CIPEG Annual Meetings and conferences

Upcoming Meetings and conferences

20-24 November 2023, Luxor, Egypt

CIPEG Annual Meeting 2023 and the 4th CIPEG Young Meeting: “Local and National Museums: celebrating 40 years of CIPEG 1983-2023.”

Optional excursion to museums in Middle Egypt 18-19 November

The Final Programme for the CIPEG Annual Meeting 2023 and the 4th CIPEG Young Meeting is now available and we are looking forward to seeing you soon in Luxor.

We are very pleased to announce that CIPEG will support 10 (preferably young) Egyptians with EGP 2500 and exemption from conference fees. If you would like to receive a bursary, please send a short CV, a motivation, a description of the project (maximum 500 words) and an estimate of how you would like to spend the bursary no later than 5 October by filling in the attached document. The CIPEG board will select the successful candidates based on the quality of the application by 20 October.

Conference attendees will be able to book a room at the new Center for Archaeological Studies and International Heritage, el-Awameya, Luxor. Please let us know if you want to book a room and number of persons (single, double, triple) before 5 October and please send us a digital copy of your passport.


Past Venues

6-11 August 2023

XIIIth International Congress of Egyptologists, Leiden

We invite you to join CIPEG 8 August 2023 between 16:30 and 17:00 CEST at the Telders Auditorium as part of the institutions in the spotlight, see the conference proceedings.

15 April 2023, 13:00-16:00 CEST

Museum Matters II: (How) do we display ancient Egyptian mummified remains in our museums?

All ICOM and CIPEG members are invited to register for this online conference.

Final Programme

20-28 August 2022, Prague

CIPEG Annual Meeting 2022: “The Power of Museums” & Third Young CIPEG Meeting

CIPEG Annual Meeting as part of the 26th ICOM General Conference Prague, Czech Republic

First call for papers, the extended deadline for the submission of your abstract is now 10 April 2022

Schedule for CIPEG’s Annual Meeting 2022:

  • 22 August 2022, 16:00–17:30, Prague Congress Centre / HYBRID FORMAT: The Power of Egyptian and Sudanese Collections (CIPEG)
  • 23 August 2022, 14:30–16:00, Prague Congress Centre / HYBRID FORMAT: The Power and Challenges of Historical and Archaeological Museums to connect the communities (CIPEG and ICMAH)
  • 23 August 2022, 16:30–18:00, Prague Congress Centre / HYBRID FORMAT: The dispersed ancient and modern African Collection & the Global Community (CIPEG and ICMAH)
  • 25 August 2022: visiting the National Museum, Prague

23 April 2022, 16:00-17:30 CEST

New CIPEG online programme: Museum Matters 2022

“Egyptian and Sudanese Collections in Latin America and the Caribbean”

Registration required; max 300 participants

Programme (ENGLISH)

Programme (PORTUGUESE)

Programme (SPANISH)


5-7 November 2021, 14:00-16:00 CEST, virtual meeting via Zoom

CIPEG Online Annual Meeting 2021: “Egypt, Sudan and Beyond” & Second Young CIPEG Meeting

Final Programme of the Annal Meeting 2021 & Second Young CIPEG Meeting


13-15 November 2020, virtual meeting via Zoom

CIPEG Annual Meeting 2020: “Museums in the time of COVID-19” & First Young CIPEG Meeting

Call for papers

First Young CIPEG Meeting 2020

This year we introduce the inaugural Young CIPEG meeting as an opportunity to bring together aspiring young museum professionals from around the world, with established ones in the field. It will provide a forum for the discussion of museology matters, and an opportunity for young people to voice their opinions and seek career guidance.

For more information about the CIPEG Annual Meeting 2020 and the First Young CIPEG meeting see the Programme.

Registration for both events is FREE.


 1-10 September 2019

CIPEG Annual Meeting as part of the 25th ICOM General Conference Kyoto, Japan


4-7 September 2018

CIPEG Annual Meeting, Swansea, Wales (UK)


5-8 September 2017

CIPEG Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois (USA), 6-8 September 2017

  • Programme
  • Abstracts of Papers
  • Transportation from Chicago Airport
  • Second call for papers (deadline 3 July)
  • Optional excursion to Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Optional excursion to Milwaukee, Wisconsin (1.5 hours by bus) to see the exhibit “Crossroads of Civilization” featuring their Egyptian, Near Eastern, and Classical collections presented with innovative interactive displays. Exhibit curator Carter Lupton will discuss the installation. Afterward, we will have a no-host lunch in the public market or another restaurant in the Historic Third Ward. Our last stop is the Milwaukee Art Museum (founded 1888) with its fine collections housed in the Santiago Calatrava Quadracci Pavilion and the original Eero Saarinen building. Transfers by private bus.  Price for the excursion to be announced.

3-12 July 2016

CIPEG Annual Meeting and post-conference workshop as part of the 24th ICOM General Conference Milan, Italy
Milan, 3–9 July 2016
Bologna, 10-12 July 2016

1-4 September 2015

CIPEG 2015 Proceedings and Presentations

26 – 29 August 2014

10 – 17 August 2013

25 – 28 September 2012

CIPEG 2012 Annual Conference Report, Brussels

Proceedings and Presentations

Practical information

16-20 September 2011

  • Changsha, Hunan Province (China)
  • First International Symposium for Ancient Cadaver Protection and Research
  • Minutes

1-4 September 2011

7-12 November 2010

19-23 August 2010

19-23 August 2010 Abstracts and Presentations

28-30 April 2009

Minutes of the Annual Meeting CIPEG, Atlanta 2009

Abstracts of papers given at CIPEG’s Annual Meeting, Atlanta 2009

  • “Museum and Research”
  • Michael C. Carlos Museum, Atlanta, Georgia, USA



Abstracts of papers given at CIPEG’s Annual Meeting, Hannover and Hildesheim, Germany, 2008