CINSA 2016 Logistics

The 2016 Canadian Indigenous/Native Studies Association (CINSA) Conference will be co-hosted by the Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network (UAKN) and First Nations University of Canada in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Where: First Nations University of Canada
1 First Nations Way
Regina, SK
S4S 7K2

When:June 22-24, 2016

Final Agenda Available:
 CINSA 2016 FINAL final Agenda_2016.06.14

Day 1 – 8 am Pipe Ceremony

Please note that on Day 1 – Wednesday June 22, 2016 there will a Pipe Ceremony held at 8am at First Nations University of Canada. Participants will be responsible for their own travel to this.

Please see the Cultural Protocol document for more information: Cultural protocols

Shuttle Service:

CINSA 2016 will be offering a free shuttle service between the hotels listed below and First Nations University campus. Please see below for the pick-up and drop off times.

Ramada 1818 Victoria Avenue (Downtown) *please note that guests at the Hilton Double Tree must walk across the street to the Ramada for pick up

Sandman- 1800 Victoria Ave East (East)

Holiday Inn- 1800 Prince of Wales (East)

Shuttle Schedule:

Wednesday June 22nd

Pick up from Hotels: 1 Shuttle to

7:50am – Holiday Inn

8:00am – Sandman

8:20am – Ramada *please note that guests at the Hilton Double Tree must walk across the street to the Ramada for pick up

8:30am- Arrival Time

End of Day pick up at 5:10pm

Holiday Inn, Sandman to Ramada

Thursday June 23rd

Pick up from Hotels: 1 Shuttle to

7:50am- Holiday Inn

8:00am- Sandman

8:20am- Ramada*please note that guests at the Hilton Double Tree must walk across the street to the Ramada for pick up

8:30am – Arrival Time:

Pick up from FNUniv- 3:45: 2 Shuttles

1 Shuttle to Downtown

1 Shuttle to Eastend- approximate arrival time to last hotel: 4:15

Banquet Hotel Pick Up

5pm – Holiday Inn (5:00-5:15) to Sandman (5:30 till 5:45)
5:45-6pm: Arrival to FNUniv

5:30-5:45 Ramada Pick-Up *please note that guests at the Hilton Double Tree must walk across the street to the Ramada for pick up

5:55- Arrival to FNUniv

Banquet to Hotels

9:20pm- FNUniv to Ramada, Sandman to Holiday Inn

Friday June 24th

Pick up from Hotels

7:50am- Holiday Inn

8:00am- Sandman

8:20am- Ramada*please note that guests at the Hilton Double Tree must walk across the street to the Ramada for pick up

8:30am – Arrival Time

End of Day

2:45pm- FNUniv to Ramada, Sandman and to Holiday Inn.

PDF Shuttle Schedule: CINSA 2016 Shuttle Schedule

Hotel and Accommodations:

The CINSA 2016 Organizing Committee has secured the following Room Blocks at the below listed hotels and at University of Regina Residence. Conference attendees are responsible for booking their own travel and accommodations. If you have any questions, please contact us at cinsa@nafc.ca

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Regina

http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/regina/yqrrs/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=Google Maps-_-HI-_-CAN-_-YQRRS

Ramada Plaza Hotel:

http://www.ramada.com/hotels/saskatchewan/regina/ramada-hotel-and-convention- centre-regina/hotel-overview?WID=LC:RA:20160226:RIO:Local:SM-ramotn

Hilton Double Tree

http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/saskatchewan/doubletree-by-hilton-hotel-and-conference-centre-regina-YQRCCDT/index.html?WT.srch=1

Sandman Hotel and Suites:

http://www.sandmanhotels.ca/hotels/regina/

University of Regina Residence Room Block

Single Occupancy @ $57/night
Please fill our the following form here and email to bookings@uregina.ca

For additional information about CINSA 2016 please visit: http://uakn.org/cinsa/ or email us at: cinsa@nafc.ca

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CINSA 2016 Registration:

Registration will remain open until the event starts.

 To Register for CINSA 2016 go to the Eventbrite page: https://cinsa2016.eventbrite.com

Registration Fees can be paid online on the Eventbrite page and are as follows:

Registration Fees:

$186.11 for Full Time Faculty
$80.11 for Graduate Students
$53.60 for Undergraduate Students, Community Members/Practitioners
$27.11 for One Day – only available for Undergraduates, community members and practitioners

Vendor and Booth Registration
$106.60 for Vendor/Artisan and Booth Registration *for the 3 days

CINSA 2016 Dinner and Entertainment Event – June 23, 2016

$53.60 for Dinner and Entertainment Evening Event on June 23, 2016 $21.80 for Entertainment Evening Event on June 23, 2016

We have a great line up planned! We hope that you can join us!
Tickets can be purchased at: https://cinsa2016.eventbrite.com

Entertainment #1: Pow-wow Dance Demonstrations, with drum group: Charging Bear

Entertainment #2: Indigenous Comedian Ryan McMahon.   www.rmcomedy.com

PDF Version: CINSA 2016 Logistics