Registration will commence at 17.00h and end at 20.00h. This
will take place in the Main Restaurant No 1 at CERN. We will
be offering one refreshment and you will be able to purchase
drinks from the bar. You will be given your conference bag
and envelope with your detailed information pack.
The CERN Restaurant will be open until 19.30h this evening and will be serving items from their grilled menu.
You should have already chosen one of the events that you
would like to attend and received a ticket for this event
during registration. Please bring this ticket with you and
hand this to one of the organizers before getting on to the
coach. Coaches will be leaving CERN at 14.00h and returning
to CERN at 19:30. Organizers will direct you to the coaches.
There will be a limited number of prepared lunch bags which
are being provided for us by the restaurant staff this lunch
time. These will cost 6.00CHF each (can please have the
correct money). There are vegetarian bags available too.
Note: For both events we recommend good walking shoes and perhaps a rain coat.
The conference dinner/cruise will embark at 18:45 and the
boat will leave at 19:00. For those of you who have
accommodation in France and are taking a car we recommend
that you allow at least one hour for your journey time into
The boat Lausanne will leave from the pier "Genève Pâquis", downtown Geneva.
If you are taking a car: Park in the Mont Blanc car park and walk (10 minutes) across the bridge or park in the Grand Casino (Noga Hilton Hotel) car park, the CGN boat called Lausanne is moored at the pier Paquis. Organizers will be there to meet you.
Bus no. 9 from CERN or no.29 from Meyrin stops at the end of the route de Mont Blanc, turn left and you walk for 5 minutes along the Quai du Mont blanc where you will find the boat.
If you are staying in French Hotels or the Hostel and you require transport to the boat: We will be providing coaches from CERN to the boat, coaches will leave the CERN car park at 17.45h and return at approximately 22.45h. Please bring your dinner/cruise ticket with you and give this to one of the organizers when you embark on to the boat.
General information on Compagnie Générale de Navigation sur le lac Léman here.