Conference themes
– Palaeolithic environments, subsistence, and diet 
– Agricultural origins and the earliest villages 
– Adaptations to coastal and wetland environments
– Environmental impact of sustained human settlements
– Human adaptations to extreme or arid environments 
– Cross-disciplinary research in environmental archaeology 

With the generous support of the Archaeological Association of the Algarve, we will offer two student prizes (€50), one for the best presentation during the ‘Lightning’ session, and one for the best Poster presentation.

Please print your posters prior to arrival at the conference, as printing facilities on campus are limited. 

For all queries please contact the organisers at