14th– 15th March 2019 in Habarana, Sri Lanka

Welcome to the International Conference on Archaeology, History and Heritage (ICAHH 2019) which is scheduled to be held from 14th- 15th March 2019 in Habarana, Sri Lanka.  ICAHH 2019 create a great platform for archaeologists, historians, researchers, scientists, academicians, industry experts and policy makers to share the knowledge related to Archaeology, History and Heritage. Through diverse researches and case studies from all over the world, the conference will bring together hundreds of participants from around the world in parallel sessions with many networking opportunities.


” New Perspectives in Global Heritage Studies “

ICAHH 2019 provides a wonderful opportunity for you to enhance your knowledge and share new research findings in Archaeology, History and Heritage. The conference will feature renowned speakers from the academia and industry who are experts in Archaeology.

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Limited Slots only


before 14th February 2019

Conference Tracks

  • Pre and protohistoric archaeology
  • Early History and state formation
  • Early civilization and classical archaeology
  • Medieval archaeology and history
  • Environmental and Bio archaeology
  • Theory in Archaeology and History
  • Heritage preservative and conservation
  • Heritage management and museum studies
  • Marine archaeology and history

Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura

Site visits with fruitful discussions

Join with ICAHH 2019 and get the opportunity to visit Archaeology sites in Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura. You can explore the renovated monuments, restored edifices, preserved ruins and historical sites where the archeological excavations which are still being continued in these area. There will be special discussions with site experts to enhance your knowledge throughout these visits.

Keynote Forum

Listen to the world renowned speakers who are experts in the field of Archaeology, History and Heritage.

Technical Sessions

During the conference, you will have the opportunity to present your research work to an international audience and listen to other best researchers in the field. You can be a poster or an oral presenter.

Awarding Ceremony

The best researches will be evaluated throughout the conference and will be awarded at the awarding ceremony.

Panel Discussions

ICAHH 2019 will make a great platform to discuss, debate, exchange ideas and give suggestions with an international panel of experts in hot topics of Archaeology.


Prof. Dilip K Chakrabarti

Emeritus professor of South Asian Archaeology
Cambridge University
United Kingdom

Prof. Prashantha Bandula MandawalaProf. Prashantha Bandula Mandawala

Prof. Anura Manatunga

Senior Professor in Archaeology

Department of Archaeology
Director of the Centre for Heritage Studies
University of Kelaniya
Sri Lanka.

Speech Title: ” Some aspects on vandalizing and trading of antiquities “.

Director General of Archaeology
Department of Archaeology
Sri Lanka

Professor in Archaeology
University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Sri Lanka


Dr. Siran Upendra Deraniyagala

Former Director-General of Archaeology
Sri Lanka

Speech Title: ” The Antecedents of Sri Lanka’s Historical Heritage “

Prof. Vasant Shinde

Vice-Chancellor of Deccan College

” Relevance of the Study of Ancient Heritage to the Contemporary Society: A Case Study from India. “



Rapporteur, Archaeology 2019

Amalka Wijesuriya

University of Ruhuna
Sri Lanka

Guest Speaker_Archaelogy

Dr. K.N. Dikshit  

The Indian Archaeological Society 
Speech Title: “Mansooon and Urbanization in South Asia


Conference Proceedings


All accepted abstracts for the International Conference on Archaeology, History and Heritage 2019 (ICAHH 2019), will be published in the conference abstract book with an associated ISBN 978-955-3605-27-6.

All full papers sent for conference proceedings will be subjected to double blind reviewing process and will be published electronically with an ISSN 2651-0243 in the proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).

Accepted papers published in conference proceedings will be submitted to Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters for possible indexing.

publication opportunities >>

The South African Journal of Science

eISSN: 1996-7489
Editor in Chief: Mr. John Butler-Adam
Publisher: Academy of Science of South Africa
Journal Link:
Indexed in Scopus, BIOSIS, EBSCO, ScienceOpen, Sabinet, OCLC, DOAJ, and many more.

International Journal of Historical Archaeology

This journal accepts theoretical and methodological papers focused on earlier eras. The main concern of the journal is post-1500 CE world

Print ISSN 1092-7697
Online ISSN 1573-7748
Editor in Chief Orser Jr. Charles E.
Journal Link
Abstracting and Indexing in SCOPUS, Google Scholar, Anthropological Index Online, Art Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, CNKI, Current Abstracts, Current Contents/Arts and Humanities and many more

International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media

International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media

Online ISSN 2040-0934
Print ISSN 1479-4713
Editor in Chief Dr. Maria Chatzichristodoulou
Publisher Taylor and Francis Online
Journal Link
Scope Performing Arts, Communication, Media and Journalism,etc.
Indexed in SCOPUS, International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance (IBTD), and many more



Hosting Partner

Department of History and Archaeology,

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Organized By

Academic Partner

University of Jammu,

Event Partner

Official Airline Partner