image/svg+xml109 VIII/2/2017 INTERDISCIPLINARIA ARCHAEOLOGICA NATURAL SCIENCES IN ARCHAEOLOGY homepage: Editorial IANSA 2/2017 Developments of the IANSA Journal Ondřej Mlejnek Since the last issue we have organized two editorial board meetings, one in Brno and the other in Plástovice in South Bohemia (Figure 1). Our journal was also presented at the CE TAG (Central Europe – Theoretical Archaeology Group) Conference in Vienna. The IANSA Editorial Board meetings discussed several important changes to the journal: Professor John Chapman has announced his intention to step down from the post of Chair of the Advisory Board by the end of this year. We would like to express our many thanks for all his work for the IANSA journal and to wish him much success for the future.We have also decided to prepare a new version of the Guidelines for authors. This new version describes all the steps of the editorial process when using the IANSA online editorial system, available after registration on From the next issue we are also going to use Volume VIII ● Issue 2/2017 ● Pages 109–110