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NB: the new IPPA website that deals with general IPPA matters and conferences can be found at

The site that you are in now handles membership matters, conference registration and payments, and the Granucci Fund for Indonesian and Timor Leste Archaeology. It also contains back issues of the IPPA Bulletin.

Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association

  • promotes cooperation in the study of the prehistory of eastern Asia (east of 70º longitude) and the Pacific region
  • maintains scholarly communication through regular congresses, communications, and the online Journal of Indo-Pacific Archaeology
  • upholds ethical standards in prehistorical research
  • manages the Granucci Fund for Indonesian and Timor Leste Archaeology

The antecedent of IPPA was originally founded in 1929. It was termed the Far Eastern Prehistory Association from 1953 to 1976, after which the name was changed to Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association.

Updated:  14 June 2019/ Responsible Officer:  IPPA Coordinator/ Page Contact:  IPPA Coordinator