Rupertsland Centre for Métis Research

Métis Land: Rights and Scrip Conference

In collaboration with the Métis Nation of Alberta, RCMR is excited to announce our upcoming conference on Métis Rights and Scrip.


When: February 8 – 9, 2019
Where: Lister Conference Centre, University of Alberta

Registration is now closed to attend in person, but everybody is welcome to watch and participate with our livestream, hosted by the Métis Nation of Alberta Facebook Live page


For those attending in person:

The conference will be held at the Lister Conference Centre at the University of Alberta. Presentations will take place in the Maple Leaf Room, with overflow seating available in the Prairie, Glacier, and Aurora rooms across the hall. These will have screens set up to watch the presentations, and we will have microphones available for audience members to ask questions during Q&A sessions. 

Snacks and lunch will be provided both days, with a stand-up reception following Friday's program. 

If you plan to drive, please note that the closest lots available to Lister are the Jubilee Auditorium, Varsity, or Stadium parking lots. Daily rates apply

A conference program will be posted when made available.