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1st Day - 8 November


10:00 – 10:30
Layers, occupations, events,… What are we talking about?
Vaquero, M. and Romagnoli, F.

10:30 – 11:00
Refitting as a route to agency and social dynamics in the deep past: Populating space and time at small-scales at the Boxgrove Horse Butchery Site.
Pope, M., Parfitt, S., Davis, R., Roberts, M. and Evans, A.

Coffee break – 11:00 – 11:30

11:30 – 12:00
A virtual journey to the underground: principles and methods for the stratigraphic analysis of point dispersions using cross-sections.
Roy Sunyer, M., Mora Torcal, R., Benito-Calvo, A., Martínez-Moreno, J. and Roda, J.

12:00 – 12:30
Using archaeological data to assess spatial variability in site formation processes.
McPherron, S.

12:30 – 13:00
Spatial patterns in Olduvai Bed I sites combining point distribution analysis and polygon metrics.
De la Torre, I., Benito-Calvo, A. and Sánchez-Romero, L.

Lunch – 14:00 – 15:30


15:30 – 16:15
The Oldowan site of El Kherba (Algeria): The processes of its formation and the behavioral implications of the spatial patterns of its archaeological remains. 
Mohamed Sahnouni.
16:15 – 17:00
Point cloud uses in heritage/archaeology (Leica Geosystems).
Rodrigo García

17:00 – 18:30
Visit CENIEH labs.

2nd Day - 9 November


10:00 – 10:30
Spatial analysis and interpretation of circular stone structures in Early Stone Age sites: DK (Olduvai Bed I) and El Kherba (Ain-Hanech, Algeria).
Benito-Calvo, A., De la Torre, I., Sahnouni, M., Sánchez-Romero, L., Abdessadok, S. and Harrichane, Z.

10:30 – 11:00
Down on the beach: A holistic approach to reconstructing lacustrine palaeo-shorelines at the Schöningen 13II-4 site (Germany).
García-Moreno, A., Hutson, J. M., Villaluenga, A., Turner, E. and Gaudzinski-Windheuser, S.

Coffee break – 11:00 – 11:30

11:30 – 12:00
Geoarchaeological approach to the study of old excavations. Humans and carnivores during the Middle Paleolithic in Amalda cave (Basque Country).
Rios-Garaizar, J. Sánchez-Romero, L., Benito-Calvo, A., Karampaglidis, T. Marín, A. B., Gómez-Olivencia, A., Bilbao Mave, I. and Pérez Garrido, C.

12:00 – 12:30
Specialized patches or multipurpose areas: The spatial dynamics of settlement the Mesolithic site of Font del Ros (Iberian south-eastern Pre-Pyrenees).
Roda Gilabert, X., Roy Sunyer, M., Vega Bolívar, S., Martínez-Moreno, J. and Mora Torcal, R.

12:30 – 13:30
Round table
- Field registration of excavated materials – Which is the best method for an optimal spatial study?

Lunch – 14:00 – 15:30