INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Date: 
Friday, March 29, 2019 -
10:00 to 18:00
Location: 
Italian Archaeological School at Athens, Parthenonos 14
Event Description: 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: The Excavation and Conservation of the submerged “Roman Villa of the Dolia” in Palaia Epidaurus

In collaboration with the Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities (Hellenic Republic-Ministry of Culture and Sports) and Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro

10:00
Welcome address
Emanuele Papi
Director of the Scuola Archeologica Italiana di Atene
Pari Kalamarà
Director of the Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities
Luigi Ficacci
Director of the Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro
11:00 - 11:45
Underwater archaeological remains in the area of Ancient Epidaurus.
Cooperative project on conservation, excavation and mapping of the site 2018
Panagiota Galiatsatou
Archaeologist, Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities
Barbara Davidde Petriaggi
Archaeologist, Director of the Underwater Archaeological Operation Unit - Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro
11:45 - 12:30
The "Sunken City" in Palaia Epidavros: techniques and methodologies
of underwater archaeological documentation
Massimiliano Secci
Archaeologist, Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro, project collaborator
Salvatore Medaglia
Archaeologist, Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro, project collaborator
Lunch break
14:00 - 14:45
Biological aspects of the submerged structures in the sunken city of Epidaurus
Sandra Ricci
Biologist, Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro
Carlotta Sacco Perasso
Conservation Scientist, Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro, project collaborator
14:45 - 15:30
The conservation and protection of the “Roman Villa of the Dolia”: materials and methods
Barbara Davidde Petriaggi
Archaeologist, Director of the Underwater Archaeological Operation Unit - Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro
Riccardo Mancinelli
Underwater Restorer, CSR Restauro Beni Culturali- Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro, project collaborator
Aggelos Tsompanidis
Underwater Restorer, Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities
Concluding Remarks and Discussion