Program & Registration

"Human Remains. Ethics, Conservation, Display" is the first Italian meeting focusing on human remains as sensitive material. We will talk about ethical, conservation, care and display issues. The Congress will take place at the Archaeological Park of Pompeii (Via Plinio 4) on 20th May, and in San Marcellino (Largo San Marcellino 10, Naples) on 21st May, 2019. The first day at Pompeii will be dedicated to an introduction of the topic and to papers about Pompeii’s Biological Heritage. At the end of the first day sessions the participants will be invited to an excursion in the archaeological park. On the second day, in Naples, various case studies from Italy and Europe will be presented.

There is no conference fee.

scientific program

The NEW scientific program can be downloaded here.


The official languages are Italian and English.

Certificates of attendance

If you need a certificate of attendance, please fill in the form here. The hard copy of the certificate will be provided at the Conference.