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CIfA annual conference and training event

CIfA conference

Our conference is the premier professional archaeological conference in the UK, attracting over hundreds of participants over three days. Combining keynote addresses, wide-ranging sessions, training workshops and exhibitions, the CIfA conference and training event provides an annual forum for discussing current professional issues, showcasing new developments and presenting research in archaeology and the wider heritage sector.

The next CIfA Conference will be held in Leicester from 20 - 22 April 2015.

Everything you need to know can be found on the 2016 conference webpages.

Dates for future years will be:

  • 2017, from 26 to 28 April

  • 2018, from 25 to 27 April

Further information

The conference usually takes place in April and moves around the UK on an annual basis. You can find links below for information about our forthcoming conference, and also to details of past meetings.

Our annual conference has been held since IfA formed in 1982. A list of recent conferences is shown below with links to the conference programme or (for more recent events) the conference webpages.

2015 Cardiff
2014 Glasgow
2013 Birmingham
2012 Oxford
2011 Reading

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists
Miller Building, University of Reading
Reading, Berkshire RG6 6AB

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