15th - 18th April 2011

Saturday, 16th April

9 a.m. Bustransfer from Osnabrück to Kalkriese
9 –12 a.m. Registration
10 a.m. – 1 p.m., 2 – 6:30 p.m. Presentations in Kalkriese
Recent research at the site “Oberesch” in Kalkriese Susanne Wilbers-Rost (Museum und Park Kalkriese)
Interpretation of distribution patterns at the battlefield of Kalkriese Achim Rost (Archäologie der Römischen Provinzen, Universität Osnabrück)
Human bones at Kalkriese – a battlefield without mass graves Birgit Großkopf (Historische Anthropologie und Humanökologie, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Visit of excavation and Museum
Lunch (provided at the Museum)
Ancient landscapes of conflict Jon Coulston (University of St Andrews)
The Harzhorn Incident. Archaeological research on a late Roman battlefield near Northeim, Lower Saxony. Michael Geschwinde (Niedersächsisches Landesamt für Denkmalpflege, Braunschweig), Henning Haßmann (Niedersächsisches Landesamt für Denkmalpflege, Hannover), Petra Lönne (Kreisarchäologie Northeim), Michael Meyer (Freie Universität Berlin), Günther Moosbauer (Archäologie der Römischen Provinzen, Universität Osnabrück, Germany)
La Palma – Nova Classis: Archaeological evidences of war booty in a roman encampment during the Second Punic War. Blé, E., Lacruz, S. Noguera, J., Valdès, P. (Universitat de Barcelona)
Archaeology of the Second Punic War: the battlefield at Baecula (208 B.C.) Juan P. Bellón*, Arturo Ruiz**, Francisco Gómez**, Manuel Molinos**, Inmaculada Cárdenas**, Carmen Rueda** (* Escuela Española de Historia y Arqueología en Roma (CSIC); ** Centro Andaluz de Arqueología Ibérica de la Universidad de Jaén)
Campaigns of Germanicus, 14-16 AD Ilkka Syvanne (Kangasala, Finnland)
War without battlefields: Investigating Violence and Conflict in Neolithic Europe Linda Fibiger (School of History and Archaeology, Cardiff University)
From bones to battle – The Bronze Age site in Tollense Valley, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, and its interpretation Thomas Terberger (Universität Greifswald), U. Brinker, D. Jantzen, G. Lidke
The Army in the Lake - Deposited human remains at Vædebro/Alken in Central Jutland, Denmark from 1st century BC/1st century AD Ejvind Hertz (Skanderborg Museum), Mads Kähler Holst (Section of Archaeology, Aarhus University)
Cranial injuries and patterns of interpersonal violence in two Early Medieval skeletal populations from Germany Christian Meyer, Kurt W. Alt (Institut für Anthropologie, Universität Mainz)
7 p.m. Conference Dinner and reception of the District Administration of Osnabrück.
10 p.m. Return to Osnabrück (busses)