Under the patronage of the President of the University of Kufa (Prof. Dr. Mahdi Al-Sahlawi) and under the supervision of the Dean of the Faculty of Archeology (Prof. Dr. Taher Yousef Al-Waeli), under the slogan “our ancient is Source of Our Pride”, our College held its first scientific conference on Archeology entitled(Iraqi Antiquities and Heritage: Contemporary Challenges), At 10 am on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at the College of Pharmacy Hall in the University City.
The conference was opened in the presence of the President of the University and a group of researchers and attendees. then The Dean of the College explaned the importance of the conference. The conference witnessed many challenges, including the destruction of gangs and the terrorist attacks on the city of Nineveh. To the local and international communities in the protection of the Iraqi heritage .
Then, the Chairman of the Preparatory Committee for the Conference (Assistant Professor Dr. Abdul Sattar Shanin Al Janabi) explaned the number of researches participating in the conference according to the specific axes. In accordance with the specific time limits, the scientific sessions of the conference began, which were divided into two sessions. The first included researches on the history and ancient Iraqi civilization. The second included the maintenance, restoration and use of modern techniques in the field of antiquities
The Conference concluded with a number of recommendations.