The Joint-Chapter Meeting between the CAA Netherlands / Flanders and the CAA Germany will take place
in the House of Archaeologies in association with the German Mining Museum, Bochum Germany
(Haus der Archäologien, Deutsches Bergbau-Museum, Bochum)
This year’s JCM will be focused on discussing the “value of data in archaeology”. This includes, but is not restricted to topics such as:
- Big Data in Archaeology: the benefit and challenges of data mining in archaeology
- Documentation in the Field: storing and analysis of data on mobile devices; interoperability of data
- GIS Data for Landscape Analysis and Modeling
- Reconstruction of the Past: analysing data for automated reconstruction and modeling
- Data Relevant for Modeling and Testing Human Behaviour
- Interpretation of Social Network Analysis in Archaeology
Thursday, 4th of October
|10:00||Nicolas Schimerl: Photogrammetric 3D documentation of underground sites|
|10:35||Georgios Karadimos: Digitising a Dutch Warship from the 18th century: Challenges and Perspectives|
|11:10||Felix Klein: The early Bronze Age gold mine of Sakdrissi: A 3D GIS evaluation of the archaeological findings|
|13:00||Karin Göbel: Chamber grave “Poprad-Matejovce” – experience of 10 years GIS|
|13:35||Marina Gavryushkina: Pushing Possibilities: 3D GIS Spatial Analysis of Chlorakas-Palloures, Cyprus|
|14:10||Jessica Nike Meyer: Automatic object detection and segmentation in structure-from-motion mappings of historic mining sites|
|15:30||M. Fabian Meyer: Automated detection of cultural heritage in digital terrain models of Westphalia|
|16:05||Benedikt Grammer: Archaeological remote-sensing and the organisation of spatial archaeological data – a perspective from eastern Austria|
|17:15||Benjamin Gehmlich: Large-scale image retrieval using a vocabulary tree|
Friday, 5th of October
|10:00||Alex Brandsen: Using Text Mining to Unlock the Hidden Knowledge in Dutch Archaeological Reports|
|10:05||Gerald Hiebel: Big Data for Prehistoric Mining Archaeology|
|10:40||Benjamin Ducke: An Open Infrastructure for Archaeological Data from Field to Archives: idai.world|
|12:30||Till F. Sonnemann: Teaching Digital Archaeology at Dutch, Flemish and German Universities|
|13:05||Barbora Weissova: FAIMS in the Field: Regional Monitoring of Cultural Heritage in Bulgaria|
|13:40||Adela Sobotkova: FAIMS Mobile: Generalized Field Research Platform for and by Archaeologists|
|15:00||Chiara Girotto: The interpretative value of spatial statistics – Are we narrating the past?|
|15:35||Eleftheria Paliou: Assessing the value of flow-balanced spatial interaction models for the study of long term settlement evolution: the case study of the Pontine region (Central Italy) from the Archaic to mid Imperial period (c. 600 B.C. – A.D. 250)|
|16:10||Frederic Schaff: Artificial Anasazi with Explicit Knowledge Representation and Population Model|
Please register for the conference by sending an email to CAA2018Bochum@gmail.com.
providing your full name and affiliation, as well as if you are a student or regular attendant (note that we also offer reduced rate for pensioners). Please try to send us your registration by the 16th of September.
Registration fee will be
- 20€ for regular attendants
- 15€ for students / reduced rate (this includes student presenters)
To be paid directly at the conference – apologies for any inconvenience.
The registration fee includes coffee, tea and drinks, but no lunch or dinner (see below).
Venue & Stay
The meeting will take place in the
“Haus der Archäologien” of the Deutsches Bergbaumuseum Bochum
(“house of archaeologies” of the German Mining-Museum, Bochum)
Please find a description of how to reach the place here (https://www.bergbaumuseum.de/images/ueber-uns/lageplan_hda.pdf)
There are various hotels in easy reach of the venue, but please note that the Acora-Hotel in Bochum (http://acora-bochum.de/) offers a reduced fare for conference participants, if you mention the code “CAA Bochum” – note, however, that they only have a limited number of rooms available, so first come first serve
There are various options for lunch and dinner in close proximity to the House of Archaeology and, of course, in Bochum in general.
We have reserved seats at the Brauhaus Rietkötter (https://www.brauhaus-rietkoetter.de/) for the 4th of October, for those who want to join – self-paying, we are sorry to say. The Brauhaus offers us a choice of 4 dishes, including one vegetarian option. We would like to kindly ask you to indicate in your registration whether you would want to join the dinner, so that the restaurant can plan ahead accordingly. For details on the menu, please send us an email.