Schedule

All events take place in Teatro do Bradesco at Centro Cultural do Minas Tênis Clube (MTC) /Bradesco Theatre at Cultural Centre of the Minas Tennis Club (MTC) except where otherwise noted.

DAY MORNINGAFTERNOONEVENING
Saturday 8 JulyPre-conference tour (A)Pre-conference tour (A)
Pre-conference meeting - ISHMap
Sunday 9 JulyREGISTRATION
Pre-conference meeting ISCEM
(09:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Please contact: ed.dahl@sympatico.ca
OPENING CEREMONY + Paper SessionOpening Dinner and Exhibition visit to Museu Mineiro
Monday 10 JulyPaper SessionsPaper Sessions
Tuesday 11 JulyPaper SessionsPaper SessionsExhibition visit to MTC
Wednesday 12 JulyPoster SessionPaper SessionsMeeting of the Imago Mundi Ltd directors
Thursday 13 JulyPaper SessionsPaper SessionsExhibition visit to MHAB
Friday 14 JulyPaper SessionsCLOSING CEREMONYFarewell Dinner (Museu de Arte da Pampulha)
Saturday & Sunday 15 & 16 JulyPost-conference tour (B)Post-conference tour (B)Post-conference tour (B)

Pre-conference meetings on Saturday 8 July
4.00 AM – 6.00 PM: Annual General Meeting of the International Society for the History of the Map (ISHMap)

Pre-conference meetings on Sunday 9 July
9.00 AM – 1.00 PM: Meeting of the International Society of Curators of Early Maps (ISCEM)

Opening festivities
The conference opens on Sunday 9th in Minas Tenis Clube Cultural Center. From 10.00 in the morning you can pop in to register. 
From 2.30 PM you are welcome to take a seat for the Opening Ceremony which will start at 3.00 PM sharp.

ICHC 2017 will take place within Liberty Square Cultural Circuite, that includes the 19th-century administrative centre housed in the square and some surrounding buildings in Bahia street, which is now dedicated to culture. The paper and poster sessions will be housed in the up-to-date facilities of the Cultural Centre of the Minas Tennis Club, opened in 2013. This is about 250 metres to the south-west of Liberty Square at 2244 Rua da Bahia, on the 5th floor.

All the exhibitions, except the one at Museu Histórico Abílio Barreto (MHAB) are located in the Liberty Square Cultural Circuite, around the maximum 250m distance one from the other.

Closing Ceremony and Farewell Dinner

Closing Ceremony will be held at Cultural Centre of the Minas Tennis Club from 2.30PM to 3.30PM.

The Farewell Dinner will take place at Conjunto Moderno da Pampulha (Pampulha Modern Architectural Complex), now UNESCO World Heritage, from 6 PM to 10 PM, after the closing Ceremony. Buses will leave Cultural Centre of the Minas Tennis Club at 4 PM.

Please note that participation in the Farewell Dinner must be reserved and paid in advance.