Pre-Conference Tour: Old Montreal Walking Tour

The Global Studies Conference is pleased to offer a pre-conference group tour.

Join other conference delegates on this two hour tour walking tour of old Montreal.

The tour starts at boutique of the Notre-Dame Basilica located on your right hand side when facing the church (110 Notre-Dame West).

Find out more about all the eras that shaped Montréal with this interesting walking tour, from the foundation of Fort Ville-Marie in 1642 to today’s modern city. The historic heart of the city and its adjacent Old Port will help illuminate the story of one of the greatest cities in the Americas.

Your guide will lead you through a maze of narrow streets where you can find a multitude of historic buildings. Explore the birthplace of our metropolis and experience a special voyage back in time!

Tour Information
Date: Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm
Tour Pick-up/Drop-off Location: boutique of the Notre-Dame Basilica located on your right hand side when facing the church (110 Notre-Dame West).
Duration: Approximately 2 hours
Cost:
US$15.00

Booking: Please click the blue button below to register if you have any questions, contact us.

Conference Dinner: Wienstein & Gavino's

The Global Studies Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Dinner.

The W&G family invites you to experience the warm surroundings, great food and polished service that have made it one of the most iconic establishments in Montreal.

Wienstein & Gavino's is set on three floors and features a large open kitchen, two sprawling outdoor terraces and a huge four-sided bar at street level. They cater to all tastes with food and service in a rustic atmosphere with a contemporary feel and taste.

Influenced by the flavours and traditions of Italy, their cuisine is always innovative and fresh. Wienstein & Gavino’s pastas are homemade from scratch every day and their pizzas are cooked to perfection in the brick oven - just like they do in Italy!

First Course: Soup of the day or Arugula salad, cherry tomato, balsamic reduction, red onion, Parmesan shavings

Second Course: (a choice of): 1. Farfalle, Italian sausage, spinach, garlic, shallots, sun dried tomatoes, tossed in olive oil and white wine, or 2. Pan-seared Mediterranean sea bass, topped with sauce vierge, or 3. Veal scaloppini, shiitake, cognac and cream demi-glace, or 4. Braised Lamb shank, gremolata, served with barley risotto. 5. Risotto con legume, asparagus, red peppers and mushrooms with red wine (vegetarian)

Third Course: Dessert of the week, Regular coffee or tea

Note: Two drinks are included with dinner (wine/ beer)
(Guests will be able to purchase more drinks at own discretion)

Date: Thursday, 4 June
Time: 18:30 (6:30 PM)
Location: 1434 Crescent St, Montreal, QCé
H3G 2B6 (view map)
Cost: US$60

Booking: Reservations can be made by clicking the button below. Please note, only reservations that have been paid in full will be considered confirmed and space is limited. Simply requesting a reservation will not guarantee a place at the dinner.


Conference Closing Reception

The Global Studies Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Closing Reception

Common Ground Research Networks will hold a closing reception at the Le Meridien Versailles Montreal directly following the Conference Closing and Award Ceremony. Join other delegates and plenary speakers to enjoy drinks and light hors d'oeuvres.

Date: Friday, 5 June
Time: 18:00-20:00 (6-8 PM)
Location: Le Meridien Versailles Montreal (see map)
Cost: Free for all conference delegates

There is no need to pre-register for this event.