Schedule

Tuesday 5 August
10:00-16:30 Pre-Conference Trips to Airport or to Dockyard/Fort Rodd Hill
Meet in Parking Lot 5 Near Housing Office/Cadboro Conference Centre
16:00-17:30 Registration
17:30-19:00 Conference Opening and Kranzberg Lecture
Robert Post: Invention and Enterprise:
The Life and Times of Melvin Kranzberg
(Human and Social Development Building A240)
19:00-21:00 Opening Reception (University Club, Fireplace Bar)
Wednesday 6 August
Cadboro Conference Centre
08.30-10.00 A1. The Social History of Military Technology I
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B1. Political Machines I: Nationalizing Technologies
(Haro)
 
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break (Village Greens)
10.30-12.00 A2. The Social History of Military Technology II
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B2. Political Machines II: Colonializing Technologies
(Haro)
C2. Technology encountering cultural values of everyday life I: Cultivating the Automobile
(Mackenzie/Sinclair)
12:00-13:30 Lunch (Village Greens)
13.30-15.00 A3. The Social History of Military Technology III
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B3. Communicating culture: Mediating technologies
(Haro)
C3. Technology encountering cultural values of everyday life II: Gendering of Transportation
(Mackenzie/Sinclair)
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break (Village Greens)
15.30-17.00 A4. Gunpowder
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B4. Cultivating Technologies
(Haro)
C4. Technology encountering cultural values of everyday life III: Equipping Homes
(Mackenzie/Sinclair)
17:00-19:00 ICOHTEC Executive Meeting
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
19:00-21:00 Barbecue (Village Greens)
Thursday 7 August
Cadboro Conference Centre
08.30-10.00 A5. Crossing the Skies I: Military Aviation Technology
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B5. Electronic Technologies
(Haro)
C5. Environment and technology
(Mackenzie/Sinclair)
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break (Village Greens)
10.30-12.00 A6.  Crossing the Skies II: Professional and Popular Aviation Culture
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B6. Medical Borderlands
(Haro)
C6. Crossing Borders With Mixed Feelings: Sports and Technology I
(Mackenzie/Sinclair)
12:00-13:30 Lunch (Village Greens)
13.30-15.00 A7. For More Than Just the Love of Flying: Women Pilots Pushing Boundaries
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B7. Crossing spatial borders I: Creating technological spaces
(Haro)
C7. Crossing Borders With Mixed Feelings: Sports and Technology II
(Mackenzie/Sinclair)
15:00-17:30 ICOHTEC General Assembly
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
18.30-23.00 Reception and Annual Jazz Night
Co-sponsored by the Society for Military History
(University Club, Main Dining Room)
Friday 8 August
08:45-17:30 Conference Trip to the British Columbia Forestry Discovery Centre and Kinsol Trestle
including ICOHTEC 40th Anniversary Session
evening Free Evening No-host dinner at local restaurants
Saturday 10 August
Cadboro Conference Centre
09.00-10.30 A8. Exchanges over the Science-Technology Relationship I: Institutional crossings
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B8. Visions of Technology I
(Haro)
                    
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break (Village Greens)
11:00-12.30 A9. Exchanges over the Science-Technology Relationship II: Conceptual crossings
(Arbutus/Queenswood)
B9. Visions of Technology II
(Haro)
 
12:30-13:30 Lunch (Village Greens)
13.30-18.00 Free afternoon
18:00-20:30 Banquet
(Golden City Restaurant, 721 Fisgard St)
Sunday 11 August
09:00-13.00 Whale Watching
Meet in Parking Lot 5 near Housing Office/Cadboro Conference Centre