Conference Program


A conference 50 years in the making!

We'll provide further program details on this page as they become available. Come back often for updates.

Program sessions will be held in the Beeton Hall at the Toronto Reference Library (789 Yonge Street, Toronto) unless noted differently for a specific event.

Thursday, September 22

SORRY: This walk is now fully booked.

Pre-conference event: Walking tour of Conan Doyle’s Toronto led by Toronto Reference Library's Peggy Perdue. (Conference attendees will be notified via email of the meeting time and location.)

Friday, September 23

Library opens 9:00 am

Registration opens 9:15 am

Sessions 9:45 am to 5:00 pm, including:

Cameron Hollyer Memorial Lecture: Douglas Kerr: “Editing ACD”

Saturday, September 24

Library opens 9:00 am

Sessions 9:15 am to 5:30 pm

7:00 pm: Conference Banquet at the Marriott Downtown at CF Toronto Eaton Centre (525 Bay Street). Attire is business casual.

Conference Keynote Speaker: Nicholas Meyer: “The Philosophy of Composition”

Sunday, September 25

Library opens 9:00 am

Sessions 9:15 am to noon