General information


Le Corum Congress Centre
Esplanade Charles de Gaulle
34027 Montpellier Cedex 1

Le Corum is located in the center of Montpellier and can be reached from the Place de la Comédie, via the Esplanade and its pedestrian walkways.

Parking is in the basement of the building and there is also a tram station “CORUM“ (Lines 1 & 2)

For additional information regarding the conference center see:


can book your room (use the hotel reservation form and send it to): BEFORE October 2nd, 2011 or book directly on the following link : .

See the hotels access map or additional list of hotels on the the following link :

Important dates

20th May 2011: End of early-bird registration

15th September 2011 : End of regular registration

After September 15 2011 : late registration (we will continue to accept registrations until the meeting is fully subscribe)

15th September 2011: Deadline for abstracts submission

1st October 2011: Notification to authors

Registration The registration fee for all participants includes:

- Conference attendance
- All coffee breaks
- Lunch and dinners specified on program.
- Social event : cocktail dinner at the "museum" Friday Nov. 4

"A Night at the Museum" will feature a private visit of the recently renovated and worldly acclaimed Montpellier Musee Fabre that hosts master pieces of Courbet and Soulages

The visits, organized in small groups, will be followed by a banquet held within the Museum and catered by one of the best Montpellier caterers (

"A Night at the Museum" (visit and dinner) is included in the registration fees and is open to accompanying persons (fee = 80 €.)

Early-bird registration until 20 May 2011
Regular registration until 15 September 2011
Late registration after 15 September 2011
PhD student

Abstracts guidelines:
- Title
- Authors
- Affiliations
- Abstract with methods and major conclusion.
- Size: maximum 400 words
- Keywords

The abstract should be submitted electronically to

Maximum size: 1m x 1m
Poster presentations on Friday afternoon

All the posters will be displayed during the whole conference.

Internet access
Free WIFI access will be available in the area dedicated to coffee breaks and posters