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CASAE National Conference 2009 Background Information

The Peer Review Committee will be assessing all the proposals for papers, roundtables and symposiums. They anticipate having their assessments completed and responses sent out to potential participants for February 15th, 2009.

At that time you will be sent a letter with more detailed instructions for submission of final papers which are due on April 1, 2009.  
You will be provided with a form to submit your AV requests.

Please note if you are not currently a member of CASAE, you will be asked to join the organization if you wish to present at the upcoming conference. Exceptions will be made for international presenters. Note that we also have a very low membership rate for individuals who are students, retired, or in the unwaged/underemployed category.  Go to “How to Join CASAE.”


Questions about CASAE 2009?  

Since our conference is being held in conjunction with the Congress of Social Science and Humanities, they will be handling the following aspects with regards to coordination for the conference:
Registration (you can pay for your CASAE membership for 2009/2010 at that time
Accommodation – Congress usually books blocks of hotel rooms in addition to the residence rooms available on campus
Transportation – Congress usually negotiates a discounted rate for flights, car rentals, and provides information on any local public transit options from the airport
Childcare – Congress usually provides an option for participants to pay for on-site childcare

If you have questions about any of these matters, please check the Congress website for updates at http://www.fedcan.ca 


CASAE Annual Banquet
CASAE Annual Banquet will be held on Tuesday May 26 at the Canal Ritz Restaurant on the picturesque Rideau Canal up from Carleton University. Cash bar at 6:30 and dinner at 7:00. Cost of banquet is included in the conference registration.


Other questions
If you have other questions about the CASAE conference you can contact us via email at casae@msvu.ca  or by leaving a message at the following telephone number 1 (902) 457 - 6555. Enter extension 1092 and hit # (pound key). We will get back to you as soon as possible, although since we are all volunteers, please be patient!