The 2017 International conference is organized by members of the SNSF−Project  “Change and Continuities from a Christian to a Muslim Society — Egyptian Society and Economy in the 6th to 8th centuries”, working in the Ancient History section of the University of Basel’s Department for Ancient Civilizations. They will be chairing the four conference panels in May.


Project Leader 


 Sabine R. Huebner







 Isabelle Marthot-Santaniello






 Matthias Müller






 Stefanie Schmidt





Doctoral Candidates


 Matthias Stern





 Eugenio Garosi





Junior Assistants

Florence Anliker

Marie Besso

Dario Giacometti

Victoria Landau

Denis Rakazovic

Audric Wannaz