Conference Venue and Events

The 46th Annual Meeting, hosted by Western University, will be held in London Ontario at:

Delta London Armouries ( )
325 Dundas Street
London, Ontario
N6B 1T9

Phone: (519) 679-6111 , Toll Free: 1-877-814-7706     Fax: (519) 679-3957 

Please reserve your hotel room before October 1st, 2018 using this link to take advantage of the conference rates.

Wednesday Welcome & Registration - On-site Registration begins Wednesday evening, October 31st, 2018, at the Delta London Armouries along with a Welcome Reception in the Gunnery Ballroom (cash bar plus snacks).

Academic Program - Podium (oral) and Poster presentations will take place on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, and will be scheduled for full days, with some concurrent sessions. The conference Program will be available in early October.

Posters and coffee breaks will be held in the Gunnery Ballroom, while podium presentations will be held in the Armouries Ballroom.

Thursday Student Luncheon - The conference includes a free luncheon for registered students on Thursday, November 1st 2018. This event includes a light lunch, and a professional development discussion.

The theme of this year's student luncheon is Methods and Experiences with Public Engagement. Our speakers will be Dr. Tracey Galloway (Dept. Anthropology, University of Toronto Mississauga) and Dr. Amy Scott (Dept. Anthropology, University of New Brunswick).

The student luncheon is open to students who have registered for the conference only.

Follow this link to register for the student luncheon. Please indicate regular or vegetarian meal preference with your registration.

Thursday Pub Night - Join us for an informal social evening at the Bull and Barrel Urban Saloon. The Bull and Barrel is located at 359 Talbot Street. This is a 4 block, 10–15 minute walk from the Armouries Hotel. The Bull and Barrel is a lively nightspot in the heart of London’s downtown, and its amenities include a mechanical bull!  This event is cash bar. Light snacks will be provided.

The Business Meeting - As usual, the business meeting will be held after the end of sessions on Friday afternoon and before the Friday Banquet. This meeting will be held in the Officers’ Club, just off the Gunnery Ballroom.

Friday Banquet - The Annual CAPA Banquet is an event not to be missed! Please join us at Armouries for an evening of fine food, a little wine and lots of good company in the Armouries Ballroom. Banquet fare will be served buffet style and includes a vegetarian entree. This event will include prizes to be presented by CAPA’s very own Vanna White. Please register for the banquet when you register for the conference.