IOW-Arch is a biennial conference devoted to the archaeology and material culture of the Indian Ocean World. It was inaugurated in 2020 at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter, where it will again return in 2022
The IOW-Arch 2022 conference will be a hybrid event with both in-person and Zoom options. The conference will begin on Monday 19th, with an introduction and presentations, followed by a reception. The conference will resume on Tuesday 20th with presentations followed by closing remarks and discussion. There will then be a conference dinner (at participants own expense).
Registration. Both speakers and non-speaking audience members are welcome to register.
For those attending in-person: Registration costs £30 (£15 for students) and includes conference programme, drinks reception on Monday 19th, and refreshments and lunch on Tuesday 20th.
For those attending online, please select the appropriate ticket below. We have not set the online tickets at a fixed price, to ensure that the conference is affordable for scholars of the Indian Ocean World regardless of their geographical location. Instead, we request that you make a contribution through the appropriate page below if you are able to do so.
For those wishing to present, please see the conference website for details, including abstract submission information www.iow-arch.com.
Papers are welcome on all aspects of the archaeology, material culture and heritage of the Indian Ocean (defined as from East Africa to Japan, including Australasia) from the first millennium BC to the contemporary era, and may include reports on research in progress