Fall CWRCshop: September 30- October 1 in Edmonton

Our Edmonton fall workshop will take place on Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1 at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

The workshop keynote on visualization will be given by Dr. Laura Mandell, associate director of the NINES project and incoming director of the Institute for the Digital Humanities and New Media at Texas A&M University. Streams will include project and policy development, prototype training and evaluation, and visualization. Travel subsidies will be available to emergent scholars, courtesy of SSHRC.

Hotel booking information:

The following hotels have rates available to CWRCshop participants.  Be sure to mention the CWRC workshop when making your booking (group rates Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2011).

Campus Tower Suite Hotel

11145 87 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 0Y1
http://www.campustower.com/

Location:
Campus Tower Suite Hotel is located in the heart of the University of Alberta, walking distance from Whyte Avenue, and minutes from downtown by LRT.   This hotel is closest to the workshop location.

Rooms (single or double occupancy, excluding taxes)
Superior Suite 1 Queen  $133/night
Premium Suite 1 Queen $149/night
*Book by Wednesday, Sept. 7th to get the above rates*

Please use the following link to book rooms (rates available until August 29th):
http://www.coastpromos.com/7ba

Lister Centre

11604 87 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 2N5
http://www.asinfo.ualberta.ca/ConferenceServices/Accommodation/GuestRooms.aspx

Location:
Located on the West side of the U of A campus, the Lister Centre guest rooms are close to the workshop location.  The guest rooms that can be booked for the conference are hotel-style rather than dormitory-style rooms.

Rooms (single or double occupancy, taxes not included):
1 Queen Size Bed $109/night
1 Queen Size Bed with double Sofa Bed $109/night
2 Double Beds $109/night
*Book by Monday, August 29th to get the above rates*

Please use this CWRC Workshop Res Form to book rooms (group rate available until August 29th).

Other room booking options (without the CWRC group rate):

The Varscona: http://www.varscona.com/

Room billeting may also be possible.