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Monday, 31 October 2011 10:09

Ukraine: Going Back to Square One

An International Amber Forum attended by politicians, scientists and amber makers from a few Central European countries, took place in Rivne, in the Ukraine. The main topic of the discussions was the legalisation of Ukrainian amber mining. 
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Wednesday, 20 July 2011 22:31

Amber Routes - Conference in Kaliningrad

This year's edition of the international conference organised on June 30th by the Amber Museum in Kaliningrad was devoted to a review of ancient and historic routes of the long-range trade of amber products as well as the significance of artistic activity of contemporary amber makers. On that basis, the contemporary amber market in the global scale was discussed.
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Sunday, 17 July 2011 18:59

"Space. Time" - Ałatyr 2011

The exhibition alongside the competition of the 4th International Amber Jewellery Biennial "Ałatyr" entitled "Space. Time" will be presented at the Amber Museum in Kaliningrad until August 21st, 2011.
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Sunday, 05 June 2011 09:09

Amber in an International Perspective

An open seminar by the World Amber Council together with a publication including summaries of the speeches given by the Council members and invited guests, is a unique occasion to see amber in a wider perspective.
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Wednesday, 18 May 2011 11:55

The World Amber Council on Archaeology

On May 27th, at the New Town Hall in Gdańsk, the 6th meeting of the World Amber Council will be held. The event will be accompanied by a seminar, open to the public, on amber in archaeological research.
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Wednesday, 18 May 2011 11:33

The Third Forum of the Amber Route Cities

On May 26th, at the historic Room of Health and Safety at the Gdańsk Shipyard, another edition of the Amber Route Cities Forum will begin. For the third time representatives of local authorities will be discussing the use of amber and the amber route in the promotion of cities and regions.
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Wednesday, 11 May 2011 20:59

26th Meeting of Amber Explorers

The Earth Musem by the Polish Academy of Sciences would like to invite you to attend the 26th Meeting of Amber Explorers called "The 60th Anniversary of the Amber Department" which will be held on the 18th November 2011 at 10 a.m. in the Earth Museum by the Polish Academy of Sciences building in Warsaw.
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Monday, 15 November 2010 08:57

"The Baltic Amber Wind" International Forum

An International Forum Baltic Amber Wind, devoted to the issues of the ancient amber route will take place in Riga, the European Capital of Culture 2014, over November 17th and 18th, 2010. The forum is meant to initiate growth in cooperation between the countries located on the former trade route.
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When I took part in a session on amber deposit geology at the Amber Extraction and Processing in Sambia scientific symposium in Kaliningrad, Russia (May 12-14, 2010), I noticed changes – especially in the research methodology – which go hand in hand with the changing of the generational guard among amber geologists, just as it happens in many other fields.
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