35th Anniversary of the Harris Matrix
International Conference on Archaeological Stratigraphy
Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna (Austria)
17th to 19th September 2008

On behalf of the organizing committee we would like to announce an International Conference on Archaeological Stratigraphy on the occasion of the 35th anniversary of the Harris Matrix. The conference will be held from 17th to 19th September 2008 at the Austrian Academy of Science, Vienna (Austria).

The conference examines the state of the art and the scientific presentation of the stratigraphic method as initially defined by E.C. Harris. The planned scientific sessions will focus on the impact of the matrix and the future development of stratigraphic theory and practice, ethical aspects, digital documentation of stratigraphic excavation and latest software developments for the composing of a Harris Matrix and 4D documentation of archaeological excavations.

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Program
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Excursion Heldenberg
Excursion Schwarzenbach Carnuntum
Excursion Hallstatt


The International Conference on Archaeological Stratigraphy is organized by the Austrian Academy of Sciences, VIAS - Vienna Institute for Archaeological Science, University of Vienna and the Bermuda Maritime Museum.


     
The conference is funded by the
Cultural Department of the Province of Lower Austria.