Posted on June 12, 2018 by Carla FigusUISPP Paris, 5 Juin 2018 Peopling dynamics in the Mediterranean area between 45 and 39 ky ago: state of art and new data UISPP Paris, 4-9 Juin 2018 Federica Badino. Palaeoecological analysis of sediments documenting the Middle-Upper Palaeolithic age transition in Alpine and Mediterranean ecosystems; palaeoenvironmental and quantitative palaeoclimate reconstructions. A contribution to the ERC Project “SUCCESS”. Stefano Benazzi. The earliest migration of Homo sapiens in southern Europe: an ERC grant to understand the biocultural processes that define our uniqueness Stefano Benazzi and Annamaria Ronchitelli Matteo Romandini. Bears and Humans, a Neanderthal tale. Reconstructing uncommon behaviors from zooarchaeological evidence in Southern Europe. Marco Peresani Simona Arrighi. Bone artefacts from transitional and Early Upper Palaeolithic techno-complexes in Italy Simona Arrighi. Ornaments and Pigments and their implications in behavioural modernity during the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in Italy Matteo Romandini. Mammals and birds in Italy : a view across the MP-UP humans transition.