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AMIS 2020 Conference
AMIS 2020 Conference

Come join us for the 2020 American Musical Instrument Society meeting at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre in Calgary, Alberta. The four-day conference will run Wednesday July 15 to July 18, 2020 and will feature presentations, panel sessions, musical performances and an annual banquet on Saturday July 18th.

Annual meetings of AMIS include presentations on any topic relation to the history of musical instruments. This year, proposals related to Canadian music history and electronic music are especially encouraged. Call for Papers closes on January 15, 2020. Click here for more information or to submit a proposal.

Get an early start planning your visit to Calgary in 2020!


Alt Hotel East Village is offering AMIS conference attendees a discount rate on hotel rooms. Space is limited, click here to book your accommodations at Alt Hotel East Village using the AMIS 2020 group rate.

Located just steps from Studio Bell, the newly built Alt Hotel offers guests a convenient and comfortable stay in Calgary’s trendy downtown neighbourhood of East Village.

For more information about transportation, alternate accommodations, or tips on what to do in Calgary during your stay, click here for our downloadable guide: AMIS 2020 Calgary Visitors Guide.