Unable to attend the RCNA Symposiums? Zoom access available for all nine sessions

Below are live links to the symposiums to be held during the 69th annual convention of the Royal Canadian Numismatic Association, next week in Halifax, N.S.

The speakers and their presentation topics at this year’s RCNA Convention are:

Wednesday, July 19:

  • 1 p.m. — Lloyd Chan: Collecting Alexander the Great coins
  • 2 p.m. — Doug Shand: Archeology and Coins Recovered from Nova Scotian Shipwrecks
  • 3 p.m. — Mark Dalrymple: The Numismatic Legacy of Alexander Keith and his Brewery

Thursday, July 20:

  • 8:30 a.m. — Jeffrey Wilson: Nova Scotia Exhibition Medals
  • 9:30 a.m. — Kyle C Knapp: To Counterfeit is Death: Forgeries, Replicas and Unofficial Coinage in Colonial America
  • 10:30 a.m. — Francois Rufiange: The “Victory” Canada 1943 5-cent coin
  • 11:30 a.m. — Eric Leighton: Train Design on the 1912 Dominion of Canada $5 Banknote
  • 1:30 p.m. — Michael S. Turrini: Money from the Titanic
  • 2:30 p.m. — Geoffrey Bell: Banks on Rails

The actual times of the symposiums and Zoom long in details are listed below.

RCNA Educational Symposium Session 1 – Wednesday, July 19, 2023, 1 – 5 p.m. Atlantic Daylight Time

Topic: RCNA Education Symposium Session 1 (presentation starts 1:00 p.m. ADT)

Sign in available: 12:30 p.m. ADT

Presentation starts: 1 p.m. ADT

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 844 6443 1950

Passcode: 966801


RCNA Educational Symposium Session 2 – Thursday, July 20, 2023,  8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Atlantic Daylight Time

Topic: RCNA Education Symposium Session 2 (presentation starts 8:30 a.m. ADT)

Sign in available: 8 a.m. ADT

Presentation starts: 8:30 a.m. ADT (

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 837 1775 0599

Passcode: 614977


RCNA Educational Symposium Session 1 – Thursday, July 20, 2023 1:30- 5 p.m. Atlantic Daylight Time

Topic: RCNA Education Symposium Session 3 (presentation starts 1:30 p.m. ADT)

Sign in available: 1 p.m. ADT

Presentation starts: 1:30 p.m. ADT

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 893 0976 2520

Passcode: 148829

All sessions are being recorded and will eventually, after editing, be posted on the RCNA website, in the members’ only area.

The 2023 RCNA Symposium is funded through a Canadian Association for Numismatic Education CAFNE grant.




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