09-12 November, 2011 – Porto Cesareo, Lecce (Italy)
Organised by Italian Association for Scientific Divers (AIOSS), the Italian member of the European Scientific Diving Panel (ESF-MB-ESDP), in collaboration with Federation of Underwater Archaeologist (FAS), with the patronage of the Porto Cesareo MPA, Puglia Region and Tourism Promotion Agency of Lecce.
Symposium organisers welcome oral presentations and posters on all fields of scientific diving research and training (science, maritime archaeology, scientific engineering, etc.). Special emphasis is on methods, techniques, and instrumentation in actual underwater fieldwork. In addition to scientific presentations, we encourage you to submit presentations of scientific diving methods, projects characterized by an important contribution of scientific diving, the role of Scientific Divers in MPAs management, etc
Venues & Travel info
The conference will take place at the hotel complex “Isola lo scoglio”, Porto Cesareo, Lecce, Italy (www.isolaloscoglio.it).
The Hotel Lo Scoglio is located in Porto Cesareo, at about 20 km from Lecce. Lecce is easily achievable by highway and train from everywhere. The nearest airport is located in Brindisi (about 35 km north from Lecce), which is connected with the Airport City Terminal in Lecce by bus. However, there will be transportation services for attendants, either from the airport, or from Lecce (airport city terminal, train station) to the Hotel and back.
The official symposium website is: www.aioss.info
AIOSS c/o CIRSA, Università di Bologna
Via S. Albero 163, 48123 Ravenna (Italy)
Tel.+39 0544 937400 (office hours)
Fax: +39 0544 937411
Antheus s.r.l. c/o Di.S.Te.B.A
Università del Salento
Ecotekne, Via Monteroni 73100 Lecce (Italy)
Tel/Fax +39 0832298803 (office hours)