The National Women's Studies Association 2016 annual meeting will be held at Palais des congrès de Montréal, from November 10-13, 2016.
The Montréal-Trudeau International Airport served 14.8 million passengers in 2014, and the airport is only 12 miles from downtown.
Visiting Canada requires a passport. You can learn how to apply for a United States passport here. Please note that it can take 4-6 weeks for routine processing for a U.S. passport. Here is more information provided by Tourisme Montreal: http://www.nwsa.org/Files/2016/MontrealPassportInfo.pdf
Guest Room Accomodations
The National Women's Studies Association has negotiated group rated at the following properties located near the Palais des congrès de Montréal. Links to the reservation pages for the room blocks will be posted in late April 2016.
Le Westin Montreal
270 Rue Saint Antoine O, Montréal, QC H2Y 0A3, Canada
Single/double guest rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $180.00++. Triple/quad guestrooms are available for $210.00++. The cut-off date is October 10, 2016 at 5 p.m. EST or until the block is sold out.
360 Saint Antoine Ouest, Montréal, QC H2Y 3X4, Canada
Deluxe guest rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $189.00++. The cut-off date is October 10, 2016 at 5 p.m. EST or until the block is sold out.
Courtyard by Marriott Montreal Centre-Ville
380 Boulevard René-Lévesque O, Montréal, QC H2Z 0A6, Canada
Single/double rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $159.00++. Triple/quad guest rooms are available for $169.00++. The cut-off date is September 21, 2016 at 5 p.m. EST or until the block is sold out.
Room Sharing Forum
NWSA has created a forum for attendees to search for roommates for the conference. To access, members can login to NWSA.org and click “Discussion Forums” on the left menu bar. Please note, only current members can post and respond on the forum. Disclaimer: NWSA cannot guarantee, coordinate or assist with room sharing.