Earlier this month I was invited along to a workshop hosted by Dr Matt Jones and Dr Christina Lee at the University of Nottingham [UoN] on climate, disease and people. It was a fantastic workshop, and one of the first I have attended that has been truly cross-disciplinary, with experts in microbiology, archaeology, past climates,
The APA meeting in Tokyo 2016 is approaching! It is only one months away! The Eighth Bi-Annual Meeting of the Asian Paleolithic Association will be held at Tokyo Metropolitan University, Tokyo, Japan, between June 24th and 28th, 2016. So far, 110 participants from eleven countries have registered, bringing diverse research topics focusing on a variety
The INQUA project “Reconstructing Hunter-Gatherer Mobility” held its first physical workshop in February. The project, sponsored by HaBComm, also received funding for the meeting from a Connexion Grant from the Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council and Universite de Montreal. It was perhaps appropriate that a number of researchers coming together in Montreal, Canada
The first Intercongress meeting of the INQUA Executive Committee took place from 16th to 18th of March 2016 in Washington D.C. (U.S.A.). The meeting was hosted by Dr. Ester Sztein, Assistant Director, Board on International Scientific Organizations, Medicine in the Keck Center of the National Academy of Science, Engineering, to whom we are very grateful.