Circumstellar Dynamics at High Resolution
Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, February 27 - March 02, 2012
This workshop aims at bringing together the active community of hot stellar astrophysics, both theoreticians and observers, along the common topic of what can be learned from high resolution observations. For more details about the scope, click here.
If you are interested in participate in the workshop please fill out the registration form.
IMPORTANT: After completing the above form you will receive an email with detailed instructions on how to book a room at the Rafain Hotel (conference venue). Please do not contact the hotel directly to avoid confusion.
The workshop will take place in Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, close to the magnificent Iguaçu Waterfalls, a network of 275 waterfalls in the Iguaçu River that lies in the border of Brazil and Argentina. The site was designated World Heritage by UNESCO. Tourist attractions include visits to both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides of the Falls, natural parks, and the dam of the Itaipu Hydroeletric Facility. In 1994, the American Society of Civil Engineers elected the Itaipu Dam as one of the seven modern Wonders of the World.
The Meeting will take place in the Rafain Hotel and Convention Centers
(http://www.rafainpalace.com.br/v2/home/). Special rates are available for the period of the conference. Hotel costs are 274 BRL (170 USD) for single occupancy and 171 BRL (106 USD) per person for double occupancy. Those rates include full board (breakfast, morning coffebreak, lunch, afternoon coffebreak and dinner).
IMPORTANT NOTE: all participants are encouraged to register in this hotel for two reasons. First, those low rates will only be secured if a minimum of 50 rooms is booked. Second, the hotel is far from the city (10km) and there are no restaurants nearby.
The Foz do Iguaçu International Airport (IGU) is close to the Foz do Iguaçu city, but about 20km away from the Rafain Palace Hotel.
There will be transportation available from the airport to the hotel on Sunday (Feb. 26th) and from the hotel to the airport on Friday (Mar. 2nd).
The deadline for the final registration and abstracts is December 17, 2011. (Registration fee: 200 USD)
Late registration deadline is January 13, 2012 (Registration fee: 250 USD)