More information will be available here as it is announced.
Call for Proposals
The call for proposals will be available soon with links here.
Brandon is the second-largest city in the province of Manitoba, Canada. It is located in the southwestern corner of the province on the banks of the Assiniboine River, approximately 214 km (133 mi) west of the provincial capital, Winnipeg. Brandon is an important part of the higher education network in Manitoba, with several notable facilities located in the city including Brandon University, Assiniboine Community College, and the Manitoba Emergency Services College. Brandon’s Keystone Centre, one of the largest consolidated entertainment, convention, agriculture and recreation complexes in Canada, is the home of the Brandon Wheat Kings and the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair. For more information on sites in Brandon, click here.
Brandon is located in North America’s Central Time Zone with Daylight Saving Time beginning on March 10, 2019. Average temperatures during the conference period are highs of 34° (1° C) and lows of 13° (-11° C).
WestJet Airlines flies directly into Brandon Municipal Airport (YBR) from connections in Calgary, Alberta. WestJet partners with Air France, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, KLM, and Quantas. Most people fly into Winnipeg Richardson International Airport (YWG), which is serviced by Air Canada, Delta, United, and other airlines. The Brandon Air Shuttle provides transportation from the Winnipeg Airport to Brandon with a roundtrip fare of C$100 for the 1.5 hour trip. Most major car rental agencies are available as well.
Brandon University and AMSA will be working together to provide further convenient transportation options between Winnipeg and Brandon.