21st International Conference on Cultural Heritage and NEW Technologies (CHNT 21, 2016)



the „21st International Conference on Cultural Heritage and NEW Technologies“ is organized by the Urban Archaeology of Vienna and their partners and will take place in the City Hall of Vienna, Austria on November 16-18, 2016

The theme of CHNT 21 2016 will be  Urban Archaeology and Data: Re-use and Repurposing of Archaeological and Historical Material and Data
Ever increasing understanding of our primary sources and technological progress have led to higher and higher standards of recording and analysis in archaeological and historical research.

Programme and Registration: http://www.chnt.at/ 

Topics of Sessions and Round Table

  • Preservation and Re-Use of Digital Archaeological Research Data with Open Archival Information Systems
  • Digging for the Digital Dividend: Information Systems and Excavation Data
  • The Employment of Mobile Applications for Survey, Documentation and Information
  • Combining ‘physical’ and ‘digital’ in archaeological practice: collaborative visualisation during excavation
  • New realities2: virtual, augmented reality and other techniques in Cultural Heritage for the general public
  • 3D reconstruction as an interpretative melting pot of the (art-)historical data
  • Photogrammetry in Underwater and Aerial Archaeology
  • (Inter)relating to the Dead
  • PhD / Master Session


  • Long-term preservation and access: Where is an archive for my data?
  • The integration between archaeology and history based on ICT
  • Target Groups, Users, Followers, Fans – The Nature and Potential of Social Data in Archaeology


Urban Archaeology
New Technologies
Mobile Applications
Cultural Heritage
Virtual Realities
Burial Archaeology



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