At the Conference

NMUN•Canada 2017 Preliminary Conference Schedule

The official Canada Conference Program with the schedule is now available on the General Information page. This preliminary schedule is provided to give you an idea of what to expect. It is subject to change. It was last updated 16 November.

Cultural Tours and Site Visits Schedule

Sunday, 19 November

All Day

Arrive in Banff National Park, Canada

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

NMUN Conference Registration

Lobby, Professional Development Centre

Monday, 20 November

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This event is only for people who registered for the Cultural Tours and Site Visits ahead of time.

Cultural Tours and Site Visits Day 1, Environmental Issues: Exploration of Banff National Park, includes a Johnston Canyon hike, a Banff Gondola ride, and a box lunch

Lobby, Professional Development Centre (bus leaves at 8:30 am), see schedule

7:30 pm

Faculty Welcome Event

Sally Borden Building, 3rd Floor, Three Ravens Restaurant, Wine Bar

Tuesday, 21 November

9:00 am – 12:30 pm

This event is only for people who registered for the Cultural Tours and Site Visits ahead of time.

Cultural Tours and Site Visits Day 2, Indigenous Issues:

Seminar in the Kinnear Centre, 2nd Floor, Rooms 201, 203, 205

  • Stephanie Harpe – Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women
  • Parks Canada – Saving Banff’s Bears

Blanket Exercise in the the Kinnear Centre, 1st Floor, Rooms 101, 103, 105
Smudging Teaching in the Max Bell Building, Main Floor, Elder Tom Crane Bear Room

Banff Centre Campus, see schedule

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch (ticket required)

Sally Borden Building, 3rd Floor, Vistas Dining Room

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

NMUN Rules Training (optional)

Max Bell Building, Main Floor, Max Bell Auditorium

3:10 pm – 3:30 pm

Late NMUN Conference Registration

Kinnear Centre, 1st Floor, Outside Maclab Bistro

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Speakers Panel (everyone should attend, professional dress code begins)

Kinnear Centre, 2nd Floor, Rooms 201, 203, 205

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Opening Ceremony

Kinnear Centre, 2nd Floor, Rooms 201, 203, 205

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Welcome Dinner

Kinnear Centre, 1st Floor, Rooms 101, 103, 105
 

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Committee Working Session I

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

Wednesday, 22 November

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Committee Working Session II

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Faculty Seminar I

Kinnear Centre, 3rd Floor, Room 305

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch (ticket required)

Sally Borden Building, 3rd Floor, Vistas Dining Room

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Committee Working Session III

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dinner (at your own expense)

On Your Own

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Committee Working Session IV

Banff Centre

Thursday, 23 November

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Committee Working Session V

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Faculty Seminar II

Kinnear Centre, 3rd Floor, Room 305

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch (ticket required)

Sally Borden Building, 3rd Floor, Vistas Dining Room

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Committee Working Session VI

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dinner (at your own expense)

On Your Own

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Committee Working Session VII

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

Friday, 24 November

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Committee Working Session VIII and Voting

Banff Centre, See Locations Below

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch (ticket required)

Sally Borden Building, 3rd Floor, Vistas Dining Room

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Closing Ceremony

Max Bell Building, Max Bell Auditorium

8:30 pm

Delegate Social Event (bus leaves from the Professional Development Centre at 8:30 pm)

NMUN name badge required for entry

Rose and Crown Pub, Downtown Banff

Saturday, 25 November

All Day

Journey Home

Committee Locations

ECOSOC

Economic and Social Council Plenary

Kinnear Centre, 3rd Floor, Room 303

GA

General Assembly Plenary Committee

Max Bell Building, Max Bell Auditorium

SC

Security Council

Kinnear Centre, 3rd Floor, Room 301

UNEA

United Nations Environment Assembly

Kinnear Centre, 2nd Floor, Rooms 201, 203, 205

Other Rooms

Conference Services
(computers, printer, lost and found)

Kinnear Centre, 1st Floor, Outside Maclab Bistro

Faculty Room

Kinnear Centre, 2nd Floor, Room 206

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