Dyes in History and Archaeology DHA30

A joint meeting with the Royal Society of Chemistry Historical Group

Derby UK 2011

Wednesday 12 October 2011 reception 18:30 - 21:00 at the conference centre,
37 Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LA

Thursday 13 October 2011 presentations & posters 09:30 - 17:25
Conference Banquet
Friday 14 October 2011 presentations & posters 09:30 - 17:40

Saturday 15 October 2011 excursion - coach departs 09:30 from the conference centre

Selection Committee
Location University of Derby Enterprise Centre
37 Bridge Street
Organisers Alan Dronsfield
Chris Cooksey
Catherine Higgitt
Jo Kirby
Chris Cooksey
Catherine Higgitt
Maria João Melo
Richard Laursen
Chris Verhecken
Debbie Bamford
Registration Send the completed booking form to Alan Dronsfield before 9 September 2011
Presentations Send an abstract of the proposed presentation, specifying oral or poster, using this template to Catherine Higgitt before 15 July 2011
Information for presenters
Transport Derby is in the centre of England and easily accessible. e.g., rail - London St Pancras International (Eurostar terminal) - Derby, frequency 30 mins, journey time 91-104 mins.
air - East Midlands Airport then coach to Derby city centre, frequency 30 mins, journey time 30 mins.
50 mins from Birmingham International Airport and 90 mins from Manchester Airport.
visit derby
Accomodation lots.
look here and for hotels look here or email here
Conference Banquet The Cathedral Quarter Hotel, St Mary's Gate, Derby DE1 3JR Thursday 13 October 19:00 for 19:30.
All drinks for the Banquet are included, and provided by conference sponsors Bruker AXS, manufacturers of XRF equipment.
Saturday Excursion Departure by coach from the conference suite Saturday 15 October at 09:30 to Matlock Bath for the Heights of Abraham , finger buffet lunch in the Summit Bar & Terrace, and then coach transfer to Masson Historic Textile Mill Museum for a guided tour. Depart 17:00 to the conference centre.
Consult the outing details before booking.
Further details (732 Kb Word file) can be found here
Programme A draft programme (45 Kb Word file) for the oral presentations can be found here
Brief details of authors and titles for oral and poster presentations are here


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