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Welcome to the Greek chapter of the international non-profit organization "Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology» (CAA-GR). Members of CAA-GR are scientists from the fields of archeology, social sciences, life sciences, arts, mathematics, information technology, engineers and scientists in all fields of cultural heritage.

Recent News

The CAA-GR General Meeting will take place at the International CAA conference in Siena today. All CAA-GR members have the right to participate and vote in the meeting.

The CAA-GR General meeting is re-arranged at 17:00 in Room 15 at the conference venue, due to the carrying out of the CAA International Steering Committee meeting at the same time. All CAA-GR members are invited to attend.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Board of CAA-GR would like to announce that the next CAA-GR General Meeting will take place at the international CAA conference in Siena between 30th March and 3rd of April 2015. All CAA-GR members have the right to participate and vote in the meeting.
The next CAA-GR General meeting will take place during the CAA International Conference in Siena on 2nd of April at 13:30 (Room G at the conference venue).
All CAA-GR members are invited to attend.

You may donwload The Agenda of the meeting here.

According to the CAA-GR constitution members of the CAA-GR Board are elected for a 3 year term with the right to be reelected for a second term. The first 3 year term of the current Board is close to completion and there will be elections for new Board members at the next CAA-GR General Meeting in Siena. Two of the current Board members, Angeliki Chrysanthi (Secretary) and Eleni Kotoula (Treasurer), will not stand for re-election. We would like to thank them for their dedication and contribution to the aims of CAA-GR and for the excellent collaboration in the last three years. The rest of the current Board members have already given notice that will stand for re-election, however, all Board positions will be open to interested eligible candidates.

Tasks and responsibilities of the Board

The tasks of the Board according to the constitution are:

  1. To meet at least once a year during the international annual conference or at any other place convenient to the Board’s members.
  2. To ensure, to the best of their ability, that a national conference does take place every two – three years.
  3. To arrange to the best of their ability, a peer-reviewed publication of selected papers given at these conferences.
  4. The Board members - to the best of their ability - should pursue participation in the international CAA conferences during their term. One Board member will be designated as the representative of the national Greek chapter to CAA international (ex-officio member of the steering committee of the international CAA).

Eligibility

Eligible candidates are CAA GR members that in the past have exhibited participation at the CAA International conferences.

Nominations

Eligible candidates should notify the current members of the Board for their willingness to stand for elections for a position at the Board at least 10 days before the election date. Interested CAA-GR members should submit a candidacy declaration form through the web site of CAA-GR by indicating the position of the Board at which they would like to be elected and uploading a 2-page CV, as well as a photograph.

The corresponding form is can be found here.

All information on eligible candidates will be made accessible to CAA-GR members via the CAA-GR website.

The Board of CAA-GR would like to announce that the next CAA-GR General Meeting will take place at the international CAA conference in Siena between 30th March and 3rd of April 2015. All CAA-GR members have the right to participate and vote in the meeting.

We are pleased to announce that the CAA-GR proceedings were published on the 11th of February 2015 in the form of an e-book with an ISBN. We are grateful to the members of the scientific committee for their invaluable contribution to the publication of the proceedings.
The full title of the volume is:

Papadopoulos, C., Paliou, E., Chrysanthi, A., Kotoula, E., and Sarris, A. (Eds) 2015. Archaeological Research in the Digital Age. Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Greek Chapter (CAA-GR) Rethymno, Crete, 6-8 March 2014. Rethymno: Institute for Mediterranean Studies – Foundation of Research and Technology (IMS-Forth). ISBN: 978-618-81780-0-7.

You may download the proccedings as a PDF file here (38.4 MB).