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Albuquerque, NM Conference

Conference Start Date: 
Friday, September 28, 2012 to Saturday, September 29, 2012

September 28 & 29, 2012

Friends of Sabeel--North America

Albuquerque Conference

Immanuel Presbyterian Church
114 Carlisle Blvd., SE
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Justice: The Path to Peace in Palestine/Israel










Albuquerque Contact: Rita Erickson, 

Ali Abunimah (plenary speaker)
Mark Braverman (plenary speaker)
Jeff Halper (plenary speaker)
Nadia Hijab (plenary speaker)
Naim Ateek (keynote speaker)


Naim Ateek
Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb
Bekah Wolf
Elena Oritz
Gary Anderson (Water engineer)
Creativity for Peace
Miko Peled
Pamela Olson
Ziad Abbas, Middle East Children’s Alliance (MECA)
UNM Students for Justice in Palestine (UNM-SJP)


Albuquerque Hotels

Crowne Plaza (shuttle)
1901 University Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 884-2500

Doubletree Hotel
201 Marquette Avenue Northwest, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102-2248

Hyatt Hotel
330 Tijeras Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Hotel Blue
717 Central Ave Nw, 87102 Albuquerque

Information on hotel group discounts will be coming soon.
We will run a shuttle from the downtown hotels to the conference at the beginning and end of each conference day.


Costs to Groups Wanting to Table
NO FEE for Co-sponsors and Local Groups who have 5+ members attending the conference
For Local Student Groups - $10
For National Groups - $25

A limited number of people may volunteer and pay no registration fee, but pay only $20 for the three meals.


Parking at Immanuel Presbyterian Church

Immanuel church parking (114 Carlisle Blvd., SE) lot is on the east side of the church, off Silver Ave. Overflow parking may use the parking lot for Trinity Methodist, which is just east of Immanuel, also accessible from Silver Ave. Attendees should be advised not to park in the La Montanita parking lot west of Immanuel, as they may be subject to tow.

If you need child care, contact: Fidaa Jaber,

Albuquerque Contact: Rita Erickson, 



  Scholarship Application Form (PDF file). Email or mail to contact on the form.

LOW-INCOME DISCOUNT:  $40 for the full conference until Aug. 15.  Based on need and on the honor system.
                                             Please consider that this is a very expensive conference to produce."

Before September 1st:
* $75 Full Conference  (includes 3 meals)
* $40 Friday only (includes 2 meals)
* $40 Saturday only (includes 1 meal)

After September 1st:
* $85 Full Conference  (includes 3 meals)
* $50 Friday only  (includes 2 meals)
* $50 Saturday only (includes 1 meal)