Location: Le Louvre des Antiquaires
2 Place du Palais Royal, 1st Arrondissement (directly
across the street from the Louvre Museum).
Tel: Laurence Jantzen 01.42.61.58.05
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration and Exhibition
|6:00 pm -
Reception and Exhibition
Registration will take place at the Front Desk located
on the Ground Floor of Le Louvre des Antiquaires
as you enter at 2 Place du Palais Royal.
The Welcome Cocktail Reception and Exhibition, "Les
Cannes d'Art Populaire en Europe du XVII au XX Siecle",
will be held in the Exhibition Hall on the First
Floor, next to the café at Le Louvre des Antiquaires.
• If you will be arriving after 7pm, the main entrance
at 2 Place du Palais Royal will be closed. Please
use the door at 151 Rue St.-Honore, Porte Canabas,
which is around the corner on the north side of
Le Louvre des Antiquaires.
Location: Les Salons du Louvre
66 Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 1st Arrondissement
(approximately a 10 minute walk north from Le Louvre
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lectures and Presentations
(most lectures will be in French with simultaneous
translation into English via headsets)
|12:30 pm -
||Lunch at your
There are a number of dining options very close
to the Salons de Louvre. Note that there is a short
time span for lunch.
“Buy, Swap, and Sell Canes” space will be
Because there will be limited display space at
the “swap”, please indicate if you intend to
bring canes to sell or swap and the number of
canes you will be bringing. Email
Also, please note if the canes sold or swapped
are of exotic materials (ivory, whale, tortoise,
etc) and require CITES ( if they are to be sent
outside the EU), then each seller is responsible
for obtaining the CITES for the buyer as well as
mailing the purchases.
|2:00 pm -
Programming for the Conference concludes at 5:30pm.
Dinner is at your leisure. Please
the website for a selected list of recommended
restaurants within a short walking distance from
both Le Louvre des Antiquaires and Les Salons du
Louvre. If you need further information, contact
Laurence Jantzen or Jacob Portengen. It is highly
recommended to reserve restaurants ahead of time.
Location: 37 Quai Branly, 7th Arrondissement
10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Guided Tour of the Quai Branly Museum
Laurence Jantzen has arranged to have three groups
of 20 guests each receive a guided tour of the new
Quai Branly Museum. To participate in this tour
Peter Robinson to reserve a place in one of
the guided tours as soon as possible.
Location: Les Pavillons de Bercy
53 Avenue des Terroirs de France, 12th Arrondissement
7:00 pm - 12:00 midnight
(breakdown of events listed below)
CANEMANIA 2008 GALA
Cocktail attire, coat and tie for gentlemen.
Please plan to arrive at the Gala on your own; bus
transportation will be provided for the return trip
to Le Louvre des Antiquaires.
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cocktail Reception and Preview of Auction Canes.
Auction called by Ghislaine Kapandji.
Dessert Buffet, Dancing with C. Jaser Quartet
First Bus leaves for Le Louvre des Antiquaires
Les Pavillons de Bercy is located east of the center
of Paris, approximately 20-30 minutes from Le Louvre
des Antiquaires by taxi. Complimentary bus transportation
has been arranged to Le Louvre des Antiquaires at
the end of the event, beginning at 10:30pm, with
the last bus leaving the Gala at midnight.
Location: To Be Announced.
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Closing Business Meeting
The purpose of this meeting is for the organizing
committee to provide a preliminary final report,
discuss future conferences, and closing remarks.
All participants are welcome to attend, in particular
those who are interested in supporting and working
on the next conference. Please let us know if you
plan to attend this meeting when you register on
Thursday, October 9.