August 30, 2017 –Musée Gallo-Romain
We would like to invite all registered delegates and accompanying persons to join us at the welcome reception in the evening of the 30 of August. This event should give you the possibility to come together, meet new and old friends and to network with colleagues from all over the world. We will have a flying finger food buffet and drinks available.
The reception will be held in the Musée Gallo-Romain.The Museum and the Lyon site are situated on Fourvière Hill, formerly at the center of Lugdunum, where two of the city’s major monuments were erected : the Theatre and the Odeon, which have been classified among UNESCO’s World Heritage sites.
The reception is an informal event.
September 1, 2017 – Restaurant “Selcius” (http://www.selcius.fr/)
The conference dinner will take place in the restaurant “Selcius”. The building was a salt warehouse completely rehabilitated and with a remarkable setting. Located in the heart of the Confluence district, south of the Lyon peninsula and in the former industrial wasteland of the Salins du Midi, the Selcius offers a natural panorama on the banks of the Saône and of the hill of Fourvière.
We would like to invite you to spend an informal evening with us and to deepen the friendships with the colleagues you meet during the conference.
During the dinner the award ceremony will be held.
The award ceremony is supported by
Visit in Beaujolais
September 2, 2017 – from 14h to 18h
There will be a bus tour in the Pierres Dorées (Golden Stones) of south Beaujolais, with a stop in a typical village, Oingt, fully restored and with a view on all the Beaujolais hills, and will end up with a beaujolais degustation in Jean-Paul Brun’s “caveau” in the village of Charnay.
There will be a fee of maximum 30 € pp (for the bus and the degustation). As attendance will be limited, registration must be done in advance with Pia Schröder. Please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The payment will be done preferably by cash on the day of the visit.
The return at 18h00 will allow those needing to take a plane to be at the airport at 18h45 at the earliest, and at 19h30 at the worst.
Oingt, belonging to the Most Beautiful Villages of France & world
Going beyond clichés on beaujolais wines
Jean-Paul Brun’s domaine of Terres Dorées winery
For the wine specialist, in French
Breaking news: the afternoon of the visit of the village will see the opening of the reknown festival of barrel organs, with around 75 instruments playing in the streets.
Lyon City Card https://www.lyoncitycard.com/?lang=2
The Lyon City Card for 1, 2, or 3 days gives access to all public transportation network; validity is by day (if the first access is on Tuesday, 22h, last access will be valid until Thursday midnight).
In addition, it gives free access or discounts to 22 museums and other attractions (validity begins from the hour of the first visit). For example, you can have a free guided walking tour from https://www.visiterlyon.com/
The Lyon City Card 3 days can be ordered with the discount code CEPSCLYON17.
For those who come from the airport, combine the Rhônexpress ticket with the Lyon City Card 3 days, with the discount code CEPSCREX17. The Rhônexpress return on the card is valid 1 year after the first transportation and is not limited to the 3 days.