The 8th INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP

ON THE CCN FAMILY OF GENES

will be held in NICE - France

November 3-8, 2015

Organizers:

Professor Bernard PERBAL

and Annick PERBAL

Administration:

Annick PERBAL - International CCN Society

Scientific Advisory Board

Professor David Brigstock, Ph.D.

The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus The Ohio State University, Columbus , USA

Professor Satoshi Kubota, Ph.D.

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Dentistry, Okayama University, Japan

Professor Lester F. Lau, Ph.D.

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Professor Andrew Leask, Ph.D.

CIHR Group in Skeletal Development and Remodeling University of Western Ontario,
London, Canada

Professor Masaharu Takigawa, Ph.D.

Advanced Research Center for Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, Okayama University, Japan

REGISTRATION DETAILS

Important notice

Considering the limited space and number of participants that we can accomodate

we cannot guaranty to honor every application.

On-Site registration will not be available at the meeting

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS : AUGUST 1st, 2015

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION : SEPTEMBER 3rd, 2015

ACCOMMODATION


The 2015 Workshop on the CCN family of genes will be hosted at

the WESTMINSTER Hotel


Promenade des Anglais.


A block of rooms has been reserved for conference participants
as part of the

CONFERENCE PACKAGE

that the organizers have negociated with the hotel.


Participation to the workshop requires taking the conference package that includes:

Lodging and breakfast at the hotel(5 nights)

Meals and coffee breaks during the conference

Two Free Special Events

Welcome Buffet and Gala Dinner

The conference package will be paid by the registrants directly to the hotel

once their registration has been validated by the organizers (contact : ccnsociety@yahoo.com).

The hotel has agreed to offer a special conference room rate

for attendees who will arrive before or depart after the conference.

Additional nights will be paid directly to the hotel.

Once your registration to the meeting is validated by the meeting office,

informations will be provided to contact the hotel for payment


Meeting attendence and special hotel rates
will also apply to selected participants who will not submit an abstract .


BOOKING


1) in order to secure the reservation and participation to the meeting,
payment of the package selected (see registration form) will be required by September 3rd, 2015 at the latest.

It will not be possible to accept any registration after September 3rd, 2015

2) cancellation fees will apply as follows:
- prior to October 3rd, 2015 : no fees
- after October 3rd, 2015, the 50% deposit requested upon registration will not be reimbursed
- in case of "no show", the 50% deposit requested upon registration will not be reimbursed


DISCLAIMER

1) the organizers will not take any responsibility for reservations
that would be made without registration confirmation
We therefore recommend that you wait for confirmation from the Organizing Committee before booking.
The organisers reserve the right to cancel the workshop for any reason whatsoever.

Charges quoted above will not apply in case of emergency matters
to be validated by the hotels.


TRANSPORTATION

How to reach Nice

Nice International Airport is about 15 minutes from the center of Nice .
The Nice airport is the second most busy airport after Paris. Direct flights to most european cities and to New York.
Alternatively, if you decide to come by train, the railway station is 10 minutes by public transportation from the Hotel. Details will be provided upon request.