THE 32ND CONGRESS IN GLASGOW 10 - 13 AUGUST 2016
From the Webmaster - a personal view
As both a participant in and a lecturer
at this Congress, I should like to say how fulfilling I found
it. We had excellent academic and social programmes, the
post-Congress tours gave us privileged access to the treasures
of the locality, and I renewed old contacts and made many new
ones. We should all be particularly grateful to the President,
the Secretary-General, the Registrar and all the other
organisers for their tireless labours and for setting such a
We are all grateful to those who made the 32nd Congress
such a success, in particular:
At Glasgow Trades Hall:
Elaine Gilchrist and her team.
Willie Hattan the macer bearer, and his team.
The people who prepared and served the coffee and the dinner.
Organising the Congress:
Executive Officers and Council.
Our language advisors.
At the Congress:.
The Congress helpers.
including the keynote lecturer, Iain Torrance.
All the delegates.
The Congress exhibitions:
Russell Malloch for the medals.
Clunie Fretton and Akiri for the carving workshop.
The Congress sponsors and the Bureau
After the Congress:
guides and drivers of the post-Congress excursions.
Future Congresses and Colloquia
At the Glasgow Congress the following future meetings were
2017: 20th International Heraldic Colloquium - København DK
2018: 33rd International Congress of Genealogical and
Heraldic Sciences - Arras FR
2020: 34th International Congress of Genealogical and
Heraldic Sciences - Madrid ES
2022: 35th International Congress of Genealogical and
Heraldic Sciences - Cambridge UK