About the SEAMEO SPAFA Conference
The SEAMEO SPAFA Conference (SPAFACON) is the premier academic gathering hosted by the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for Archaeology and Fine Arts (SEAMEO SPAFA), aimed at advancing knowledge and understanding of the archaeology, fine arts, and cultural heritage in Southeast Asia. SPAFACON provides a unique platform for individuals from a variety of disciplines and perspectives to share their research, insights, and passion for the region. SPAFACON 2024 is scheduled for 10th-14th June 2024 in Bangkok, Thailand. The conference will consist of three days of sessions (10th-12th June), a day of excursions (13th June),and a day of workshops (14th June).
Call for papers
We welcome submissions of original research papers that contribute to the fields of:
- Archaeology: Present your latest archaeological discoveries, methodologies, and theoretical insights related to Southeast Asia’s rich history. Share your expertise in excavations, dating techniques, and artefact analysis that shed light on the region’s past civilizations.
- Fine Arts: Explore the dynamic world of Southeast Asian fine arts, encompassing both visual and performing arts. Discuss topics such as traditional and contemporary art forms, artistic expressions, and the preservation of artistic heritage.
- Cultural Heritage: Delve into the multifaceted aspects of cultural heritage preservation and management. Share your experiences and research findings related to heritage conservation, community engagement, and the safeguarding of tangible and intangible cultural heritage.
- Prepare an abstract of your paper (approximately 300 words) outlining the research objectives, methods, and key findings.
- Indicate the preferred session category (insert link to list of sessions).
- Include a brief biography and contact information of the authors.
- Submit your abstract by (submission deadline).
For more information, please see the call for papers on the SEAMEO SPAFA website.
Deadline for Abstract Submission: 29th February 2024.
Notification of Acceptance: You are encouraged to submit your proposal earlier than later. Proposals will be considered at various stages leading up to the deadline and subject to space limitations.
Conference Dates: June 10th-14th, 2024.
We look forward to receiving your papers and your participation in this enriching event.
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Link To Event Page - https://www.seameo-spafa.org/spafacon2024/