3rd Progress Meeting 17-19 March 2015 in Bled
Minerals4EU 3rd Progress Meeting will be held in Bled between 17 and 19 March 2015, hosted by the Geological Survey of Slovenia (GeoZS). Bled is located in 40 km distance (30 min driving) from the Ljubljana airport.
The venue of the Meeting has been changed to Grand Hotel Toplice, located in the very centre of Bled, by the shore of Lake Bled.
Address: Cesta svobode 12, 4260 Bled (on the map).
All participants (Consortium members and invited guests) are kindly requested to register via GTK´s online registration, either through personal link sent by e-mail or from the link below (which can also be used by the participants who have not been in the e-mail list for any reason).
The outline of the meeting will be as follows:
* Monday 16 March - Arrival of the participants
* Tuesday 17 March - Parallel WP Sessions
* Wednesday 18 March - Plenary Session
* Thursday 19 March – Field trip to Škocjan Caves
* Friday 20 March - Departure of the participants
The participants can request GTK to coordinate airport transportations with the service provider by filling the questionnaire at https://www.lyyti.fi/group/airportshuttle lates on Thursday 12 March.
The cost of the transportation can range from 6.25 euro/person to 40 euro/person (one way) depending on the number of people using the same vehicle. According to the transfer coordinator of the company, there should be no problem for the driver to issue individual receipts. The participants should be prepared to pay with cash.
Airport transportation can also be pre-ordered directly from the service provider at http://www.transfer.si/en/airtransfer/ljubljana-airport-lju/bled.html (but in that case please do not fill the questionnaire issued by GTK).
Airport transportation can also be pre-ordered from the Hotel, 55 euro being the total fee for 1-3 persons and 80 euro being the total fee for 4-8 persons.
All participants are kindly requested to pay the conference package. Initial estimate of this cost is 90-95 euros. This includes the ice-breaker party, lunches on 17 and 18 March and refreshments during coffee breaks. If you are staying at Hotel Toplice or Hotel Savica, the conference package should be paid during check-out. If you are staying elsewhere, please contact the reception at Hotel Toplice to pay the conference package on 17 March.
Those participants who have registered for the self-cost dinner on 17 March and field trip on 19 March should make the payments during registration (8:30-9:00 on 17 March). The price of the self-cost dinner is about 25 euros (without drinks) and the price of the field trip is about 50 euros.
On 19 March there will be a field trip to Škocjan Caves.
The cost of the field trip is about 50 euros.