Call for papers for IAI Conference 2024!

The annual IAI Conference 2024 will take place on Friday 12th to Saturday 13th April at the Absolute Hotel in Limerick City V94WP52. The AGM will be held on Friday 12th at 4:30pm.


Call for Papers

This year’s theme is Common Trends: Recent excavations, finds and research.

The call for papers is now open and will close on Friday 26th January 2024. If you would like to submit a presentation or poster, please contact the conference organiser Elaine Lynch ([email protected]) with a title and abstract of no more that 200 words. Presentations should be between 15 and 20 minutes in length (no longer than 20 minutes).

All persons with a successfully accepted presentation will get free admission to the conference.



We are also accepting posters for the conference. If you wish to propose a poster, please submit a short abstract (max 80 words) on the poster topic by Friday 26th January 2024. There will be time allocated during the conference to discuss poster presentations with the attendees. During this time poster authors should attend their posters and attendees will have an opportunity to view the posters and discuss their research with them.


Student Submissions

Students who are successful in making the presenters list for the conference have travel expenses covered up to the value of €150 (vouched).

Successful poster submissions will receive a €50 one4all voucher (all poster submissions must be accompanied by the student).

All submissions for presentations and posters must be submitted to the conference organizer by Friday 26th January 2024.


The conference

The conference will be a two-day event full of exciting recent archaeological projects and research. The annual quiz night with spot prizes will be held on the Friday at 7.30pm, where we will do our best to make sure everyone goes home a winner.


Hotel Booking

The Absolute Hotel in Limerick is giving a 10% discount to conference attendees. Just use promotion code CORPORATE when booking online.


Booking Conference Tickets

Eventbrite has been set up if you would like to purchase your conference tickets in advance. Here is the link

Lunch and tea/coffee breaks will be included with your ticket purchases.