Understanding Visual Music 2011 – Information for visitors

Time and Locations

Friday 26/8 9:00 – 22:00

Saturday 27/8 9:00-22:00

All paper sessions and panels will take place at the Concordia Music Department on the eighth floor of the John Molson building:

1450 Guy Street, Room MB8.265, Montreal, QC H3H 0A1

All visual music presentations will be at the D.B. Clarke Theatre in the basement of the Hall Building:

1433 de Maisonneuve Boulevard West, Basement, Montreal, QC H3G 1M8

Associated activities: the Interactive Multimedia Playroom will be at the 10th floor of the EV building: 1515 Ste. Catherine St. West, Room EV-10-760, Montreal, QC


You must register to the conference in order to reserve a seat. Registration is free and can be completed by providing your name and email in the Registration tab of this website:



Follow this link for a list of hotels arranged by distance from the venues:


Public Transportation

Take the green metro line to Guy-Concordia station, which is connected underground to the MB, Hall, and EV buildings. Follow the link for a map of Montreal’s Metro system:


Concordia University is located in the centre of Montreal’s busy downtown, and it is surrounded by hundreds of restaurants in walking distance. Follow this link for a restaurant Google map of the area: