DIAMANT/EIDMA Symposium November 2009


On 26 and 27 November 2009 the DIAMANT/EIDMA Symposium will be held at Het Bosgoed in Lunteren, the Netherlands.

The invited speakers are: Karen Aardal, Marta Casanellas, Ronald Cramer, Vincent Moulton, and Gerhard Woeginger.

How to contribute a talk

In the registration form Ph.D. students and young postdocs can propose to give a talk (submit title and abstract). The closing date for talk proposals is 1 November, as is the closing date for early registration (with reduced fee). If too many talks are proposed, the DIAMANT and EIDMA boards will make a selection.

Programme

The tentative programme can be found here.

Conference fee + accommodation

There is partial DIAMANT support for DIAMANT members (conference fee and part of the accommodation) and limited support for EIDMA members (conference fee)---provided that they register before 1 November 2009. DIAMANT members are full and associate professors listed here, as well as their research group members. Exact prices are listed on the registration page.

Registration

Please fill out the form on the registration page.

Travel information

The symposium venue is Het Bosgoed. For travel information, see this page (in Dutch). Het Bosgoed is a one-kilometer walk from the railway station in Lunteren.

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