AIC 47th Annual Meeting - Call for Papers 2019

The American Institute for Conservation (AIC) is pleased to announce the 2019 AIC Annual Meeting Call for Papers. The meeting, taking place in New England, May 13–17, 2019, at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT will explore the topic of New Tools, Techniques, and Tactics in Conservation and Collection Care. Abstracts will be accepted until September 15, 2018.

13 May 2019 to 17 May 2019
15 Sep 2018

14th ICOM-CC Wet Organic Archaeological Materials Conference (WOAM)

Call for Papers

ICOM-CC's Wet Organic Archaeological Materials Working Group (WOAM) exists to: disseminate scientific research in the field of wet organic archaeological materials; to promote the application of new materials and technologies for conservation, investigate new tools for analysis and documentation; present relevant case studies in the conservation of wet organic archaeological materials; identify further areas of research and to facilitate networking for future collaborative activities.

20 May 2019 to 24 May 2019
15 Sep 2018

45th Annual CAC Conference and Workshop

Call for Papers for the 45th Annual CAC Conference and Workshops Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Dalhousie University May 28 - June 1, 2019

The Canadian Association for Conservation is pleased to announce that our 45th Annual Conference will be held on the traditional ancestral territory of the Mi'kmaq people in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The conference will run May 30 to June 1, 2019 at Dalhousie University in the heart of downtown Halifax.

28 May 2019 to 1 Jun 2019
31 Oct 2018

Plastics Heritage: History, Limits and Possibilities Congress - Call for Papers

Museu da Famácia (Pharmacy Museum)

For more information and abstract submission instructions please visit the congress details:

Deadline for session proposals: 30th August 2018;
Deadline for paper proposals: 15th November 2018.
Please consult the guidelines, below.

Call for Papers
We are living in a time of increasing dependence on and encounters with synthetic materials, such as plastics, in our day-to-day life.

29 May 2019 to 31 May 2019
30 Aug 2018

ICON19: New Perspectives: Contemporary Conservation Thinking and Practice

Icon's Triennial International Conference - #Icon19 - is back! Taking place in Belfast, the conference provides a platform to engage with the latest developments in conservation of cultural heritage, exchange knowledge and find networking opportunities to support and promote professional standards of conservation across the UK! The Conference theme will explore the latest research, practical applications and innovative thinking across the sector. We are currently inviting contributions from one and all!

12 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019
31 Oct 2018

METAL 2019

The ICOM-CC Metals Working Group and the Haute Ecole Arc Conservation-restauration Neuchâtel are pleased to announce the call for posters for Metal 2019, the 9th Interim Meeting of the Metals Working Group.

The poster session aims to encourage an informal and interactive setting for authors to present their work. Posters are an ideal way to showcase interesting, innovative and current conservation research and practice.

2 Sep 2019 to 6 Sep 2019
1 Sep 2018


The Glass and Ceramics Working Group of ICOM-CC, Icon UK’s Ceramics and Glass Group and the British Museum, are pleased to announce the call for papers for the first-ever joint meeting between these parties.

This conference marks the 5th Interim Meeting of ICOM-CC Glass and Ceramics, and the 34th year of dedicated events from Icon’s Ceramics and Glass Group. Held at the British Museum, the joint conference promises to gather an impressive group of professionals specializing in the field of ceramics and glass conservation at a prestigious location in the heart of London.

5 Sep 2019 to 7 Sep 2019
10 Sep 2018

XIVth International Conference of the AIPMA (Association Internationale pour la Peinture Murale Antique)

The XIVth International Conference of the AIPMA (Association Internationale pour la Peinture Murale Antique) will be held in Naples, Italy from September 9-13, 2019 at the National Archaeological Museum in Naples; organized by the MANN, Museo Archeologico Nazionale of Naples, and by the University of Bologna, in collaboration with the Centre Jean Bérard.

9 Sep 2019 to 13 Sep 2019