Seventh Delta Survey Conference & Workshop The Delta Survey Conference and Workshop is a biannual event bringing together researchers working in the Egyptian Delta. It is supported by the EES Delta Survey project and run in collaboration with a host institution and always in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities. The seventh Delta Survey Conference and Workshop will be held on Thursday 30th September and Friday 1st October 2021 and will be held on Zoom. This year, the event will focus on work conducted in the Delta between 2019 and 2021. The Delta Survey Conference and Workshop is sponsored by the British Academy through the Egypt Exploration Society and with the kind cooperation and collaboration of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities. Schedule and registration links Please ensure that you register for each of the three parts of the Conference and Workshop that you would like to attend. Separate joining links will be sent for each part. Schedule is subject to last minute changes, we apologise for any inconvenience. Thursday 30th September Time (UK) Registration link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6rGP-TC3RmSsYOyfvU-lYQ Time (Egypt) 08:00 Zoom Opens 09:00 08:10-08:35 Welcome Hisham el Laithy and Penny Wilson 09:10-09:35 08:35-09:00 The Egypt Exploration Society Delta Survey - 25 years and more Jeffrey Spencer 09:35-10:00 09:00-09:25 New data-new questions: The discovery of an Old Kingdom provincial residence at Bubastis Eva Lange-Athinodorou 10:00-10:25 09:25-09:50 The 20th Dynasty and the End of the New Kingdom: A View from Pi-Ramesse Henning Franzmeier 10:25-10:50 09:50-10:15 The Discovery of the Burnt Tomb at Tell Tibella by Geophysical survey Ayman Wahby 10:50-11:15 10:15-10:40 Break 11:15-11:40 10:40-11:05 Kom el-Gir in Context: Recent Results on Settlements and Landscape in the Northwestern Delta (Governorate of Kafr esh-Sheikh) Robert Schiestl 11:40-12:05 11:05-11:30 Buto 2019, 2021: from the Storage Building to the Necropolis. End of the Late Period to the Byzantine-Islamic Period Pascale Ballet and Loïc Mazou 12:05-12:30 11:30-13:00 Lunch 12:30-14:00 13:00-13:25 Standardisation of pottery production of the Nile Delta in the 4th millennium BCE Agnieszka Mączyńska 14:00-14:25 13:25-13:50 ‘Reconstructing’ a building: the case of the Late Roman house of Kom al-Ahmer Giorgia Marchiori 14:25-14:50 13:50-14:15 Archaeo-geophysical Survey for Imaging Archaeological Ruins at Tell Buweib, Nile Delta, Egypt Amr Abd El-Raouf, Penny Wilson, Osman Badran, and Mahmoud Arab 14:50-15:15 14:15-14:40 Temples of Tell Heboua I Sayed Abdel Halim 15:15-15:40 14:40-15:00 Break 15:40-16:00 15:00-15:25 الأوانى الفخارية المكتشفة حديثا بحفائر تل آثار الأبقعين (Pottery from Tell el-Abqain) Ahmed el Kharadly 16:00-16:25 15:25-15:50 حيازة الآثار في القوانين المصرية, (Possessing Antiquities in Egyptian Law) Hany Abou el Azzam 16:25-16:50 15:50-16:15 The 14th Dynasty and the looting of Egypt Manfred Bietak 16:50-17:15 16:15-16:30 Closing remarks for the day 17:15-17:30 Friday 1st October Time (UK) Time (Egypt) 08:30-10:30 Workshop Panels in Parallel Sessions – short presentations and discussion forum Registration link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0rcuyprDIoGNcw7E4JAqv9tvNW6iOFFu3o 09:30-11:30 1 Landscapes and Survey techniques Chair: Eva Lange-Athinodorou 1 2 Site Management Plans Chair: Penny Wilson 2 3 Priority sites and Rescue work Chair: Joanne Rowland 3 4 Human Bioarchaeology in the Delta Chair: TBA 4 5 Archaeobotany Chair: TBA 5 6 Heritage work Chair: Fatma Keshk 6 10:30-13:00 Lunch Break 11:30-14:00 Registration link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QqiC8SgcQRaGSZbMEwPHXw 13:00-13:25 Metelis: From the Late Dynastic to the Early Islamic Periods Cristina Mondin 14:00-14:25 13:25-13:50 The excavation of a tower house of the Hellenistic domestic district )Kom al-Ahmer – Beheira) Bianca Badalucco 14:25-14:50 13:50-14:15 الفخار عصرى ما قبل وبداية الأسرات بالدقهلية (Pottery in the pre-and early days of the dynasties in Dakahlia) Zeinab Mahmoud Suleiman 14:50-15:15 14:15-14:30 Break 15:15-15:30 14:30-14:55 The latest archaeological discoveries in the Western Cemetery of Alexandria Fahima al-Nahas 15:30-15:55 14:55-15:20 A case study of torture through the human remains excavated from the Egyptian city of Sais Sara Almery Identifying the inhabitants of ancient Alexandria through the human remains discovered in the excavations of Gabal Elzaytoun (Unit X). Fahima al-Nahas, Ali Zogba, Omnya Saleh, and Sara Almery 15:55-16:20 15:20-15:45 SCA excavation at Tell El-Yahudia Aiman Asmawy Ali 16:20-16:45 15:45-16:10 Closing remarks 16:45-17:10 Download the schedule and registration links Download the abstract booklet Register in advance using the link(s) above. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event. Webinars have a limited attendance capacity, so please only sign up if you’re confident that you can attend. We recommend that you join our online events using a PC or laptop. This is a live event and will not be offered as a recording. Please ensure that you have read our guide to attending EES online events before the event begins.