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52nd Annual Pacific Northwest Labour History Conference

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Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre Campus Vancouver

515 West Hastings Street

Vancouver, BC V6B 5K3

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2020 Conference theme: Resistance & Resilience: Labour History in the Pacific Northwest

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Resistance & Resilience: Labour History in the Pacific Northwest

May 8-10, 2020 in Vancouver, BC

This conference is taking place on the unceded traditional territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish), səl̓ilw̓ ətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) peoples.

Conference fees include all sessions and admission to Friday night performance. They do not include accommodations, meals, transport or parking fees. Tickets to the Saturday night banquet dinner can also be purchased for an additional cost.

Conference agenda available here.

Please note that prices are listed in Canadian funds - American participants will be charged according to the exchange rate set by your bank or credit card.

The 52nd annual conference of the Pacific Northwest Labour History Association (PNLHA) is jointly presented by the BC Labour Heritage Centre (BCLHC) and the Simon Fraser University (SFU) Labour Studies Program.

Hotel: Registrants are responsible for booking and paying for accommodations. Closest to the conference is the YWCA Hotel, 733 Beatty St. Vancouver - 1KM/.6 mi from SFU.

A block of rooms has been reserved at a conference rate of $259/CAD per night at the Metrotown Hilton hotel in Burnaby. It is a 20 minute Skytrain ride from Waterfront Station (1 block from conference). Click here to book.

Passport: If travelling from outside Canada, you will need a valid passport to enter the country.

Food and Beverage: There will be tea & coffee provided during breaks. The Harbour Centre food court below the campus is open Friday and Saturday only. There are numerous other options within a 1 block radius. You are encouraged to bring a reusable cup or water bottle.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received on or before April 21 will be refunded less a $20.00 processing fee. No refund will be made for cancellations after April 21 except in extended circumstances.

Additional Information: Some scholarships are available for low income participants. Please contact Sharon Prescott, conference coordinator - 604-340-6772 or slprescott@shaw.ca for information or any other questions regarding registration.

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