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Jicable-HVDC13 On-line registration

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Registration Procedure & Registration Fees

Registration fees for the entire conference are as follow:

Rates (2)
up to
Sept 30th 2013

Rates (2)
Oct 1st 2013

Standard rate

350 €

400 €

Member (1)(3)

300 €

350 €

University staff
Academic non member

300 €

350 €

University staff Academic member (1)(3)

260 €

300 €

Invited speaker
(First author only)

Free of charge

Free of charge

Young researcher (4)
(first authors and students ≤ 28 years old (5))

Free of charge

Free of charge

(1) Individual Members of Scientific supporting organizations
(2) VAT included
(3) a copy of ID membership should be sent by email after registration
(4) a copy of identity card should be sent by email after registration
(5) Within the limit of available places

These fees include:

  • Access to the conference (with badge, seminar bag and program)
  • A USB flash drive containing the program and the text of the papers presented during the conference (both oral and poster sessions)
  • A CD Rom which will be sent after the seminar
  • All meals (welcome reception on 18th, lunches on 19th and 20th, and the coffee breaks)
  • The invitation to the Jicable-HVDC'13 dinner

The Jicable-HVDC'13 dinner is included in all registrations: this reception will be organized on Tuesday evening, November 19th 2013.

The technical visits and the tutorials are both optional, not included in the registration fees. The number of places for technical visits is limited.

TUTORIALS (T) on Monday, November 18th (15:00-18:30)
T1: Performance of the materials used in the development of HVDC cables 180 €
T2: Qualification procedures of HVDC cables 180 €
TECHNICAL VISIT (V) on Monday, November 18th (14:00-18:00)
V1: Visit of the installation site INELFE "France-Spain" 70 €

TECHNICAL VISITS (V) on Wednesday, November 20th (14:00-18:00)
V1: Visit of the installation site INELFE "France-Spain" 70 €
V2: Visit of PROMES/CNRS (processes, materials and solar energy) research laboratory 70 €

We strongly recommend registering online via the Conference Website http://www.jicable-hvdc13.fr

Authors (except the 1st author of each communication) and committees members are not exempt from paying registration fees.

Registration is valid only after the payment is received by the SEE. If the payment has been made by bank transfer, the participants are kindly required to bring with them the proof of payment at the conference venue. On-line registration will be closed on November 14th. Badges withdraw and on-site registration will start on Monday 18th from 14:00, at the Congress Center of Perpignan.

The registration by purchase order is possible. To do so, please return the application form (download from here) by fax together with the purchase order at +33 (0)1 56 90 37 19

Cancellation policy: refund of all prepaid fees will be made provided that an advance written notification is submitted by October 18th 2013. No refund will be made for cancellation received after this date.


Some foreign nationals may require entry visas to France.

Simultaneously to the completion of your conference registration, check with the French Embassy or with the French Consulate in your country: they will help you to complete the necessary visa formalities.

The official form to obtain a visa can be downloaded from:


Hotel reservations

  • 2 stars hotels

Hôtel Alexander
250 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: 50/75€ - www.hotel-alexander.fr

Hôtel Ibis budget Perpignan Centre Méditerranée
500 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: 40/60€ - www.ibisbudget.com

Hôtel de la Loge
600 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: 69/80€ - http://www.hoteldelaloge.fr

Adagio Access Perpignan (ex CITEA)
700 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: 85/100€ - www.adagio-city.com/Perpignan

  • 3 stars hotels

Parc Hôtel
100 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: around 50€ - www.parkhotel-fr.com

Hôtel Mercure Perpignan Centre
60 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: around 98€ - www.mercure.com/Perpignan

Hôtel Ibis Perpignan Centre
1000 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: around 70€ - www.ibis.com/Perpignan

  • 4 stars hotels

Windsor Best Western
50 meters from the Congress Center
Rates: 100/170€ - www.hotel-windsor-perpignan.com

Suite Novotel Perpignan Méditerranée
700 meters from the Congress Center
Rates : 115/125€ - www.suitenovotel.com

Sightseeing suggestions

Located in the deep south of France, "Perpinyà," as they say in Catalan, is the capital of the Pyrénées Orientales.

It's a border city, situated in an astonishing environment with one side on the Mediterranean coast and on the other side the highest mountains in the French Pyrenees.

Believe for many years to be the highest mountain in the Pyrenees at 2784 meters, the Canigou Mountain has become the sacred mountain of Catalan Country (the highest mountain is the Vignemale mountain, 3298 meters, located in the central part of Pyrénées mountains).

Perpignan is a busy place, at the crossroads of two countries, greatly influenced by the Mediterranean cultures and benefiting from 2500 hours of sun per year. No wonder that Salvador Dali saw it as the "Centre of the World"!

Perpignan is also a modern and vibrant city, a great destination warmly welcoming international visitors.

Some of the main places to visit in Perpignan:

  • Le Palais des rois de Majorque
  • La Cathédrale St Jean-Baptiste
  • Le Musée Hyacinthe Rigaud
  • La Loge de Mer
  • Le Castillet, Musée d'arts et traditions populaires catalanes

Around Perpignan:

If you have time, the countryside has many interesting spots and villages worth a visit, such as Elne and its 2,700-year-old citadel, Rivesaltes, renowned for its vineyards, or Thuir which is the capital of the famous aperitif Byrrh: Byrrh caves with the largest oak vat in the world attract thousands of visitors each year.

At 30 km from Perpignan, don't miss Collioure, an idyllic place on the rocky coastline, nestling in an unspoilt, protected environment. The small Catalan port is sheltered by a creek where the waters of the Mediterranean meet the rocks of the Pyrenees mountains chain.

Sightseeing reservations

Office de Tourisme de Perpignan
Place Armand Lanoux - BP 40215
66002 Perpignan Cedex
Tel : +33 (0)4 68 66 30 30
Fax : +33 (0)4 68 66 30 26