Welcome From The Local Organisers

On behalf of the University of Bergen, and the Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, it is a great pleasure for us to welcome you to the 12th annual EBHA conference and our beautiful city of Bergen. We will do our utmost to make the congress a success both scholarly and in terms of tourism.

Theme for the EBHA 2008 conference: Transactions and interactions - The flow of goods, services and information.

The congress will take place at the Clarion Hotel Admiral in the heart of the city. We have arranged special rates for rooms, meals and drinks for the participants. Please see Venue-page.

The deadline for suggestions – including full sessions or abstracts of individual papers is February 15, 2008. For all queries, please contact us at: ebha2008@uib.no

We are very much looking forward to seeing you in Bergen!


Stig Tenold
Associate professor
Norwegian School of
Economics and
Business Administration
Camilla Brautaset           
Associate professor
University of Bergen
Harm G. Schröter
University of Bergen


Per Kristian Sebak
Congress co-ordinator    
Svein Sture
Web editor


 Clarion Hotel Admiral

[University of Bergen) Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion
Faculty of Humanities, University of Bergen
P.O.Box 7805, 5020 Bergen, Norway
Phone +47 55 58 23 00/+47 55 58 23 01, Fax +47 55 58 96 54
Email: ebha2008@uib.no