Conference 2018 :: Congrès 2018

Historic Fort Garry Hotel, venue for the ISC/SCI conference
Historic Fort Garry Hotel, venue for the ISC/SCI conference

Winnipeg, June 8 – 9, 2018

Fort Garry Hotel

Get into the flow and join us in Winnipeg for our 2018 conference.

  • Discover the best tips and techniques for your indexing practice
  • Explore new insights and ideas for your business and career
  • Meet and mingle with colleagues old and new

Winnipeg is an extraordinary city situated on the Canadian Prairie at the crossroads of ancient North American canoe routes. Consider lingering a while to experience the rich multicultural heritage, the prairie landscape, and illuminating attractions such as the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (“the world’s only museum that explores human rights as a concept and aspiration”) and the Winnipeg Art Gallery (the largest collection of Inuit art in the world).

Schedule

To help you plan your travel, here’s the schedule of activities:

  • Thursday, June 7: a pre-conference event
  • Friday, June 8: breakfast, sessions from 9 until 5, and banquet dinner at 6:30
  • Saturday, June 9: breakfast, sessions from 9 until 5, followed by a reception at the conference hotel
  • Sunday, June 10: a possible workshop or other event, to be announced in January.

Accommodations

Fort Garry Hotel

As the Fort Garry is our conference venue, the special room rate of $154 (single or double) is available to attendees. Make your reservation by phone, using the Group Code 1104JR. Or just mention “Indexing Society of Canada.”

Reservations: 204-942-8251

https://www.fortgarryhotel.com/winnipeg-accommodations

UWinnipeg Downtown Hostel: McFeetors Hall

For $65 single or $95 double, you can stay at the University of Winnipeg’s downtown hostel. The distance to the conference hotel is a 1.8 km (a 24 minute walk).

https://uwhostel.com

More to come…

Check back here as we add more details about the program, accommodation options, and the registration form.