CALACS Congress

BONJOUR Montreal

Our Congress will be hosted in 2018 by UQAM in Montreal. Montreal "is a unique and fascinating city offering exciting entertainment and cultural diversity. A place where people from all around the globe come together to enjoy a Canadian city with a European flair. An island set along the almighty St. Lawrence River, Montreal is known as the city built around a mountain. Enjoy our spectacular views from one of the many mountain lookouts, when on a clear day you can see forever" (Go Montreal).

Accomodation

Looking where to stay for Congress 2018? There are many options in Montreal, from hotels to hostels to BNB. You can start looking at various options here or for hostels here.

PASSPORT, VISA, ETA, AND LETTER OF INVITATION

In order to visit Canada, you must have a valid passport, while citizens of certain countries and territories need a visa or an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA). To find out if you need a visa or an ETA, visit the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website. Depending on your citizenship, you should allow approximately between 30 to 85 days for a visa delivery. Participants who need an official letter of invitation in order to obtain a visa will be able to request it through the abstract submission page. It is important to note that the letter does not constitute any financial commitment on behalf of the Organizing Committee or CALACS.

UQAM Congress

The Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) is a French-language university. UQAM is a dynamic, open, creative university with an international outreach. It is recognized for the originality and quality of its programs, its cutting-edge research, solidly grounded in social concerns, and its innovation in the arts.