• Submitted paper should be the result of the author(s)’s scientific endeavors. It cannot be sub-mitted to any other conferences simultaneously or prior to this Congress.
  • Lead author should be less than 35 years old. Lead author should be addressed as First au-thor.
  • In case the paper is accepted for presentation, the lecturer should also be less than 35 years old.
  • Each author can be the lead author of at most 2 papers.
  • Lead author is held responsible for every aspect of the abstract, full paper and presentation.
  • Submitted papers using archaeological finds inside borders of Iran, can only be based on ar-chaeological field works carried out no earlier than a year ago.
  • Presentations will be held both in Farsi and English.
  • Authors should refer to the Congress Writing Manual on how to edit abstracts and full papers.
  • In case an abstract is accepted, the author will be asked to submit the full paper. Final ac-ceptance of a paper will be based on the full paper review.
  • Accepted abstracts will be published in “Abstracts of the 7th International Congress of Young Archaeologists: Iran and Neighboring Regions”.
  • A selection of accepted papers will be chosen for presentation and publication by the Secretar-iat of the Congress.
  • In case authors are interested in attending the Congress on said dates, we kindly ask them to inform the Secretariat of ICYA 2019 to prepare the prerequisites of their travel.