The Forum Program


Date

Time

Session

Location

June 7

Afternoon

Pre-conference Tour of ICH Practitioners

Evening

6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Registration

Level 3, The Rooms, Bonaventure Ave.

8:00 pm

Ballad: Daniel Payne, actor-musician


Welcome: Dave Bradley (AHI), Penny Houlden (Prov. Archives)

Keynote Address on why intangible heritage matters: Rieks Smeets, UNESCO, Paris


Keynote Response: Andy Jones, actor/writer

Kissing Dance
Reception

THURSDAY

The Rooms

June 8

8:00 am

Registration

Foyer outside SN 2109

9:00

Story told by

Sagamaw Misel Joe, Conne River Reserve

Science Building

SN 2109

9:10

Welcome /Acknowledgements:

David Bradley, Chair, AHI

Dr. Axel Meisen, Pres., Memorial University

Science Building

SN 2109

9:30

Address: ICH in the Newfoundland & Labrador Context: Dr. Jerry Pocius, Memorial University

Science Building

SN 2109

10:15

Coffee

Outside SN 2109

10:45

Panel: ICH Identification, Challenges & Strategies

Chaired by Jerry Dick, Govt. of Newfoundland & Labrador

Peggy Bulger, Director American Folklife Centre, Library of Congress
Dr. Laurier Turgeon, Universite Laval, Quebec
Chief Misel Joe, Conne River Mi’Kmaq Band
Wayne Shinya, Dept. Canadian Heritage

Science Building

SN 2109

12:15

Luncheon with Speaker

Hon. Tom Hedderson, Minister, Dept of Tourism, Culture & Recreation, Newfoundland & Labrador

TBD

1:30 pm

Showcase: Boat Building

Volunteer Frank French will present on the Winterton Boat-building Museum and their work

Science Building

SN-2109

1:45 pm

Break-out Sessions: Identification & Challenges of ICH in Newfoundland & Labrador, introduced by Dr. Rob Greenwood, Harris Centre

SN 4073

SN 4078

SN 4083

SN 4068

3:15 pm

Nutrition break and chance to see theWinterton Boatbuilding Museum demonstration, main entrance to Engineering Building

Conference moves to Engineering building

3:30

ICH Showcase

Storyteller, Daniel Payne, Actor-musician

3:45

Reports from Break-out Sessions & Wrap-up

Engineering building

4:30 pm

International Council on Monuments and Sites Canada Presentation(ICOMOS)

Room 4006, Spencer Hall

Evening

6:30 - 9:00 pm

Cultures Alive at The Rooms

FRIDAY

The Rooms, Bonaventure Ave.

June 9

9:00 am

Keynote: Taking Action to Safeguard ICH

Mr. Ralph Regenvanu, Government of Vanuatu Kultural Centre

Engineering Building,

EN 2006

9:45 am

ICH Showcase - FINALY (Futures in Newf&Lab Youth program) Labrador Wildcraft Project

Engineering Building,

EN 2006

10:00

Nutrition break

main entrance to Engineering Building

10:30

Panel: ICH Transmission/Presentation/ Community Animation/Community Development

Diana Parker, Smithsonian Center for Folklife & Cultural Heritage
Martha Black, Royal British Columbia Museum
Dr. Marie-Annick Desplanques, Cork University, Republic of Ireland
Catharyn Anderson, Torngasok

Engineering Building,

EN 2006

12:00

Showcase

Overview of the work of MUN Folklore and Languages Archive (MUNFLA) & Music, Media and Place (MMaP)

Dr. Martin Lovelace, Dr. Bev Diamond

12:15

Lunch at Gushue Hall

Open house invitation to visit MUNFLA (ED 4001) and MMaP (Arts & Culture Centre) over lunch

Gushue Hall, Memorial University

1:45 pm

Break-out Sessions: Opportunities for Action

Engineering Building

EN 2006

3:15 pm

Nutrition Break

Main entrance, Engineering Building, next to boatbuilding exhibit

3:45

ICH Showcase

Ballad Singer: Tobias Pearson (Placentia Bay)

Engineering Building

EN 2006

4:00 p.m.

Association of Heritage Industries Annual General Meeting,

David Bradley, Chair

Engineering Building

EN 2006

NO EVENING EVENTS ARE PLANNED SO THAT OUR GUESTS MAY EXPLORE ST. JOHN'S

SATURDAY

June 10

8:30 am

ICH Showcase

Passing it On: Charlotte Malischewski and Alan Byrne, Musicians

Engineering Building

EN 2006

9:15

Forum Wrap-up: Recommendations a Provincial Strategy for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage, facilitated by Dr. Rob Greenwood, Harris Centre

Engineering Building

EN 2006

11:00

Depart for Field Trip: The Living Traditions of Newfoundland’s Cape Shore

Bus leaves from entrance to Engineering Building

7:00 pm - 10:30

Forum Banquet & Dance -

Entertainment: Tramore

St. Brides

Contact

Intangible Cultural Heritage

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca