IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING THE FUSENET PHD EVENT IN PADOVA
as you have probably heard via the news, there is a Corona virus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in the Veneto Region, which includes the City of Padova. To achieve the highest level of effectiveness in the response to such an outbreak, far-reaching measures have been taken by the Ministry of Health, in agreement with the President of the Veneto Region, suspending services and activities open to the public and prohibiting any gathering of people until 1st March 2020.
This ordinance may be subject to changes following any variation of the epidemiological scenario. It is possible that its validity will be extended for one or more weeks.
This would have direct implications for the FuseNet events, scheduled for 3rd to 6th March.
Therefore it has been decided to CANCEL all FuseNet-related events scheduled to take place in Padova next week, including the PhD Event.The aim is to POSTPONE the PhD event until later this year. You will be informed when more is known about this.
With regarding to travel expenses, the advice is to make use of cancellations or cancellation insurance as much as possible.
Find information and updates via www.fusenet.eu/padua-corona
In case you have any questions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Local and FuseNet Organizing Committees