Coming soon: 63rd Annual Meeting,
Jan 12th to Jan 15th 2023

The coming Annual Meeting will be entirely online right here on this website, free to all, with video research presentations, posters, written discussion fora, live interactive author discussions, and more. Titles and abstracts will be posted around 21 November 2021. The actual presentations and posters will become available for early viewing on Monday, January 2, 2023, and remain up through Saturday, February 11, 2023. Live events are scheduled from Thursday, January 12, through Sunday, January 15, 2023. There is no topical theme this year, but we continue to welcome presentations and posters in the field of Andean studies that will be of interest to broad, multidisciplinary audience. For online security reasons, only people who have registered by January 7 may participate. Registration will open on 23 September 2021 and will close on 6 January 2023.

Registration for the general public for the IAS Annual Scientific Meeting is $15 when the meeting is online. ("Affiliates of the IAS" who have paid Affiliate dues, all South American students, and South American professionals who request a fee waiver may attend the IAS Scientific meeting free of charge).

Past meetings

Programs and Abstracts

Videos of Selected Talks

Embedded thumbnail for Erasures, Revisions,  and Histories in Andean Studies
2021 Keynote Talk by Rachel O'Toole
Embedded thumbnail for Agricultural oasis at the southern puna: Ancient water management in Antofagasta de la Sierra (Argentina)
2020 Travel grantee talk by Lorena Grana, Marcos Quesada, and Victoria Arébalos presented by Lorena Grana
Embedded thumbnail for Archaeology and ritual at Sechin Bajo, Casma, Peru
2019 Keynote Talk by Peter Fuchs, Renate Patzschke, and Jesus Briceño, presented by Peter Fuchs
Embedded thumbnail for Ocupación Wari en el Antisuyo
2019 Travel grantee talk by Javier Fonseca
Embedded thumbnail for Los Morteros and Pampa de las Salinas:
2018 Travel grantee talk by Ana Cecilia Mauricio
Early monumentality, environmental transformations, and the creation of a preceramic ceremonial landscape
Embedded thumbnail for Nuevas propuestas acerca del desarollo urbano en Wari
2017 Travel grantee talk by José Ochatoma