Canadian Currency - "Dollar"
The Canadian dollar is not the same currency as the American dollar despite sharing the same name. Please exchange your currency before leaving the Edmonton Airport as there are few places to do so in other parts ofhe city.
This is a joke about our Edmonton winter weather..
Weather in Edmonton
The spring weather in Edmonton in late May is
variable. We see predictions of daily temps of
15 C to 20 C on average but climate is of course unpredictable. Bring a rain slicker or light jacket. If you all cross your fingers it will not snow.
Getting around Edmonton
Arriving at Edmonton International Airport there are
3 main options to get into the city to your accommodation:
Some Useful Information for International Travellers:
Telephone Calling Codes
International Country Code: +1
Provincial Code: 780
Mountain Standard Time (MTN)
The conference is hosted by the University of Alberta at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
For visa or international travel purposes, the mailing address and physical addressing of the lead hosting organization is:
Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences
University of Alberta
2-14 Agriculture Forestry Centre
Edmonton, AB Canada T6G 2P5
The physical address for the Shaw Conference Centre is:
Shaw Conference Centre
9797 Jasper Avenue
15th Biennial Global Conference
International Association for the Study of the Commons