EAA 2-17: Building Bridges Aug. 30, 2017 - Sept. 3, 2017, Maastricht, The Netherlands

EAA 2017
The EAA board, the municipality of Maastricht, the province of Limburg and the Kingdom of the Netherlands are to host the 23rd Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists in the historic town of Maastricht.

This is where twenty five years ago, on February 7th, 1992, the famous Maastricht Treaty was signed. The long term effects on archaeology of both the Maastricht Treaty and the Valetta Convention, also agreed upon in 1992, will be discussed at the meeting. In the light of the current political and social situation in Europe, and its effects on science,

To stimulate discussion and dialogue, the Maastricht meeting will allow for experimentation in the session formats.