The European Coin Find Network 

The 8th Joint Meeting of and ECFN 2019

will be hosted by the Università degli Studi di Messina (UNIME) Sicily
Thursday 2nd – Saturday 4th May 2019



Call for papers

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We invite proposals for papers on studies of coin finds and digital numismatics with a particular emphasis on the following topics

• Coin finds from Italy (especially Sicily)
• The results of digital projects: including coin finds, GIS applications, statistical studies, databases and online applications, etc.
• Digital infrastructure.
The presentation format will be 20 minutes, with an additional 5 minutes for discussion.
• There will also be an opportunity to present posters on new projects and news.

As the number of papers will be limited, all proposals will be reviewed.
Proposals, including name(s) and affiliation(s) of speaker(s), title of paper and an abstract of no more than 300 words should be submitted via the Registration Form on the conference website:

Submission deadline: 28th February 2019
Notification of acceptance: 22nd March 2019


Provisional timetable

    Arrival of those participating in the Nomisma meetings

    Meetings of the Nomisma groups
    Meetings of the Nomisma groups
    General Nomisma session / Inaugural meeting of the DARIAH Digital Numismatics WG
    Arrival of those not participating in the Nomisma working group meetings
    Visit to the Regional Museum of Messina

    Introduction to
    Papers on Sicilian / Italian projects
    General papers on digital projects on coin finds and digital infrastructure

    General papers on digital projects on coin finds and digital infrastructure
    Discussion of the standard spreadsheet of data on coins from excavations presented at the Coins in Context workshop in Oxford
    Round table
    Visit to the Archaeological Museum of Reggio di Calabria

For further information see the conference website