|Full / Student||One day|
Poster programme (Wednesday, May 14th)
|List of participants|
|Book of abstracts|
|Full set of papers on a CD-ROMs|
(not included in the technical visit)
|Invitation to the ice breaker party (Monday, May 12th)|
|Technical visit (Tuesday, May 15th)|
Lunches will be served near LNEC’s Congress Centre (in Cuama pavilion), except the one on Tuesday, May 15th, that will be served near Alqueva Dam.
(ends on 2008/01/31)
|Full Delegate||€ 370||€ 410|
|Full Time Student*||€ 200||€ 220|
|One day||€ 150||€ 150||Social dinner||€ 45|
Methods of payment
- Cheque: to FUNDCIC (only for attendees having a bank account in Portugal)
- Bank transfer:
IBAN PT 50 0018 0365 002000 10582 22
Santander Bank Portugal- Largo Frei Heitor Pinto, 7-A/B-P-1700-204 Lisbon
- Credit Card: Visa, Master Card or American Express
FUNDCIC address: Av. Brasil 101, 1700-066 Lisbon
FUNDCIC VAT number: 502 972 076
Cancellation and Refunds
Administrative costs (25%) will be charged for cancellations of registrations before the 1st of April 2008. Thereafter, 75% of the registration fee will be invoiced. In this case the book of abstracts will be sent to the registered person. Alternatively a replacement person may be indicated at no extra cost (please advise with his/her name). Cancellations must be made by a signed form (letter or fax).
During the Symposium all participants will have access to LNEC’s wireless network in the Congress Centre area. It will be provided internet room access for all participants next to the secretariat.
The Local Organizing Committee, IAG, FIG and the sponsors are working together to offer a limited number
of financial assistance grants to support participation at the Symposium Measuring the Changes.
An application for a grant can only be made by those who are authors of accepted abstracts.
Financial assistance funds are limited so it is unlikely that full support will be possible.
The deadline for grant applications is December 17, 2007.
IAG grant will support the participation of two young scientists (age 32 or under) from developing countries.
TOPCON grant will support the participation of a young scientists (age 32 or under).
These grants will cover the costs of registration and accommodation (five nights in a 3 star hotel).
How decisions are made:
All awards are contingent on the acceptance of the abstract for presentation by the Scientific Committee. All decisions regarding awards will be made by the Local Organizing Committee.
If two or more authors of one abstract request assistance, priority will be given to the presenting author. The first author listed will be considered to be the presenting author unless otherwise indicated. Selected candidates will be notified until December 31, 2007.