Brief Schedule of ISC 2016

Here is a brief schedule of the Inuit Studies Conference being held in St. John’s, which starts today, and runs until October 10, 2016:

Friday, October 7, 2016, 8:00 am-5:00 pm Registration (Continuing 8:30-12:00 Saturday and Sunday).

School of Music Main Lobby 8:00 am-5:30 pm Pre-conference Symposium: Identity, Housing, Settlements and Landscapes: Designing a Way Forward in Nunangat

Suncor Energy 6:30 pm-9:30 pm: Opening Reception | THE ROOMS (9 BONAVENTURE AVE) Buses will depart from Memorial’s School of Music and conference hotels from 6:30 pm.

Saturday, October 8, 2016 9:00 am-5:00 pm: The Jean Briggs Memorial Book Room (Continuing Saturday, Sunday and Monday)

1:00 pm-2:15 pm: KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Natan Obed, The Path to Self-Determination | INNOVATION HALL


10:45 am-12:00 pm: KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Joar Nango, Pitch Black | INNOVATION HALL 1:00-2:15 pm: KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Tanya Tagaq | INNOVATION HALL

Monday, October 10, 2016 10:45 am -12:00 pm: KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Maatalii Okalik, Inuit Youth Today | INNOVATION HALL

1:00 pm-2:15 pm: KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Natalia Radunovich, The Dictionary as a Treasury of the National Language | INNOVATION HALL 5:00 pm-6:00 pm: Meeting of the Association Inuksiutiit Katimajiit | D. F. COOK HALL

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