Organised by:

In collaboration with:

Consell Insular de Formentera

About

The symposium of Conservation for Underwater Archaeology (ISCUA) is organised by the Balearic Institute of Studies in Maritime Archaeology (IBEAM) in collaboration with the Council of Formentera and has tri-annual nature.

ISCUA serves as a platform to disseminate leading research in the preservation of our maritime cultural heritage and aims to continue with the training of the youngest generations in the field, as well as to create future links between the different institutions and invited specialists.

The Balearic Institute of Maritime Archaeology Studies (IBEAM) is a nonprofit organisation formed by professionals of underwater archeology that aims to protect the Maritime Cultural Heritage of the Balearic Islands (Spain), through research, conservation and dissemination projects.

Programme


28
September
Thursday
  • 6:00 PM

    Registration

  • 7:00 AM

    Welcome cocktail

29
September
Friday
  • 8:30 AM

    Welcome speeches

  • 9:00 AM

    Chairman: Dr. Ian MacLeod

  • 9:30 AM

    Invited Lecture: Vrack – Museums of wrecks (Sweeden)

  • 9:30 AM

    Coffee break

  • 10:00 AM
    Session 1: LEARNING FROM THE LOST.
  • 12:30 PM
    Lunch
  • 14:30 PM
    SESSION 2. EX SITU CONSERVATION
  • 4:30 PM
    Coffee Break
  • 5:00 PM
    SESSION 2: EX SITU CONSERVATION
  • 6:30 PM

    End of the first day

  • 8:00 PM

    Dinner

30
September
Saturday
  • 8:30 AM
    SESSIÓN 3: IN SITU CONSERVATION
  • 10:30 AM

    Coffee Break

  • 11:00 AM
    SESSION 3: IN SITU CONSERVATION
  • 12:30 AM

    Lunch

  • 2:30 PM
    SESSION 3: IN SITU CONSERVATION
  • 3:30 PM
    Coffee Break
  • 4:00 PM

    End of the second day

  • 5:00 PM

    Sponsored boat cruise

1
October
Sunday
  • 8:30 AM
    SESSION 4: NEW TECHNIQUES, MATERIALS AND DIGITAL METHODS
  • 10:30 AM

    Coffee Break

  • 11:00 AM
    SESSION 4: NEW TECHNIQUES, MATERIALS AND DIGITAL METHODS
  • 1:15 APM
    CLOSING
  • 1:30 PM

    Farewell Lunch

Location


Formentera, Spain

The island of Formentera is located in the Mediterranean Sea and is part of the Balearic archipelago. Together with Ibiza it forms the Pityusic Islands.