Exploiting the ISO Data Archive: Infrared Astronomy in the Internet Age

(Jun 24-27, 2002, SigŁenza, Spain)


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             *    EXPLOITING THE ISO DATA ARCHIVE     *
             * Infrared Astronomy in the Internet Age * 
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             *  Parador Nacional de Sigüenza (Spain)  *
             *          June 24-27, 2002              * 
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            http://general-tools.cosmos.esa.int/iso/meetings/siguenza/

 

                        FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT: 
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   Please find below the latest organisational details regarding the
conference.

  BUS TRANSPORTATION: 
  http://general-tools.cosmos.esa.int/iso/meetings/siguenza/venue.php#bus

  We will provide a free shuttle service to Sigüenza  from Madrid Airport 
in the afternoon of Sunday June 23rd, with a bus departing at 14:30 hours 
and another one at 17:30 hours.  The  buses will be  waiting  at  the bus
parking of the  Airport located in front of Terminal 1.  The exact  place 
is shown  in the  conference web page.  Buses  will be identified  with a 
conference poster in the front and back windows.

  At  the end  of the  Conference  a  similar service  has been  arranged 
with a bus departing from Sigüenza immediately after the end of the final 
afternoon session on Thursday 27th (not later than 17:00) and another one 
early in the morning of  Friday June 28th  to  Madrid Airport  (not later 
than 09:00). 


  REGISTRATION:
  http://general-tools.cosmos.esa.int/iso/meetings/siguenza/fee_grants.php

  The registration desk will be open in the afternoon of Sunday June 23rd 
at the entrance of the Meeting Room at the Parador.

  Remember that there is a  registration fee  of 150 Euros  which must be 
paid in cash at the moment of registration.
  
  WELCOME RECEPTION: 
  http://general-tools.cosmos.esaint/iso/meetings/siguenza/social_events.php

  All  registered participants and accompanying persons  are invited to a 
welcome  reception that will take place in the XVIth Century Renaissance-
style 'patio' of the Town Hall of Sigüenza at  20:00 on Sunday June 23rd 
offered by the local authorities.

  This day is a local  festival in Sigüenza  (San Juan). You can join the 
'fiesta' after the reception at the Town Hall.

  PRESENTATION FACILITIES:
  http://general-tools.cosmos.esa.int/iso/meetings/siguenza/computing.php

  There will be  two viewgraph projectors  available at the  Meeting Room 
during  the  conference  as well as  a slide and a  video  projector. For 
electronic  presentations  (Power Point)  you can either  bring your  own
portable  PC  or  use  the conference PC  we will provide, which can read 
either floppy disks or CD-Roms. 

  COMMUNICATION FACILITIES AND CONTACT ADDRESSES:
  http://general-tools.cosmos.esa.int/iso/meetings/siguenza/computing.php

  Internet connectivity will be granted from a number of PCs installed at 
the Parador during the conference.

  External parties wishing to contact conference participants by phone or 
fax can do so via the Parador reception desk: 

    Phone: (34) 949 390 100   
    Fax:   (34) 949 391 364


  CONFERENCE SCHEDULE:
  http://general-tools.cosmos.esa.int/iso/meetings/siguenza/schedule.php

 An updated conference schedule including the latest changes is available 
at our Conference web site. 
  

   We are looking forward to seeing you in Sigüenza.

                                       Pedro García-Lario and Cécile Gry
                                          on behalf of the LOC and SOC