      Fax: 00962-5-3826613     Zarqa  - Jordan
      Zarqa -Jordan
       
      DEADLINE FOR THE ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 30th February 2002.
       
      Suggested Topics
       
      Archaeological Excavation
      Archaeological Survey
      Bioarchaeological Analytical Techniques
      Osteoarchaeology
      Lithic Analysis
      Non-Destructive Methods in Archaeological Studies
      New Techniques in Archaeological Geophisces
      Resistivety Survey
      Magnetometer Survey
      Magnetic Susceptibility Survey
      Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)
      Geophysical Diffraction Tomography (GDT)
      Soil Science in Prospection
      Aerial Archaeology
      Remot sensing in Archaeology
      Imaging Radar
      Non-Destructive Testing Using Imaging
      Thermographic Infrared Multispectral Scanner (TIMS)
      Computed Tomography and Archaeology
      Virtual Reconstructions in Archaeology
      Artificial Inteldegeues in Archaeology
      Restoration
      Historic Buildings Studies
      Restoration of Archaeological Artworks
      Restoration of Fregial Remains
      Preservation of Ancient Art
      Ancient Art of Technology in Conservation
      Geoarchaeology
      Reconstruction of Archaeological Landscape
      Site Formation Processes
      Technology & Provenance Studies
      Palaeoenvironmental Studies
      Planning and Management of Archaeological Sites
      Mitigation Investigations
      Archaeological and Natural Park Management
      Cultural Aspects in Ancient Societies
      Economic History in Material Production
       

      Provisional Agenda for the Conference
      12th to 18th August
       
      Sunday, August 11th
      Arrival of Participants
       
      Monday, August 12thAt Amman
      8h 30 - 9h 45 Registrations Location:
      10h - 11h Opening Ceremony Location:
      11h - 11h 30 Inauguration of the Art Exhibition &Coffee Break Location:
      11h 30 - 13h Morning Session Location:
      13h - 14h 30 Lunch Location:
      14h 30 - 16h Afternoon Session Location:
      16h - 16h 30 Coffee Break 
      16h 30 - 18h Afternoon Session Location:
      20h Welcome dinner Location:
       
      Tuesday, August 13th At Amman
      9h - 11h  Morning Session Location:
      11h - 11h 30 Coffee Break 
      11h 30 - 13h Morning Session Location:
      13h - 14h 30 Lunch Location:
      14h 30 - 16h 30 Afternoon Session Location:
      17h  Visit to old Amman 
      20h Dinner Location:
       
      Wednesday, August 14th At Zarqa
      9h - 11h Workshop (presentation by selected speakers). Location: Hashemite University
      11h - 11h 30 Coffee Break 
      11h 30 - 13h Morning Session Location: Hashemite Univ.
      13h - 14h 30 Welcome Lunch Location: Hashemite Univ.
      14h 30 - 16h 30 Afternoon session Location: Hashemite Univ.
      16h 30 Visit to Madaba & and staying at the dead sea. 
      21h Dinner Location:
       
      Thursday, August 15th At Petra
      7h 30 Departure to Petra  
      11h Visit to Petra archaeological site 
      13h  Lunch Location: Petra Forum
      17h 30 Visit to Beidha archaeological site Afternoon Session 
      20h Dinner Location
       
      Friday, August 16th At Petra
      9h - 11h Morning Session Location:
      11h - 11h 30 Coffee Break 
      11h 30 - 13h Morning Session Location:
      13h - 14h 30 Lunch Location:
      14h 30 - 16h Afternoon Session Location:
      16h - 16h 30 Coffee Break 
      16h 30 - 18h Afternoon Session Location:
      20h Dinner Location
       
      Saturday, August 17th At Petra
      9h - 11h Morning Session Location:
      11h 11h 30 Coffee Break 
      11h 30- 13 Morning Session Location:
      13h Lunch Location:
      15h 30 Back to Amman 
      20h Dinner Location:
       
      Sunday, August 18thAt Amman
      9h Plenary Meeting (Conclusion) Location
      12h??? Visit to one of the Universities or Organizations Location
      13h Lunch  Location
       
      Monday, August 19th
      Excursion to Jerash, Ajloun and Umm Qais (optional)
       
       please note that:
       
      Final date for abstracts submission   30th of February, 2002.
       
      Final date for posters submission      30th of July, 2002.
       
       
       
      The Hashemite University
      POB 150459 Zarqa 13115 - JORDAN
      Queen Rania's Institute for Tourism and Cultural Heritage
       
      REGISTRATION FORM
       
      First Name: …………………………………………………………
       
      Family Name: ………………………………………………………
       
      Title: …………………………………………….. ………………….
       
      Organization / Institution: …………………………………….
       
      Country: …………………………………………………………….
       
      City: ………………………………………………………………….
       
      Street: ……………………………………………………………….
       
      Zip Code: ……………………………………………………………
       
      Phone: ……………………………………………………………….
       
      Fax: ………………………………………………………………….
       
      E-mail: ……………………………………………………………….
       
      I wish to submit a full paper     Yes                   No          
       
      Paper / Abstract Title:………………………………………………
       
      A poster: ……………………………………………………………….
       
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      Would You Like To Stay in Petra an extra day rather than attend the closing ceremony in Amman?
                       Yes             No          
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