Knowing your Public(s) — The Significance of Audiences in Public History
April 17-20, 2012
Delta Ottawa City Centre

Annual Meeting Program

A PDF version of the Program is available here


The 2013 annual meeting will be held at the Delta Ottawa City Centre.  The NCPH room rate is $159 CDN.

Delta Ottawa City Centre
101 Lyon St
Ottawa, ON  K1R 5T9
(613) 237-3600 (ask for the “National Council on Public History” block)

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Sponsorship, Exhibiting, and Advertising

NCPH Annual Meeting event sponsorship provides an excellent platform to promote your organization, institution, press, program, or company and demonstrates to conference attendees your commitment to the field of public history.  Information about purchasing exhibit space and advertisements in the Program is available by clicking here.

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NCPH is now seeking student volunteers to help with the Annual Meeting scheduled for April 17-20, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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Calls for Proposals

Call for Session, Workshop, Working Group Proposals

Call for Posters

Call for Working Group Discussants

Call for Dine Around Topics

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Conference Mentoring Program

As part of the conference experience, NCPH is dedicated to making everyone in attendance feel as comfortable and connected as possible.  This can be difficult for students and new professionals, who are often trying to find their specific interests and goals, locate the people who can help them along the way, and do so in a way that is respectful and courteous.  Many people in attendance this year are coming to the NCPH conference for the first time, and are unsure of how to approach potential contacts, how to choose the right sessions or workshops to attend, and how to maximize the conference experience.

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Working Groups

What’s an Annual Meeting “working group”?

NCPH working groups are seminar-like conversations of 8-10 people before and during the annual conference that explore, in-depth, a subject of shared concern.  Working groups have a purpose they are working toward, a problem they are actively trying to solve.  The working group proposal must articulate this as well as an end product(s) that the group seeks to create.

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