2012 Biennial Convention
Come One, Come All!
The Irish American Unity Conference Biennial Convention
When: October 12-13 2012
Where: The Hilton Garden Inn at Harbor East, Baltimore, Maryland
We believe all Irish Americans interested in contributing to building a United Ireland will want to attend this event. This year’s convention goals are to highlight, specify and plan the actions needed from Irish America to help Ireland facilitate Peace and Justice in a re-united Ireland.
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Schedule as of September 1st:
Friday, October 12th
7:30PM: IAUC DC Chapter sponsored informal reception
Saturday, October 13th
10:00AM: IAUC General Membership meeting open to all IAUC members
12:00PM: Lunch with speaker, Jo Thomas, retired Professor of Journalism, Syracuse University and former New York Times reporter who reported on the north of Ireland at the height of the Troubles
1:00 PM – 5:00PM Activist Workshops
- Campaign for a United Ireland – How we can help led by Senator David Cullinane, Sinn Fein
- The Media and our Cause – Opportunities and Obstacles
- Boston College Subpoena – A case study in activism
6:15 PM Reception (cash bar)
7:00 PM Dinner and Speakers
Alex Maskey, — Past Lord Mayor of Belfast
David Cullinane – Senator, Sinn Fein
- The Donald Payne, Sr., Freedom Award, Accepted by Donald Payne, Jr., President, Newark, New Jersey City Council
- The Rosemary Nelson Award
- The Bernadette Barry Award
Luncheon and Afternoon Program ONLY registration: ___________$100.
Dinner and Evening Program ONLY registration: ___________$100.
Full Convention Registration (best option): ___________$175.
Please let us know here if you need a vegetarian option meal: ___________________________
Name: __________________________________ Telephone: ____________________
**Donations of any amount are greatly appreciated to help produce the Convention** ___________
Mail: To register, please complete this form and mail with your check for payment and donation to:
Irish American Unity Conference P.O. Box 55573 Washington, DC 20040
Hotel: All activities on Saturday take place at The Hilton Garden Inn. Room reservation information is as follows:
Hilton Garden Inn, Baltimore Inner Harbor
625 South President Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 Tele: 410-234-0065 Toll Free: 877-782-9444 www.baltimoreinnerharbor.hgi.com
Website: Link to IAUC Hilton Reservation Web Page: