26-30 July 2010
Montpellier 2 University
Europe/Paris timezone

Social Event

There will be two social events at the idm2010:
  •  one welcome reception on Monday evening July 26 (included in the conference fee, no registration necessary). The reception will be located in the courtyard of the historic faculty of Medecine, adjacent to the cathedral. This document gives further information on the historical Faculté de Médecine of Montpellier;
  • one guided tour of the Montpellier city, wine tasting and conference dinner on Wednesday afternoon July 28 (50 euro/person extra)
Further informations on the second point :

Visit of Montpellier, social diner and French wine tasting :

Top quality guided tours will be organised including visit of the essential
historic centre Montpellier (2 hours) and the "Musée Fabre" (2 hours).

During this visit of the city you will discover some of
the best-kept secrets in Montpellier, places with
professionally qualified, experienced and enthusiastic
multilingual guides.
The tourist guide to Montpellier can be browsed here.

We will then join Montpellier countryside by bus for a diner
based on Mediterranean food including wine tasting of the famous
"Faugères" wine (see here for details on this French wine country).
Faugères, located in the Languedoc and about 70 km west of Montpellier,
is a part of the "Coteaux du Languedoc" which is the largest and,
probably, one of the most significant viticultural regions
of the Mediterranean vineyards.
Local wine producer will be present to help us to discover their products.

An extra participation of 50 Euros per person will required for
social events which includes visits, diner and wine tasting.

For more informations, see :
Montpellier city :
http://www.ot-montpellier.fr/world/usa/home
http://www.ot-montpellier.fr/en/

Musée Fabre :
http://museefabre-en.montpellier-agglo.com/index.php/
http://www.ot-montpellier.fr/world/usa/fabre-museum

Faugères wine :
http://www.faugeres.com/