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Photon 2008 Social Programme

Monday 25 August - 18:00 - 19:00
Welcome Reception
An informal reception will be held in the college lounge in the Hugh Nisbet Building. The college lounge bar will be open until 23:00hrs.

Café Brio offers a selection of bottled beers, plus some optic spirits will be our public bar which will be open until 22:00 each evening Monday-Friday inclusive.

Please note that an evening meal will be available on Monday evening at an additional charge of £13.00 for those who pre-register.  The meal will take place in the Middle Floor Mezzanine Dining Room from 17:30 - 20:00 (last order by 19:30)

Tuesday 26 August - 17:30 - 19:00
Drinks Reception & Optional Evening Meal
A drinks reception will be held in the James Watt Centre II Hall (Exhibition Area) during the poster session A three course self-service dinner will be available in the Middle Floor Mezzanine Dining Room from 17:30 - 20:00 (last order by 19:30) It is available to those that have booked this option upon registering.

Wednesday 27 August - 18:45 - 22:30
The Photon08 Conference Dinner will be held at 'Our Dynamic Earth'.
The conference dinner will be held in the Stratosphere. It will be preceded by a drinks reception sponsored by Marks & Clerk
Our Dynamic Earth is a very unique attraction, based in the heart on Edinburgh which offers you the opportunity to see, read, listen and even feel your way through our planets history, present and future.You will visit the Earthscape Galleries which will consists of the Rainforest, Journey of Contrasts and the Polar galleries. Your musical entertainment will be provided by a Scottish Piper and Fantoosh.
It also offers stunning views of Salisbury Crags, the Palace of Holyrood House and the Scottish Parliament.
To obtain further information on 'Our Dynamic Earth', please follow the link http://www.dynamicearth.co.uk/

A shuttle bus service to Our Dynamic Earth will be provided for participants.  All buses will depart from the James Watt Centre II at 18:45 sharp and will return at 22:30 approximately

Thursday 28 August - 17:15 - 18:00
A drinks reception will be held prior to the Wilson Sibbett Lecture. There will be a three course self-service dinner in the Mezzanine Dining Room. The dinner is available to those that have booked this option upon registering.

 

 

 

 

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