46th CAC Conference and Workshops

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Thursday, 7 May, 2020 to Saturday, 9 May, 2020
Thursday, 31 October, 2019

Call for Papers

The Canadian Association for Conservation is pleased to announce that our 46th Annual Conference will be held on the traditional territories of the Mississauga and Haudenosaunee nations, and within the lands protected by the 'Dish With One Spoon' wampum agreement. The conference will run May 7 to May 9, 2020 at Sheraton Hamilton Hotel in downtown Hamilton.

This year we request presentations and posters on all aspects of conservation relating to but not restricted to, artifacts, works of art, natural history specimens, archival materials, built heritage, and conservation science. Papers with connections to the local and surrounding areas of Hamilton are highly encouraged. Abstracts are due October 31, 2019. Abstracts can be submitted in French or English through our online abstract submission, https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020_CallForPapers_AppelaCommunications

Abstracts must have a maximum of 500 words, along with a bio of 200 words maximum per author. The Program Committee will not review incomplete abstract proposals. Please note that speakers are not compensated and must register for the conference (single day registration is available). The Program Committee will notify speakers by early December.

Questions? Please direct all questions about the conference to conference@cac-accr.ca