Annual Conference

2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

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DATES: April 4-6, 2018

LOCATION: Bermuda

HOST: National Museum of Bermuda


CONFERENCE SCHEDULE:
Early conference registration is Tuesday, April 3, 2018 5-6pm Coco Reef Hotel.  Registration begins 8am at Bermuda College (outside North Hall), Wednesday, April 4.  All conference sessions, tours, and social events will take place April 4-6, with the closing dinner Friday evening. A full schedule listing of presentations, tours and events is in the Conference Program.  An optional tour of St. Georges will take place Saturday, April 7 (sign up on registration form).

Download the Conference Program  Note, schedule is subject to change.

NEW INFORMATION:
Conference attendees who are not among the scheduled speakers may request a five-minute time slot (no slides) during the “CAMM Institution Updates” portion of the program, Thursday, April 5, between 3:10pm and 4:00 pm.  Contact the program chair,  Marifrances Trivelli to reserve your space.  There is room on the program for a total of 10 updates.

REGISTRATION: NOW OPEN 
Full Conference registration: $199
One day registration: $110 available Wed, Thurs, & Fri
Spouse/Guest registration: $125 (social events only)
Spouse/Guest Friday dinner only: $75

Please download, fill out and save the below PDF form and email to: CAMMTreasury@gmail.com. There are several payment options available, including PayPal, credit card, and check.
Click here for a PDF registration form.

EVENTS: In addition to conference Wednesday-Friday program sessions held at Bermuda College, tours and special events included with full conference registration:

  • Wednesday: Hamilton Harbor Tour aboard the Bermuda Reef Explorer ending at the National Museum of Bermuda with a tour conducted by Dr. Edward Harris & Elena Strong. Explore 500 years of local history and culture in Bermuda’s largest fort. Commissioners House reception to follow tour.
  • Friday: Tour of the Spirit of Bermuda, a purpose-built sail training vessel. Find out about the ship and the youth development programs, The Bermuda Sloop Foundation
  • Friday Banquet Dinner at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club: Cocktail reception featuring local cocktails on the private terrace overlooking Hamilton Harbor followed by dinner in the Club
  • Saturday, April 7th – Optional Guided Walking Tour of St. Georges led by the Bermuda National Trust.  Participants must arrange own transportation to St. Georges (See links below).
Tourism & Transportation Links:


LODGING:  
The conference hotel is the Coco Reef Bermuda Hotel.  The CAMM Conference block of rooms is fully booked.  To check for room availability, Call direct: (441)236-5416 or check online at: www.cocoreefbermuda.com.

Additional Guest House options  – note that the below are recommendations based on location and affordability and are not the official conference hotel that will offer a special rate.
Walking distance to Bermuda College:
Paraquet Guest Apartments
Hamilton City: (walking distance to the Main Bus Terminal: 10/15 min bus ride to Bermuda College)
The Oxford House
Rosemont Guest Suites
Edge Hill Manor
Warwick Parish: (along south shore but a 10/15 min bus ride)
Clairfont apartments
Elbow Beach Hotel: A more expensive option within walking distance of Bermuda College
Other guest houses and hotel in Hamilton City:
Rosedon Hotel
Hamilton Princess Hotel
Additional lodging options can be found on the Bermuda Tourism website, Airbnb (but recommend staying in places in City of Hamilton and Paget Parish, or Warwick Parish along south shore for ease of public transportation).


LEONARD RENNIE PROFESSIONAL TRAVEL GRANTS
: CAMM offers grants in support of professional development (including attendance at the CAMM Conference) for staff of member museums. Grants for 50% of total cost of travel, registration and lodging are available up to $750.  Monies are limited so apply early. Download application:

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Explore Bermuda’s rich maritime heritage. Photo courtesy of the National Museum of Bermuda.

 

 

PRIOR CONFERENCES

2017 Annual Conference

Images from the 2017 Conference in San Francisco, California. Images contributed by CAMM members and the staff of the San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park.  Thank you!

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CAMM Conference 2017, San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park. Photo: SFMNHP

CAMM 2017 Program Final

Images of 2016 CAMM Conference

CAMM 2016 Conference Program

Images of 2015 CAMM Conference

Final 2015 Program

Images of 2014 CAMM Conference

Final 2014 Program

Images of 2013 CAMM Conference

Final 2013 Program