09:00 – 04:00    Registration
09:15 – 10:00    Tea and Bannock
10:00 – 10:30    Land acknowledgement and welcome
10:30 – 10:45    Opening remarks: Franchesca Hebert-Spence (Anishinaabe, Sagkeeng MB)
11:00 – 12:00    Connecting with Our Ancestors: Jennine Krauchi (Metis, Winnipeg MB)
12:00 – 01:00    Lunch
01:00 – 03:00    Collection Visits: Winnipeg Art Gallery, University of Winnipeg, and Manitoba Craft Museum and Library



Day 2, Friday February 7 2020

09:15 – 10:00    Tea and Bannock
09:30 – 10:00    Morning prayer and drum
10:00 – 11:00    Keynote: Jolene Rickard (Iroquois, Tuscarora Nation)
Break
11:30 – 12:30    Knowledge Transmission: When the Lines are Broken, Judy Anderson (Nēhiyaw, Gordon First Nation SK), Katherine Boyer (Metis, Regina SK), Ruth Cuthand (Cree and Scots, Little Pine First Nation SK), Carmen Robertson (Lakota and Scottish, Standing Buffalo SK)
12:30 – 01:30    Lunch
01:30 – 02:30    Beading through Generations: Brandon Beading Babes
Break
03:00 – 04:00    Tuscarora Beading Group



Day 3, Saturday February 8 2020

09:15 – 10:00    Tea and Bannock
09:30 – 10:00    Morning prayer and drum
10:00 – 11:00    Memory, Meaning-Making and Collections Project: bringing Elders together with museum collections, Amber Sandy (Chippawa of Nawash First Nation, Neyaashiinigmiing ON) 
Break
11:30 – 12:30    Beads need Threads, Lisa Myers (Beausoleil First Nation)
12:30 – 01:30    Lunch
01:30 – 02:30    Origins of the Yukon First Nations Floral Beading Style, Ukjese Van Kampen (Northern Tutchone, Wolf Clan, Champagne and Aishihik First Nation, YT)
Break
03:00 – 04:00    #Beadthisinyourstyle Challenge, Nalakwsis (Whapmagoostui, QC)
04:00 – 05:00    Closing Speakers: Sherry Farrell Racette (Metis) Cathy Mattes (Michif) Michelle LaVallee (Ojibwe, Nawash Band ONT)



Day 4, Sunday February 9 2020

09:15 – 10:00    Tea and Bannock
09:30 – 10:00    Morning Prayer and drum
10:00 – 11:00    Artist round tables
Break
11:30 – 12:30    McKenzie Delta Beadwork: Margaret Nazon (Tsiigehtchic, NWT)
12:30 – 01:30    Lunch
01:30 – 03:30    Collection visits: Manitoba Metis Federation, Manitoba Museum



Registration information


Tickets for Beading Symposium: Ziigimineshin Winnipeg 2020 are available at LINK.


*Please note: tickets cannot be refunded after January 1, 2020.