Indigenous Studies Research Network

2012 Conferences


2012 Participatory Innovation Conference
Date: 12-14 January, 2012
Location: Perth, Australia

Te Rangipuahotanga 2012; International Conference for educators of Tangata Whenua children
Date: 18-22 January, 2012
Location: Palmerston North, New Zealand


13th Annual American Indian Studies Association Conference
Date: 9-10 February, 2012
Location: Arizona, USA

2nd Annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Leadership Conference
Date: 15-16 February, 2012
Location: Sydney, Australia

26th Annual Reservation Economic Summit (RES 2012) & American Indian Business Trade Fair
Date: 27 February - 1 March, 2012
Location: Las Vegas, USA



Executive Council Winter Session National Congress of American Indians
Date: 3-6, March, 2012
Location: Washington, USA

Pacific Asia Indigenous Tourism Conference
Date: 29-30 March, 2012
Location: Darwin, Australia
2012 Health Professionals Teaching and Learning Conference: 'True Colours – Performance and Professionalism in Health Education'
Date: 30-31 March 2012
Location: Alice Springs, Australia


National Native American Purchasing Association
Date: 23-25 April, 2012
Location: Oklahoma, USA

Geneva Health Forum 2012
Date: 18-20 April, 2012
Location: Geneva, Switzerland


2012 Native American Fish & Wildlife Society Joint Northeast/Southeast Regions National Conference
Date: April 30 - May 4, 2012
Location: Cherokee, NC, USA

The Lowitja Institute 2012 National Conference on Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care: 'CQI for everyday and everybody'
Date: 22-23 May, 2012
Location: Los Angeles, United States of America

The Native American Student Advocacy Institute Conference
Date: 22-23 May, 2012
Location: Los Angeles, United States of America
The Aboriginal health conference 2012 – everyone’s responsibility
Date: 24-25 May, 2012
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Nawi - Exploring Australia's Indigenous Watercraft
Date: 31 May-1 June, 2012
Location: Darling Harbour, NSW, Australia


Date: 3-6 June, 2012
Location: Connecticut, USA
2012 International Conference on Law and Society
Date: 5-8 June, 2012
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
2012 NIDAC Conference: The Leading voice in Indigenous drug and Alcohol policy advice
Date: 6-8 June, 2012
Location: Freemantle, Western Australia
International Gathering on Cultural Safety: Social and Health Equity for Indigenous Peoples
Date: 11–14 June 2012
Location: Vancouver, Canada
2012 World Indigenous Housing Conference
Date: 11-15 June, 2012
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Mid Year Conference National Congress of American Indians
Date: 17-20 June, 2012
Location: New England, USA

International Indigenous Development Conference
Date: 27-30 June, 2012
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


The New Native American Art History, International Conference of Americanists
Date: 15-20 July, 2012
Location: Vienna, Austria
AIATSIS Special Seminar: Robert A Williams Jr
Date: 27 July, 2012
Location: Australia


Blackwords Symposium on Indigenous Literature and Story-telling
Date: 20 August, 2012
Location: UQ Art Museum
Racisms in the New World Order: Realities of Culture, Colour and Identity
Date: 30-31, August 2012
Location: Cairns, Austria


World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium Research Conference
Date: 19-20 September, 2012
Location: Taiwan


Stronger Smarter Summit
From Rhetoric to Reality

Date: 8-10 October, 2012
Location: Brisbane, Australia
The Seventh World Conference on the Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders (Incorporating Our Mob, Our Minds, Our Spirit Conference)
Date: 17-19 October, 2012
Location: Perth, Australia
69th Annual Convention National Congress of American Indians
Date: 21-26 October, 2012
Location: Sacramento, USA
World Indigenous Business Forum
Connect. Share. Inspire.

Date: 22–24 October, 2012
Location: Sydney, Australia


AISES National Conference

Date: 1-3 November, 2012
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
4th Annual Nga Pae o te Maramatanga Research Symposium
International Indigenous Development Research Conference 2012

Date: 14-15 November, 2012
Location: Rotorua, New Zealand
Congress Lowitja 2012
Date: 14-15 November, 2012
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Standing firm for change: A Journey to Justice
National Conference

Date; 21-23 November, 2012
Location: Jasper Hotel, Melbourne, Australia
Indigenous Allied Health Australia 2012 Conference
Date: 22-23 November, 2012
Location: Central Bardon Conference Venue, Brisbane, Australia


11th Symposium on Indigenous Music and Dance
Date: 1-2 December, 2012
Location: Canberra, Australia
Indigenous Health Conference: Many Pathways, One Outcome
Date: 5-7 December, 2012
Location: Gold Coast, Australia
NAIHC 2012 Legal Symposium
Date: 11-13 December, 2012
Location: Las Vegas, USA