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6th World Conference on Birds of Prey and Owls

Budapest, Hungary, 18 - 25 May 2003

6th World Conference on Birds of Prey and Owls
Budapest, Hungary, 18 - 25 May 2003
http://www.raptors-international.de/NEXT_CONFERENCE/next_conference.html E-mail: WWGBP@aol.com Internet: http://www.Raptors-International.de http://www.egroups.com/group/raptor-conservation At the invitation of BirdLife Hungary the 6th WORLD CONFERENCE ON BIRDS OF PREY AND OWLS will be held from 18-25 May 2003 in Budapest, Hungary. All persons interested in either of the two groups of birds in question (Falconiformes and Strigiformes) are hereby cordially invited to attend the Conference, irrespective of whether or not they are members of WWGBP, the World Working Group on Birds of Prey and Owls. Place of meeting and Accommodation http://www.raptors-international.de/NEXT_CONFERENCE/ACCOMMODATION/accommodation.htmlIt is planned to hold the conference in the Hotel Agro Conference Centre, situated on Svabhegy, the highest point of the hilly district of Buda, with a panoramic view of Budapest and on the edge of forest full of bird life. Fully equipped with the most up-to-date technical services, it can accommodate up to 500 participants in its main hall and classroom, with a number of additional meeting rooms, and is easily reached by bus from the centre of the city. Participants are kindly requested to make their own reservations well in advance, either in the three-star Hotel Agro Budapest, where the conference will take place or in one of the many other hotels, youth hostels etc. in Budapest. Hotel Agro Budapest
Normafa u. 54, H -1121 Budapest, Hungary. Tel: +36-1-375-4011 Fax: +36-1-375-6164 E-mail: h.agro.bp@mail.matav.hu Internet: http://www.hotelshungary.com/budapest/agro/ & http://www.budapest.com/tour/agro.htm
The city is at a distance of about 15 to 20 minutes and the airport about 45 to 50 minutes.
Prices:
Single room: Ca. 70 US dollars
Double room: Ca. 80 US dollars
Three bed room: Ca. 90 US dollars
Extra bed: Ca. 14 US dollarsRegistration
Form available at: http://www.raptors-international.de/NEXT_CONFERENCE/REGISTRATION/REGISTRATION_FORM/registration_form.html Preliminary Programme
Sunday, 18 May 2003: Opening of the Conference in the afternoon or evening, Key-note address,Scientific programme, if enough time
Monday, 19 May: Scientific Programme (Oral presentations and Posters)
Tuesday, 20 May: Scientific programme
Wednesday, 21 May: Excursions
Thursday, 22 May: Scientificprogramme
Friday, 23 May: Scientific Programme
Saturday, 24 May: Excursions
Sunday, 25 May: Excursions

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