Dear Colleagues

We have the honor to invite you to the 65th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale — the annual conference of the International Association for Assyriology — to be held in Paris (France) from July 8th to 12th, 2019. The theme of this meeting is: “Gods, Kings and Capitals in the Ancient Near East”.

Patronage committee

Jean-Marie Durand, Professor emeritus at the Collège de France.

Marielle Pic, General curator, Director of the Department of Oriental Antiquities (Louvre).

Thomas Römer, Professor at the Collège de France, Vice-President of the Assembly of Professors.


Organizing committee

Dominique Charpin, Collège de France.

Brigitte Lion, Université de Paris 1.

Lionel Marti, CNRS, UMR 7192.

Ariane Thomas, Musée du Louvre.

Nele Ziegler, CNRS, UMR 7192.


Marine Béranger, Collège de France.

Francesca Nebiolo, Collège de France.