dates and deadlines
March 1, 2002
March 31, 2002
Cancellation of registration:
June 1, 2002
Institut de Médecine Légale
Place Théo Varlet
59000 Lille, France
Phone: + 33 3 20 62 12 23
Fax: + 33 3 20 62 12 29
Hôtel Le Méridien
81, boulevard Gouvion Saint-Cyr
75017 Paris, France
Phone: + 33 1 40 68 34 34
Fax: + 33 1 40 68 31 31
Please note that the
16th world conference of the International Association
of Forensic Sciences (IAFS) will take place the week
after our meeting, in Montpellier, which is about 780
km to the south of Paris. All information is available
through Internet at http://www.iafs2002.com
Places and locations
Click on the small
map below to enlarge it.
· Registration fees :
Cocktail at the Tour Eiffel
On-site registration will cost:
· Full participants: 650 euro
· Accompanying persons: 350
So, register before arriving in Paris.
to those who are not registered yet (Aug. 8, 2002) the organizing committee can not guarantee the participation to the social events on wednesday (tour in Chateau Versailles and dinner in a guingette restaurant).
The French Society of Analytical
Française de Toxicologie
analytique, SFTA) invites you
on Monday, August 26 to a welcome
cocktail on the first floor of
the Tour Eiffel.
is mandatory to obtain a ticket
that give free access to the
tower at the registration desk
(Monday 26, from 14h to 18h)
at the hôtel Méridien.
This will allow you to use the
elevator so you will not have
to climb the 347 steps that
lead to the first floor
A map on how to go from the
to the Eiffel tower will also
be given at the registration.
For further information, the
official site of the Tour Eiffel:
Official wellcome address at the Cour
As the highest court in the French
judicial system, the Cour de Cassation
enjoys a rich history, including
that of its predecessor, the Tribunal
de Cassation, established by the
in 1790 after the French Revolution.
No food and no beverage will be
served in this place. The Cour
de Cassation is situated on the
"Ile de la Cité"
in the heart of Paris. You will
find many typical restaurants
to go for dinner after the wellcome
An access map and a list of restaurants
will be available at the registration
history of the Cour de Cassation:
the chateau de Versailles (Wednesday
After a rapid lunch at the hotel,
buses will take you to the castle
in Versailles, where a special visit
per groups of 30 will be organised.
Please check the number of your
bus at the registration desk.
learn more about the history of
you know what a guinguette is?
One hundred years ago, guinguettes
were the place where Parisians
went for relaxation, a few kilometres
from the city. On Sunday, they
came to these small country inns
along the edge of the Marne river
to make boatrides, watch the pretty
girls dance to the sound of the
accordion in the "bals musettes"
while drinking white wine or "guinguet".
In the guinguette of " petit
Robinson " that we have chosen
for you, you will taste the aperitif
wines of the years 1900 and specialities
of the " belle époque
For more information: http://www.le-petit-robinson.com
Please note: the guingette restaurant is an old-fashion restaurant and therefore jeans, T-shirts, snickers and/or jogging-shoes are not allowed.
du Vin (Thursday 29)
of the Wine Museum and interactive
blind tasting of 3 wines.
be two groups: Group 1: from
19 to 20h15
Group 2: from 20h45 to 22h00
Please register on the boards
close to the registration desk.
Access map will be provided
For more information on the
Musée du Vin:
Banquet at the Pavillon Dauphine
place full of history and a prestigious
setting at the edge of the Bois
de Boulogne, at a 10-minute walking
distance of the hotel Méridien.
map will be provided at the registration