ISC/SCI Conference 2023

St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
June 9–10, 2023

Murray Premises Hotel
5 Beck’s Cove, St. John’s, NL

Picture this: Steep streets lined with rows of art-inspiring brightly coloured maritime houses…a historic harbour…a world-class university…whales to watch…and other incredible things to do and see.

And in between all of that, the chance to boost your indexing skills, hone your business practices, and meet and reconnect with fellow indexers.

The Conference Venue

The conference will be held in the Murray Premises Hotel, situated in a National Historic Site on the St. John’s harbour front. Featuring nineteenth-century exposed masonry walls and wood beams, the hotel oozes charm. More about the venue.

Accommodations at the Murray Premises

The Murray Premises Hotel is offering special rates for conference attendees during the conference as well as 5 days before and 5 days after. The room rates before taxes:

  • $179.00 – Traditional Queen Guest Rooms
  • $189.00 – Traditional King Guest Rooms
  • $199.00 – Signature King Guest Rooms
  • $209.00 – Executive (Jacuzzi) Rooms

The room taxes are Tourism Marketing Levy (Room Tax) 4% and Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) 15%.

For reservations, email or call reservations at 1-709-738-7773 and quote the group block you will receive when you register.


The program of speakers will be announced soon. Special events include the ISC/SCI Annual General Meeting and the Friday evening banquet.

New indexers may be interested in the pre-conference “Fireside Chat”, planned for the afternoon of June 8.

Pricing and Registration

Stay tuned

Conference Scholarships for ISC/SCI Members

If you’re a member of ISC/SCI and you live over 1000 km from St. John’s you are eligible to apply for a Conference Scholarship. See this post for details and application form.