Registration is now closed. For questions regarding your registration please contact conference administration (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The offical hotel for the ISD´2005 conference is Elite
The Elite Stadshotellet Karlstad is one of the country's
most beautiful hotels and is centrally located by the
riverside of Klarälven. Here you will have the opportunity
to relax and caress your senses with the best of everything.
The hotel's charm is built, to a great extent, on the 139
individually and beautifully furnished rooms, many of which
have high ceilings, stucco work, open fireplaces and oriel
windows. We also offer a comfortable restaurant, a cozy pub
and modern conference rooms.
We want to give you a total experience, not only a room;
our concern and the beautiful surroundings will make you
feel like you're at home.
Conference administration will make all room reservations
according to the web registration form. The quoted
prices are for single/double rooms per night and include
breakfast and VAT.
Note, that you can not receive the reduced rates
at the hotels if you make your reservation on the hotel
website, it should be reserved via your registration to
- Elite Stadshotellet, Kungsgatan 22, tel. +46 54 29 30
00. Prices: SEK 827/1065
To view the hotel, look at www.elite.se
- Ibis Hotel Accor, Västra Torggatan 20, tel +46 54
17 28 30. Prices: SEK 655/715
Triple room: SEK 975
To view the hotel, look at www.ibishotel.com/ibis/index.html
Accounts are to be settled directly with the hotels, which
honour all major credit cards.
In case of cancellation, contact the Conference Administration, email@example.com
tel +46 54 700 1806. In case of late arrival (after
18.00), please state “Late arrival” in your web
application form. Please, contact the hotel if your travel
to Karlstad will be delayed.
Maps of the city can be found at www.karlstad.se/kartor/karlstad/kf5.shtml
The conference will take place at Karlstad University, House
12. Maps of the University Campus can be found at http://www.kau.se/omuniversitetet/kartor/
Conference fee is 360 EUR if paid before July 18 2005
Conference fee is 400 EUR if paid after July 18 2005.
Conference fee is 440 EUR if paid on site.
The fee covers all meals, refreshments, social events and
a copy of the Proceedings.
Please state your VAT-number (European Union members
outside Sweden only) in your application form,
and VAT will not be added.
One copy of the Proceeding is included in the conference
fee. Additional copies can be reserved on the application
form (EUR 100).
Confirmations will be sent by E-mail after receiving your
Cancellation rules for those who will present a paper
The application is binding. The fee will be 50% refunded
in case of cancellation of your application at least four
weeks before the conference, with two weeks notice the whole
fee will be charged.
Cancellation rules for those who will not present a paper
The application is binding. For registrations after June
27, no fee will be refunded.
You can travel to Karlstad by air from Copenhagen or Stockholm,
by rail from Stockholm or Gothenburg and by car (road E18
or road 45). Be sure to make your travel reservation as soon
as possible as there is limited capacity by air.
Registration will be open Monday, 15 August 08.00-09.00,
at Karlstad University, House 12.
On Sunday, 14 August at 19.00, an informal reception will
be held at the Restaurant K6, Kungsgatan 6. Located downtown
Karlstad within 5 minutes walk from the hotel.
Transfer buses will be arranged from Elite Stadshotellet
to the University and back in the afternoons after
Monday 15 August, 19.00: Social event with outdoor activity
before dinner at Restaurant Trelento, Mariebergsskogen. Situated
within 20 minutes walk from city centre.
Tuesday 16 August, 19.00: Conference Dinner at Värmland’s
museum, Sandgrundsudden. Situated within 5 minutes walk from
The conference will be held in English.
For questions concerning the conference arrangements, please
contact the Conference administration at Karlstad University,
telephone: +46 54 7001806, fax: +46 54 700 1964, email firstname.lastname@example.org For
information about the conference programme, please contact
General Chair Prof. Anders G Nilsson, ISD2005@kau.se,
tel.+46 54 700 2107.