Conference

Petrocultures 2016: Registration Open

Registration for Petrocultures 2016: The Offshore is now open. Early bird registration expires on June 1st, 2016. Petrocultures 2016: The Offshore will take place at Memorial University in St. John’s, Newfoundland from August 31 – September 3, 2016. The conference will feature Dr. Graeme Macdonald (University of Warwick),...

Banff Research in Culture (BRiC) 2016: “On Energy”

ON ENERGY Banff Research in Culture 2016 / The Banff Centre May 30 to June 24, 2016 Application Deadline: December 16, 2015 Application information can be found at: https://www.banffcentre.ca/programs/banff-research-culture-energy Faculty: Ackroyd and Harvey; Keller Easterling, Matthew Huber, Imre Szeman Program Director: Jeff Diamanti Our lives revolve around energy. From driving our cars—or bikes—to work, to eating food and...

Call for Papers: Petrocultures 2016

We seek proposals for papers and panels that address themes related to the offshore and/or petrocultures more generally. Papers and panels can be academic, creative, or any combination of the two. Please send proposals and biographical statements as soon as possible, but no later than...

Petrocultures 2014

Petrocultures: Oil, Energy and Canada’s Future McGill Institute for the Study of Canada Conference 2014 MISC 2014 Annual Conference: "Petrocultures 2014: Oil, Energy, and Canada's Future" Registration now open! One of the key developments shaping social and political debate in Canada in the twenty-first century has been the country’s...

Schedule

Petrocultures Visit to Fort McKay (Sept 11, 2012)   9:00 – 10:00 Bus picks up Petrocultures group at hotels in Fort McMurray and drives to Fort McKay   10 – 10:15  Bus tour around Fort McKay – end up at band office   10:30 – 10:45 Welcome and Opening Remarks Ron Quintal...

Fort McMurray Trip (post-conference)

Fort McMurray Trip After the formal close of the Petrocultures 2012 conference, a small delegation of conference attendees visited Fort McMurray, in Northern Alberta.  This follow-up trip took place on September 10th & 11th, and included a stay in Fort McMurray, a tour of an oil...

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Letter of Invitation

Attention to any international conference delegates:  If you require a letter of invitation in order to apply for a travel visa, please send an e-mail to petrocultures@gmail.com entitled "REQUEST FOR INVITATION LETTER" In the body of the e-mail please include the following information: 1. First Name, Last...

Registration Payment

The cost of registration is $200.00 (+ 5% GST) for faculty and $50.00 (+5% GST) for students. Canadian students must register, but the fees are waived. Please register online before July 15th, 2012.  We encourage you to register in advance, as it will facilitate our...