37th Annual Northeast Conference on Andean and Amazonian Archaeology and Ethnohistory

37th Annual Northeast Conference on Andean and Amazonian Archaeology and Ethnohistory

Binghamton University is pleased to host the 37th Northeast Conference on Andean and Amazonian Archaeology and Ethnohistory.

October 20-21, 2018

This annual two-day conference consists of lectures and posters about recent and ongoing archaeological, ethnographic and ethnohistorical research in the Andean and Amazonian regions of South America. We welcome scholars from across the world. We look forward to seeing you in Binghamton for the first time since 1998!


Abstract Submission

Due end-of-day, October 5, 2018.

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Registration

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Conference Program

  • Program

    Friday October 19, 2018

    6:30-9:00 PM – Welcome reception at a location TBA

    Saturday October 20, 2018

    Location: Binghamton University 4400 Vestal Parkway East, Science 1, Room 149

    8:30-9:00 AM – Registration, coffee, and pastries

    9:00-12:15 PM – Presentations

    12:15-2:15 PM – Lunch and Poster Session

    2:15-4:45 PM – Presentations

    4:45-5:30 – Key Note Presentation

    Professor Sergio Jorge Chávez, Professor of Anthropology at Central Michigan University

    5:30-5:40 PM – Business Meeting

    5:40-6:30 PM – Posters continued and reception

    6:30-10 PM – Dinner at Drs. Bill Isbell and Judy Siggins' House. Details will be provided in your welcome packet

    Sunday October 21, 2018

    Location: Binghamton University 4400 Vestal Parkway East, Science 1, Room 149

    8:30-9:00 AM – Coffee and pastries

    9:00-12:15 PM – Presentations

    12:15 PM – Lunch

    *Please check back in October for more details about the program.


Planning Your Visit & Travel Information

  • Hotels and transportation
    Lodging

    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Binghamton
    Distance to University: 3 miles
    Price: $129/ per night (plus tax)
    Phone number: 607-722-7575

    Comments: This hotel is probably the nicest option, but is located downtown.

    Click on the link below and enter Group Code: NAC to get the conference rate.

    Hotel Link

    Hampton Inn and Suites Binghamton/Vestal
    Distance to University: 0.8 miles
    Price: $109/ per night (plus tax)
    Phone number: 607-797-5000

    Comments: This hotel is located on a hill quite near the university. Call if you would like the conference rate and mention the conference by name.

    Hotel Link

    Quality Inn and Suites
    Distance to University: 0.6 miles
    Price: $90/ per night (plus tax)
    Phone number: 607-729-6371

    Comments: This hotel is within walking distance of the university. With the group discount rate rooms are quite affordable. Call and mention that you will be attending the conference, or click on this link.

    Hotel Link

    **There are many other hotels nearby in Vestal and in downtown Binghamton...


    Air Transportation

    Greater Binghamton Airport (BGM) is conveniently located 8 miles outside Binghamton, N.Y. For more information, visit the BGM Website.

    Address: 2534 Airport Road, Johnson City, NY 13790
    Phone: 607-763-4471

    Alternatively, you can fly into a nearby airport and rent a car. Syracuse Hancock International, N.Y. and Wilkes-Barre Scranton International, Pa. are located less than 90 minutes away.


    Bus Transportation

    The Greater Binghamton Transportation Center located in downtown Binghamton offers local and interstate bus travel, including New York City. Visit the Transportation Center Website for more information and to purchase a ticket.

    Address: 81 Chenango Street, Binghamton, NY 13901
    Phone: 607-763-4468


    Driving Directions

    If you need driving directions check out this website.


    Navigating Campus

    Parking permits are not required between 4 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Monday. Park in any open lot over the weekend. Click here for a link to our interactive campus map.

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