World Canals Conferences


World Canals Conferences

Every year, people interested in canals gather for the World Canals Conference. 

The conference for 2003 was in Edinburgh, Scotland in late September.

The conference in 2004 was in early June along the Welland Canals in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.

The conference in 2005 was in Sweden.

The 2006 conference was in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, September 12 -14.

The 2007 conference was in Liverpool, England, June 13 – 15, 2007.

The 2008 conference was in Kingston, Ontario, Canada along the Rideau Canal, September 15 – 17, 2008.

The 2009 conference was in September in Serbia.

The 2010 conference was in September in Rochester, NY.

The 2011 Conference was in Holland.

The 2012 Conference was in China.

The 2013 Conference was in Toulouse, France in September

The 2014 conference was in Milan, Italy

The 2015 conference was in Ghent, Belgium, September 6 – 10.

The 2016 conference was in Inverness, Scotland, September 18 – 21

The 2017 conference was in Syracuse, NY, September 18 – 21

The 2018 conference will be in Athlone, Ireland, September 10-12

The 2019 conference will be in China

For more information on past and future conferences, see the conference web site.

 Revised 7/11/18