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Conference Events

ASA AGM and Conference Events are in the works; we hope you'll be able to join in some of the fun. You can sign up for the events and field trip on the REGISTRATION FORM. 

April 19, 2024, 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm - Welcome Night and Reception at the Cretaceous Conference Centre. Sandwiches and beverages provided.

April 19, 2024, doors open at 6:00 pm, and films begin at 7:00 pm- Discounted Tickets to the Banff Mountain Film Festival (Yarrow Program) Presented by the Badlands Amphitheatre showing at the Napier Theatre - can be purchased with registration by April 12, 2024. These tickets are for April 19th only. 

April 20, 2024, starting at 8:30 am - Opening Ceremony, Speaker Sessions, Posters, Annual General Meeting

April 20, 2024, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm - Reception, Banquet, and Keynote Speaker.   

April 21, 2024, starts at 9 am - There are two field trip choices: a North or South Field trip. Each field trip has a bagged lunch and a knowledgeable guide. These tours are self-driving so that you can head home based on your direction. 

The North Trip includes a trip to Rumsey Medicine Wheel and Effigy, Tolman Bridge, and Dry Island. The South Trip includes visiting the Atlas Coal Mine and various effigies. 

Discounted Entry Tickets to the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology - to be purchased with registration by April 12, 2024. The best part about these tickets is that they can be used at any time.