Presentations and Academic Activities
   2012

 

 

Invited Keynote and Lectures

  1. Gaffney, V.L. (2012) "E-Science and Archaeology at Birmingham" - Invited Lecture, Philip Rahtz Lecture Theatre, University of York, 25 January 2012
  2. Gaffney, V.L. (2012) "Batteries not Included! Digital Humanities: in Archaeology, at Birmingham and Beyond!" - SECL Distinguished Lecture, Keynes Lecture Theatre, University of Kent, 18 January 2012

 

Conference Programme Committee

  1. Ch'ng, E. (2012) Technical Programme Committee - 16th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real-time Applications (DS-RT 2011)
   2011

 

Conferences

  • Ch’ng, E. (2011) Digital Heritage Tourism: Reconfiguring the Visitor Experience in Heritage Sites, Museums and Architecture in the Era of Pervasive Computing, Percorsi creativi di turismo urbano (Creative Paths of Urban Tourism) Conference, Catania, 22-24 September 2011
  • Ch’ng, E. and Gaffney V. (2011) Simulation and Visualisation of Agent Survival and Settlement Behaviours in the Hunter-Gatherer Colonisation of Mesolithic Landscapes. Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology, The University of Birmingham, 1-2 April.

Invited Keynote and Lectures

  1. Ch'ng, E. (2011) "Heritage Experience in the Era of Web 3.0 and Pervasive Computing", - Invited Lecture, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, 17 November 2011
  2. Ch'ng, E. (2011) “Digital Heritage Tourism - Reconfiguring the Visitor Experience in Heritage Sites, Museums and Architecture in the Era of Pervasive Computing”, Invited Keynote – Creative Paths of Urban Tourism, 22-24 September 2011, Catania, Sicilly.
  3. Ch'ng, E. (2011) “Agents in Ancient Worlds: Communicating with the Past Using the Technology of the Future”, Invited Keynote – BEAR PG Conference, University of Birmingham, 23 April 2011.
  4. Ch'ng, E. (2011) "Digital Revolution in Heritage and Culture: A Paradigm Shift in the Exploration, Research and Display of Objects, Environments, Text and Behaviour" - Public Lecture, E-Theatre, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, 14 April 2011

 

Conference Programme Committee

  1. Ch'ng, E. (2011) Technical Programme Committee - 15th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real-time Applications (DS-RT 2011)

 

   2009

 

Presentations

  1. Chapman H. 10th February 2009 Where Rivers Meet: Staffordshire’s Own Stonehenge. Central Library Theatre, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham – Birmingham Archives and Heritage, Birmingham City Council
  2. Chapman H. 17th February 2009 Landscape Archaeology in Birmingham: Developing Distance Learning and the ‘Virtual Fieldtrip’. English Heritage Teaching Landscape Archaeology Day, York University, York
  3. Chapman H. 6th March 2009 The landscape archaeology of 'hidden' landscapes University of Southampton
  4. Fitch S. Monday 12th January 2009 Reconstruction and the Cultural Resource Management of the Late Pleistocene and Holocene Landscapes in the Offshore Environs of the Gulf. Arabia 2009 - Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, UAE

 

 

   2008

 

Conferences

  • Gaffney V. L. 2008. GPR 2008 University of Birmingham

Conference Sessions Convened

  • Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Management and investigation of marine, coastal and intertidal prehistoric archaeology; developing a research agenda. Session convened at the European Association of Archaeology Conference, Zadar, Croatia
  • Kincey, M., Carey, C., Challis, K and Howard, A.J. 2007. Reconstructing past cultural landscapes: methodologies for investigating and modeling subsurface environments. Session convened at the EAA Annual Meeting, Zadar, Croatia.
Presentations
  1. Baldwin, E and Lobb, M 2008 Spotting the Difference: Deformation Analysis in the Built Environment - Stone work difference analysis for Heritage management and monitoring at the 3D Laser Scanning for the Built Environment Workshop: Methods and Applications Wednesday 14 May 2008, Design Centre, University of Birmingham
  2. Gaffney V. 2008 Mapping Doggerland. U21 Digital Humanities Conference (U. of Virginia)
  3. Gaffney V. 2008. Keynote Taiwan International Symposium on Underwater Archaeology (Taipei)
  4. Gaffney, C., Cuttler, R., Gaffney, V., Goodchild, H., Howard, A. and Sears, G. 2008. Mapping the City: remote sensing at the Roman town of Cyrene, Libya. Presented at the ‘Environmental and Industrial Geophysics Group meeting entitled: Recent Work in Archaeological Geophysics. Burlington House, London.
  5. Chapman, H. and B. Gearey 2008. Monumentality, movement and wetlands. World Archaeological Congress, Dublin 2008
  6. Challis, K. 2008. Preservation and prospection of alluvial archaeological remains: a case study from the Trent Valley, UK. The Archaeology of Erosion/the Erosion of Archaeology Conference. Brussels: The Unviersity of Leuven and the Flemish Land Agency, April 2008
  7. Howard, A.J. and Challis, K. 2008. Preservation and prospection of alluvial archaeological remains: a case study from the Trent Valley, UK. Keynote presented at ‘The Archaeology of Erosion / the Erosion of Archaeology’. A conference hosted by the Flemish Heritage Institute in collaboration with the Flemish Land Agency and the Universities of Leuven and Ghent.
  8. Gaffney, V.L. 2008. Historic sea level rise in the North Sea. TAIEX Workshop on sustainable coastal management, sea level rise and climate change in the Baltic States and Poland (Palanga, Lithuania)
  9. Challis, K., Howard, A.J. and Kincey, M. 2008. The impact of climate change on archaeological resources in river catchments. Presented at a session entitled ‘Climate change and the historic environment’. IFA annual conference, Swansea.
  10. Gaffney, V.L. 2008. North Sea Palaeolandscapes. North Sea Experts Meeting (Amersfoort)
  11. Howard, A.J., Challis, K. and Kincey, M. 2008. The impact of climate change on archaeological resources in river catchments. Presented at An end to History? Climate change past present and future. Birmingham, UK.
  12. Gaffney, V.L. 2008 Mapping Doggerland. Archaeology (Royal Archaeological Institute)
  13. Gaffney, V.L. 2008. Europe’s Lost Country. Marine ALSF Annual Conference
  14. Gaffney, V.L. Mapping Doggerland. Archaeology 2008 (British Museum)

 

 

   2007

 

 

Conferences

  • Gaffney, V.L. 2007. North Sea Palaeolandscapes Concluding Seminar. Birmingham
  • Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Birmingham Access Grid Seminars AHRC ICT Method Network.

Conference Sessions Convened

  • Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Management and investigation of marine, coastal and intertidal prehistoric archaeology; developing a research agenda. Session convened at the European Association of Archaeology Conference, Zadar, Croatia
  • Kincey, M., Carey, C., Challis, K and Howard, A.J. 2007. Reconstructing past cultural landscapes: methodologies for investigating and modeling subsurface environments. Session convened at the EAA Annual Meeting, Zadar, Croatia.
Presentations
  1. Gaffney, V.L. 2007 North Sea Palaeolandscapes. Regional ALSF Science Applications (Bristol)
  2. Chapman, H.P. 2007. Invited Keynote Speaker – HPC and the Visual and Spatial Technology Centre. Hewlett Packard High Performance Computing Executive Forum, Nice, France.
  3. Gaffney, V.L. 2007. North Sea Palaeolandscapes. Marine ALSF Delivery Partners Technical Meeting
  4. Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Archaeology and the E-Science agenda. Lighting the blue touch paper for UK e-science (NeSC Edinburgh)
  5. Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Sensing a paradigm change: a revolution in remote sensing? IFA Annual Conference (Reading)
  6. Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Scale: a meagre product of reality. Space and Time Keynote – ICT Methods Network (NeSC Edinburgh)
  7. Gaffney, V.L. 2007. Waterworlds. Information Spatiale et Archéologie – Keynote. Time, space and the dynamics of change in archaeology (Tours)
  8. Gaffney, V.L. 2007. North Sea Palaeolandscapes. On and off the Lincolnshire coast (EH/DEFRA)
  9. Challis, K., Kincey, M., Carey, C. and Howard, A.J. (2007). Airborne lidar intensity and hyper spectral remote sensing: qualitative assessment of archaeological landscapes. Presented at Aerial archaeology, computer visulalisation and past landscapes: an interim workshop. Organized by the Aerial Archaeology Research Group and the Sim Vis Research Group, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Hull.

 

   2006

Organised Conferences
  • Challis, K. and Howard, A.J. 2006. Trent Valley Geoarchaeology 2006: Cultural Heritage and Sustainability. British Geological Survey, Keyworth, UK.

Conference Sessions Convened

  • Howard, A.J., Challis, K., Kincey, M. and Passmore, D.G. 2006. Future climate change and its implications for archaeological landscapes and cultural resources. Session convened at the EAA Annual Meeting, Krakow, Poland.

Presentations

  1. Gaffney, V.L. 2006. North Sea Palaeolandscapes. Geoarchaeology
  2. Gaffney, V.L. 2006. North Sea Palaeolandscapes. DEFRA/ALSF Marine Aggregate Conference
  3. Gaffney, V.L. 2006. Visualisation and the Humanitites. AHRC E-Science Working Group (Sheffield)
  4. Gaffney, V.L. 2006. The Cyrene Project. Department of Classics, Oberlin College (Ohio)
  5. Gaffney, V.L. 2006. Euchaita Project. Department of Classics (Princetown)
  6. Challis, K., Howard, A.J., Moscrop, D., Gearey, B. and Smith, D. (2006). Using airborne Lidar intensity to predict the organic preservation of waterlogged deposits. Presented at from ‘Space to Place’: 2nd International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology. Sponsored by UNESCO, Rome, Italy.
  7. Kincey, M., Challis, K and Howard, A.J. (2006). Modelling the archaeological implications of future climate change using a Geographic Information System: a case study from Midland Britain. Presented at a climate change session convened at the EAA Annual Meeting, Krakow, Poland.
  8. Challis, K., Howard, A.J., Gearey, B. and Smith, D. (2006). Analysis of the effectiveness of airborne Lidar backscattered laser intensity for predicting organic preservation potential of waterlogged deposits. Presented at Geoarchaeology 2006, University of Exeter, UK.
  9. Challis, K. 2006. Using Airborne Lidar Intensity to Predict the Organic Preservation of Waterlogged Deposits. From Space to Place: 2nd International Workshop on Remote Sensing in Archaeology, CNR, Rome, Italy, December 2006
  10. Challis, K. 2006. Using Airborne Lidar Intensity to Predict Waterlogged Deposit Preservation Geoarchaeology 2006, University Of Exeter, September 2006.
  11. Challis, K. 2006. Archaeology’s Cold War Windfall: The Corona Programme and Lost Landscapes of the Near East. Archaeology for Space Symposium, British Interplanetary Society, London, May 2006.

 


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