The Ninth International Workshop on: "Neutrino Telescopes"
will take place in Venice, March 6-9, 2001 at the
"Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti", Palazzo Loredan.
The Istituto Veneto is located in Campo S. Stefano 2945, near Piazza San
If you have any particular problem, do not hesitate to contact the Neutrino Telescopes Secretariat by phone, telefax or electronic mail:
- before the Conference, the address is: Neutrino Telescopes Secretariat Phone :++39-0498277144 Dipartimento di Fisica Fax: ++39-0498277145 Via Marzolo, 8 E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org 35131 PADOVA - for temporary e-mail accounts see below. Further information will be sent soon in the Bulletin No. 3.Go to top
Venice in March is particularly attractive and the situation
concerning hotel accommodation is always very tight. As usual, a
number of rooms have been reserved for the Workshop participants at
reduced rates at the Hotel Europa & Regina - San Marco 2159,
Venice, a top class comfortable Hotel on the Grand Canal, at a walking
distance (about 5 minutes) from Piazza San Marco and close to the
"Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti".
We apologize if it would turn out to be impossible to satisfy all applications. Those wishing to stay at the Hotel Europa & Regina are urged to reserve their accommodation.
For those arriving by plane at Marco Polo Airport which is
located about 13 km from Venice the easiest way to reach Venice is by
ALILAGUNA is a public water taxi company which offers a service that goes from the airport to Murano, the Lido with a final stop at "Piazzetta San Marco". The ticket for this boat (Lancione) costs abt. Lit. 18.000 and can be purchased at the ALILAGUNA taxi stand at the end of the arrival hall or directly on board.The crossing takes abt. 1 hour 10 minutes. The Lancione connects with all flights. The exact timetable will be communicated in Bulletin No. 3.
Private water and land taxis: you can also take a private water taxi from the airport directly to your final destination (the cost is abt. L. 150.000) or you can take a land taxi to Piazzale Roma (the cost is abt. L. 40.000) and from there catch a public boat (Vaporetto) to the stop closest to your final destination (see details in the next paragraph).
The "Piazzetta San Marco" is at a walking distance from the "Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti" and the Hotel Europa & Regina.
For those arriving by train at the Railway Station or by car at the parking garage at Piazzale Roma there are several possibilities. To go directly to the "Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti" one can take the Vaporetto, Line 1 or Line 82 (every 10 minutes from 7:00 until 21:00; every 20/30 minutes afterwards) to the stop Accademia. From there one has to cross the "Ponte dell'Accademia" and walk more or less directly to Campo S. Stefano. To go to the Hotel Europa & Regina, on the other hand, one can also take the Vaporetto, Line 1 or Line 82, to the stop Calle Vallaresso, near Piazza San Marco. The Hotel is a five minute walk, more or less to the left, over "Ponte San Moisè".
Participants are expected to arrive in Venice on Monday, March 5.
The Registration Desk (at the Workshop Site) will be open on
Monday from 16:00 until 18:00.
On Tuesday, March 6, 2001, the secretariat will be open at 9:00 for registration.
The Conference Fee is US Dollars 450. It also includes a copy of the
Proceedings, the Lunches and the Conference Dinner.
The payment should be made by a check to the order of Neutrino Telescopes or by bank transfer to:
Account No. 476613/L - Neutrino Telescopes S.W.I.F.T. Address CRPD IT 2P TELEX: 430074 CREST I c/o CASSA DI RISPARMIO DI PD E RO Agenzia No. 7 Via Belzoni, 1 - 35131 Padova
The Workshop will start on Tuesday, March 6, at 9:30 and will
end on Friday, March 9, at about 18:00.
The Sessions will take place from 9:00 to 13:00 and from 14:30 to about 19:00, with a lunch break. During the lunch break a buffet will be served to the participants in the rooms of the "Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti".
There will also be the customary coffee breaks in the morning and in the afternoon.
The Proceedings will include all talks given by speakers during
the Workshop. Details for the preparation of manuscripts will be
given in due time. The deadline for the submission of camera-ready
manuscripts will be May 10, 2001. The Proceedings will appear
in July, 2001.
Regularly registered participants will receive a copy of the Proceedings.
E-mail facilities will be available to the participants of the
Telephone operates with coins and "cards" and will be available at the "Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti". These cards can be purchased in tobacco stores or at the secretariat desk of the Workshop.