UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, VANCOUVER – EDUCATION AND FUNCTIONAL COLLABORATION
A week-long conference “Education and Functional Collaboration” is scheduled for Vancouver, at the University of British Columbia, Monday July 5th – Friday July 9th, 2010. The topic is “Education and Functional Collaboration”. There will be a single 2-hour workshop each morning, conducted by Philip McShane. The topics of the five Workshops are: (1) 10,000 villages, 1 billion gardens; (2) Research and Communications; (3) Interpretation and History; (4) Dialectic and Foundations; (5) Doctrines and Systematics. Papers on the topic are invited, and discussions of them will occupy the rest of the days. The papers are to be electronically pre-submitted to Bob Henman at [email protected] by June 1st, and circulated among participants, so that reading of them at the conference will be unnecessary.
Campus information can be viewed at www.ubcconferences.com Contact at UBC: Lisa D’Alphonso. 1-604-822-1000 Toll Free: 1-888-822-1030 Fax: 1-604-822-1001 Email: [email protected]
Conference Fee: $80 Canadian $20 Cdn. pre-registration fee due by June 1st. Remainder due Monday July 5th Make cheques out to Robert Henman, and send to 901-247 Regency Park Drive, Halifax, NS, Canada, B3S 0A5.
Accommodation form or further information can also be obtained from Bob Henman, Conference Coordinator, at [email protected]. Single rooms: $44.00 Canadian. Discount room rate until June 5th. Includes a continental breakfast at the Pacific Spirit Cafeteria in the SUB (7 to 9 am). Studio Suites: $129.00 Canadian. Fully equipped kitchen. 12% tax extra Airport Travel: $25-35
Lecture Hall: Mary Murrin Lounge in Gage Tower with sessions each day from 10 am to 12 noon and 2 pm to 4 pm. No session in the Lounge on Wednesday, July 7th from 2 to 4 pm. A Panel Session will be held Wednesday Evening from 7 to 9 pm. Other meeting times and places will be announced during normal conference sessions.