Workshop Watermanagement

For all audience: you can just look at the program and come along as you please or enjoy the coffee breaks (for the discussions!).

Program

13.2.2014
09:30 - 10:00
Introduction, Welcome
Jonas Berking
Michael Meyer
Brigitta Schütt
10:00 - 11:00
A thousand miles in small steps. Human agency and water control in ancient societies
Maurits Ertsen
11:30 - 12:00
Aspects of water management in Petra, Jordan
Stephan G. Schmid
12:00 - 12:30
Water management of Jawa, Jordan
Julia Meister
12:30 - 13:00
Archaeohydrology. Research imperatives, theoretical frameworks, and transdisciplinary experiences
Hans-Georg Gebel
14:30 - 15:00
Al-Andalus: The muslim model "Water and rights to water"
Ignacio Czeguhn
Yolanda Quesada Morillas
15:00 - 15:30
Irrigation in Roman Hispania
Anna Willi
15:30 - 16:00
Early Islamic irrigation systems in Khuzestan, W Iran
Peter Verkinderen
16:30 - 17:30
The system nobody knows — water management in Hunza
(Keynote)
Hermann Kreutzmann
17:30 - 18:00
From hydromythology to archaeohydrology, and back: Water management in the precolonial Andes
Alexander Herrera
14.2.2014
09:00 - 10:00
Comparison between ancient Greek and Roman water supply systems
(Keynote)
Henning Fahlbusch
10:00 - 10:30
Sources reconsidered – new perspectives on innovation in Hellenistic water technology
Anette Schomberg
11:00 - 11:30
Carbonate deposits in ancient aqueducts as a data source in archaeology, archeoseismology and paleoclimate
Cess Paschier
Gül Sürmelihindi
11:30 - 12:00
The water supply in Ancient Egypt and the role of the state
Delphine Driaux
12:00 - 12:30
Water at Babylon and the surroundings
Olof Pedersén
14:00 - 14:30
Ancient resistance to water management
Anca Dan
14:30 - 15:30
Strategies to cope with water scarcity – ancient to modern examples of water harvesting techniques
Brian Beckers
15:30 - 16:00
Water management of Greek public baths
Monika Trümper
16:00 - 17:00
Final Discussions