POZNAŃ CONFERENCE, 18 - 20 MAY 2017
Research on Assyrian Landscapes" is a working meeting of Assyrian
Landscapes Research Group. The conference is scheduled to May 18-20,
2017 and will be held at the Faculty of History building (Collegium Historicum
Novum), at the Morasko Campus (Umultowska Str. 89D).
aim of the meeting is:
the results of field campaigns conducted so far,
methodology of research in each project,
a preliminary analysis of collected data-sets,
a wider background for interpretation of data by comparison to relevant
results of other ARLG projects,
further trajectories of research on Assyrian landscapes.
three days, as much as 35 lectures on the realization of particular ALRG
projects will be presented by the members of these projects. There will
be as well presentations by invited members of the Antiquities Service
of Kurdistan as well as and by invited guests representing other scientific
projects currently carried out in provinces of Erbil and Duhok of Kurdistan.
further presentation could be accepted at the moment.
is, however, a possibility to attend the conference, upon a registration
wanting to participate are requested to register in advance by sending
an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(250 pln - includes conference materials, coffee breaks, lunches, and participation
in social event on May 18th)
Participation (60 pln - includes coffee breaks and lunch)
payment could be made in cash only, upon arrival to Poznań.
is an academic and trade city located midway Warsaw, the capital of Poland,
and Berlin. About 1000 year ago it was for a short period of time the capital
of Poland but later Kraków become the seat of Polish kings, and finally,
in the 17th century, Warsaw. Poznań was always the main city of Wielkopolska
(Great Poland) region.
Mickiewicz University has been founded in 1919 but boasts a history
that goes back to Jesuit Lubranski College existing in the city since 1611.
The University, ranking no. three in Poland, is composed of 15 faculties,
employs more than 2 900 teachers, and has more than 43 000 on the undergraduate,
graduate and postgraduate level.
of Archaeology (formerly Institute of Prehistory) was created in 1919,
when the University was founded. It is composed of five departments: Ancient
Mediterranean Civilizations, Prehistory of Central and Eastern Europe,
Stone and Bronze Age, Iron Age, Theory and Methods in Archaeology, and
Laboratory of Bronze Age Mediterranean Archaeology. It carries out numerous
scientific projects in Poland, Ukraine, Spain, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Sudan
conference will be held in the new Faculty of History building (Collegium
Historicum Novum), at the Morasko University Campus, Umultowska Str. 89D,
in the “Dean’s Conference Hall” (ground floor, opposite of the entrance
TO GET TO POZNAŃ?
could by easily reached by air either by numerous direct flies to Poznań
- Ławica airport, both by regular and cheap airlines. Transfer possibilities
in air-traffic hubs like Frankfurt, Munchen or Copenhagen increase the
number of possible destinations.
could be as well reached by train. Good start destinations are Berlin (3h
ride, 4 services every day) and Warsaw (2.5 hours ride, numerous services
TO GET TO MORASKO CAMPUS
best connection to Morasko offers Poznań Fast Tram (lines 12, 14, 15,
16, 20) - destination "Os. Sobieskiego". Approx. time of ride from the
Main Station is 14. Min. Upon arrival to final stop, there are two possibilities:
cross the train rails behind Os. Sobieski bus station and walk to Collegium
Historicum (c. 7 min. walk)
bus line 98 from the Os. Sobieskiego bus station - direction “Różany
Potok”. The bus goes every 15-20 min, ride takes c. 18 min..