Tuesday 16th July Wednesday 17th July Thursday 18th July Friday 19th July
9:00-9:30 Registration (phytoliths and NPP) Registration (NPP only)
9:30-11:00 An introduction to phytholiths and to phytolith studies (M. Madella) Microscope (Phytoliths) Oral presentations Oral presentations
11:00-11:30 Coffe break Coffe break Coffe break Coffe break
11:30-13:30 Phtoliths as a vegetation proxies, South America examples (J. Ruiz-PĂ©rez)

Phytoliths and ethnoarchaeology (D. Zurro)

Microscope (Phytoliths) Oral presentations Oral presentations
13:30-14:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
14:30-15:00 Registration (NPP only)
14:30/15:00-18:00 Phytholiths as proxies for anthropic activities 1 (A. Ruiz – S. Giralt)

Phytoliths as proxies for anthropic activities 2 (C. Santiago Marrero)

Phytoliths as proxies for water availability and irrigation (archaeology/palaeoecology) (F. D’Agostini – C. Lancelotti)

Phytoliths and soils (pedology) (M. Osterrieth)

Microscope (NPP) Poster session Closing event
Gala dinner