The Theme for the XXVII Congress will be:
IN HERALDRY AND GENEALOGY
The Scientific Committee consists of :
Cecil Humphery-Smith, OBE, FHS, FRHSC, AMIH, FSA.
Clive Cheesman, Esq. MA, PhD, Rouge Dragon Pursuivant.
FSAScot, Scottish Editor, Burke’s Peerage.
Elizabeth Roads, MVO, OStJ, AMIH, FHSS, FRHSC, FSAScot, Carrick
Pursuivant, Lyon Clerk and Keeper of the Records.
James D Floyd, BSc, PhD, EurGeol, CGeol, FGS, FSAScot, Editor,
Mark D Dennis, BA, LL.M, JD, FHSS, FSAScot, Congress Secretary.
Charles J Burnett, Esq. KStJ, DA, AMA, M.Litt, FHSS, FSAScot,
Ross Herald of Arms, Congress President, Chairman, Scientific
The deadline for Papers was 31st March 2006. Over 96 offers
of papers were made, the Scientific Committee have met twice
in order to create a Programme of Lectures which will consist
of thirty-one heraldic papers and twenty genealogical papers,
a total of fifty-one presentations. All who have offered Papers
will be informed by 31st May which papers have been chosen by
the Scientific Committee.