The News section includes items about CARARE and related Europeana projects as well as articles about archaeology-related topics which may be of interest to everyone with an interest in archaeology and cultural heritage.


Applications for the Advanced Masters in Structural Analysis of Monuments and Historical Constructions, approved and financially sponsored by the European Commission within the framework of the Erasmus+ Programme, are opened up to January 15, 2016.

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Issue 7 of the International Committee for Documentation of Cultural Heritage (CIPA) newsletter is now available. This edition pays tribute to Maurice Carbonnell, CIPA founder and its first President, who has sadly passed away.

The 22nd Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists (EAA) will be held in Vilnius, Lithuania, from 31 August to 4 September 2016. The call for proposing Sessions and Round Tables for the Meeting is now open and will close on 15 November 2015.

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The GRAVITATE project is running a survey on how archaeologists manage their collections of fragmented artifacts.

Supporting researchers in the use and re-use of archaeological data: continuing the ARIADNE thread

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The call for papers for CAA 2016 is now open! The conference will explore a multitude of topics, amongst which is the session proposed by ARIADNE "Supporting researchers in the use and reuse of archaeological data". We would like to invite paper proposals for this session.

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Heritage organisations and initiatives can now apply for Europe’s most prestigious prize in the heritage field, the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, which is supported by Creative Europe.

Launched in 2002 by the European Commission, the awards spotlight and reward the best of cultural heritage achievements, celebrating excellence by architects, craftsmen, volunteers, schools, local communities, heritage owners and media. Prizes are given to the 30 most outstanding achievements from across Europe in conservation, research, dedicated service, and education, training and awareness-raising.

Special Issue "Sensors and Techniques for 3D Object Modeling in Underwater Environments" on Sensors — Open Access Journal. Deadline for manuscript submissions extended to 31st October 2015.

The 2013 European Capital of Culture, Marseille, hosts the world’s largest gathering ever focused on Digital Heritage this autumn. the Congress will for the first time bring VSMM, Eurographics GCH, UNESCO’s Memory of the World, Arquaeologica2.0, Archaeovirtual, Digital Art Week and special events from CAA, CIPA, Space2Place, ICOMOS ICIP, and multiple others together in one venue with a prestigious joint publication. A ground-breaking public display of cutting edge digital heritage projects will also grace the conference venue at the new museum complex on the Marseille waterfront.


The proceedings from CARARE's final conference in Copenhagen are now available.

The participants in the CARARE project has established a strong community over the three years of working together, building up a close network of pan-European colleagues and friends both socially and professionally. A report on the networking activities is now available.

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