“Mapping the Past, Plotting the Future. GIS in archaeology, from maturity to implementation”


Workshop by AeGIS Athena

British School at Athens

On the occasion of the establishment of the Archaeological GIS laboratory, AeGIS Athena at Xanthi, the Institute for Language and Speech Processing of “Athena” Research Center organizes the International Workshop Mapping the Past, Plotting the Future. GIS in Archaeology, maturity & implementation, which will take place in 30th of March 2023 and it will be hosted by the British School at Athens.

Through selected case studies which reflect the wide range of substantive applications of spatial concepts in archaeological research, the workshop aims to highlight the dynamics and flexibility of GIS technology as a very important resource for Archaeology but also to discuss the problems of its application in everyday archaeological practice and training.  

The workshop is hybrid and open to everyone (field archaeologists, students, researchers, academics, etc.) interested in the methodology and application of GIS in archaeological practice.

Participation to the Workshop is free of charge, but subject to online registration here.  

In case of physical presence please confirm your participation by 15/03/2023.