Annual Meeting

Temple of Hera II at Paestum, Italy. Courtesy Jim Blubaugh.

As previously announced, due to the COVD-19 pandemic, the 2021 Joint Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the Society for Classical Studies (SCS) will be a virtual event. The meeting will be spread over six days from January 5-10.

Registration Open

The online registration system is now open. Registration is required to attend the academic sessions and many of the events. Please check the registration page for rates and details.

Call for Papers

Submissions for open sessions, colloquia and workshops are closed. We are still accepting submissions for Roundtables and the Lightning Session (Due November 15, 2020).

The full academic program is nearly finalized so please watch the AIA website and social media for announcements.


Future Meeting Locations

  • 2021 (Jan 5-10) – Virtual Meeting
  • 2022 (Jan 5-8 ) – San Francisco, CA
  • 2023 (Jan 5-8 ) – New Orleans, LA
  • 2024 (Jan 4-7 ) – Chicago, IL
  • 2025 (Jan 2-5 ) – Philadelphia, PA

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