Institute of Archaeology


RAC/TRAC Conference 2024

11 April 2024–14 April 2024, 10:00 am–5:00 pm

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The 15th Roman Archaeology Conference / 32nd Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference will be held at UCL from 11-14 April 2024.

Event Information

Open to







Prof Andrew Gardner

RAC / TRAC 2024 will be held in London, Thursday 11 April – Sunday 14 April 2024 
Main venue: UCL Institute of Education 

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Organised by a committee representing the breadth of Roman archaeology across London institutions, the joint conference features nearly 40 sessions encompassing the major themes of Roman studies today, including new scientific applications, decentering and decolonizing Roman archaeology, globalization and materiality, and archaeological ethics.

The conference is in-person only, but is designed to be inclusive and accessible.

Full details of all of the sessions running at the conference are listed here: RAC TRAC 24 Session Abstracts Final

Information about bursaries, with a deadline of 12 January 2024 for applications, is available here: RAC TRAC 2024 Bursaries

Register here

Organising Committee: Andrew Gardner (UCL, Chair), Isabel Annal (UCL, TRAC), Jennifer Baird (Birkbeck), Chloe Clark (King’s, TRAC), Emlyn Dodd (ICS), Alessandra Esposito (King’s), Natasha Gravatt (UCL, TRAC), Claire Heseltine (King’s, TRAC), Zena Kamash (Royal Holloway), Francesca Lam-March (King’s, TRAC), Kris Lockyear (UCL), Dominic Perring (UCL), Louise Rayner (UCL/ASE), Erica Rowan (Royal Holloway), with Fiona Haarer (Roman Society), Blanka Misic (TRAC Standing Committee), Ursula Rothe (Open University, RS Archaeology Committee), and Anna Walas (TRAC Standing Committee).   

Further details


£45 (student/unwaged)