Events

See upcoming events hosted and attended by the KNH Centre.

British Egyptology Conference 4

Date: 7-9 September 2018
Location: The University of Manchester

The Egypt Exploration Society is delighted to be partnering with The University of Manchester to organise the fourth British Egyptology Congress (BEC), from 7-9 September 2018.

The conference provides a platform for researchers to present their ongoing projects and discoveries to a broad audience of peers and the interested public through brief 20-minute presentations and posters.

Presentations can focus on a wide range of topics including but not limited to: archaeology and current fieldwork, language and texts, art and craft, trade and communication, conservation, medicine, reception, the history of Egyptology and collecting, museum or archive studies, religion, or material culture.

Papers can cover any period of Egyptian history as well as the impact of Egyptian heritage on the modern world.

Further details, along with registration information and a preliminary programme can be found on the EES conference website.

Third International Conference on Pharmacy and Medicine in Ancient Egypt

Date: 25-26 October 2018
Location: Barcelona, Spain

On behalf of the Organising and Scientific Committees, we are pleased to invite you to attend the Third International Conference on Pharmacy and Medicine in Ancient Egypt to be held in Barcelona on 25-26 October 2018.

The conference programme combines plenary sessions, oral communications and posters, and discussions which will permit to establish interdisciplinary collaborations between researchers and research groups that propose breakthrough studies on pharmacy, vet and medicine in Ancient Egypt.

Call for papers

Interested researchers are invited to submit a 300 word summary (without including the title, name, filiations, etc) in English before 30 June 2018.

Accepted papers can be presented by poster or orally. At least one of the authors of each presented abstract must be registered on the conference.

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline: 30 June 2018
  • Early registration deadline: 15 July 2018
  • Certificates: 5 November 2018

Find out more on the conference website.