Annual Meeting

Members of NEAS are invited to participate in the annual meeting of the society which provides a program of informational papers and reports as well as the opportunity to participate in the business affairs of the organization.  For convenience, the annual meeting of NEAS is held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society in November of each year. We hope to see you there!
Near East Archaeological Society
Annual Meeting Thesday, November 16th to Thursday, November 18th, 2021
Fort Worth, TX
ETS Theme: "Wealth and Proverty"
NEAS Theme
"The Archaeology of Wealth and Proverty"
Annual meeting location is Fort Worth Convention Center and the Omni Hotel


NEAS paper proposals for the Annual Meeting must be submitted via the Evangelical Theological Society website once the call for papers (T1 March 2021) has been published.  

Select this link to submit a proposal:


Please note that you will have to log in to the ETS website before clicking on the link.  

If you do not have an ETS user id you will need to create one at  

When creating a user id please choose NEAS under organizational affiliation.  

This will not create a bill for you, it is just to create a login and password so you can submit your paper proposal.


Paper submission deadline is 31 March 2021.

Papers should be delivered in 30-35 minutes of reading time with an additional 5-10 minutes for discussion.

Registration for the annual meeting will be open on the Evangelical Theological Society website on 1 March 2021.

For questions about the online proposal system, contact or

Questions about the NEAS sessions, contact Don McNeeley,
NEAS Program Chair (

The 2022 Annaul Meeting will be held in Denver, CO.  Dates: 15-17 November 2022.