Welcome

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 new CAA-GR Board members for the time period of 2015-2018 are:

- Chair Apostolos Sarris
- Deputy Chair Eleftheria Paliou
- Treasurer Tuna Kalayci
- Secretary Markos Katsianis
- Publication Officer Constantinos Papadopoulos

You may view the results here. We would like to thank all the CAA-GR members that participated on the voting process.

The CAA-GR 2015 Annual General meeting has been held on Wednesday, 1st April 2015, 17:00-18:00 at the University of Siena.

Draft Minutes
CAA-GR Members present: 16
Non-members: 3

1. Chairman’s report on CAA-GR actions (events-meetings, publications, finance, number of members, web site visibility)
2. CAA-GR AGM Agenda. The constitutional changes proposed were partly accepted

  • The changes in the Membership (The constitution of CAA-GR, III, 1) were not accepted
  • The proposal for e-voting for the election of the board (The constitution of CAA-GR, V, 4) was accepted.
  • The changes in the eligibility criteria for candidates for the board (The constitution of CAA-GR, V, 4) were not accepted.
  • The proposal for announcement of changes in constitution at the CAA-GR website (The constitution of CAA-GR, VI, 3) was accepted.

3. Other issues discussed:

  • CAA-GR Conference - no official bids yet. Bids are invited for the next conference. 
  • "Mailing list" for the scholars of Eastern Mediterranean zone
  • Enrich the contents of the CAA-GR website
  • E-voting (survey monkey, etc.)

You may also download the draft mintes of the CAA-GR 2015 annual general meeting in pdf format.

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.