2nd Conifer Genome Summit

 

Event Dates

16-18 June 2014

Venue

Forêt Montmorency (about one-hour drive from Quebec City or from Jean-Lesage International Airport
 

Jointly organized by

 

Audience and Objective

Open to all members of the forest genomics community, the 2014 Summit will facilitate updates on the most advanced approaches in conifer genome sequencing, assembly and annotation, as well as updates on the interpretation and practical application of the information gleaned from conifer genomes. 
 

Program

The event program includes invited and contributed presentations and ample time for discussions.
 

Travel

The nearest airport is Jean-Lesage international Airport, which is approximately 80 km from Forêt Montmorency. Information on transportation between the airport, Laval University and the Forêt Montmorency will be provided in May 2014.
 

Accommodation

Accommodation available at Forêt Montmorency is limited to 70 guest rooms. Please note that accommodation will be provided in priority to participants who live outside Quebec City. 
 

Registration Options and Costs

Various registration options are available, with and without accommodation. All options presented below include participation in all Summit-related events, four coffee breaks, a five-course table d’hôte dinner on June 17th and a guided activity in Forêt Montmorency. 
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL COSTS INDICATED BELOW ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS.
 
Without accommodation
  • 7 meals, starting with dinner on June 16th and ending with dinner on June 18th (211.65$ plus tax / person)
  • 6 meals, starting with dinner on June 16th and ending with lunch on June 18th (193.90$ plus tax / person)
  • 6 meals, starting with breakfast on June 17th and ending with dinner on June 18th (193.90$ plus tax / person)
  • 5 meals, starting with breakfast on June 17th and ending with lunch on June 18th (176.15$ plus tax / person)
With accommodation, single occupancy guest room
  • 3 nights and 8 meals, starting with dinner on June 16th and ending with breakfast on June 19th (384.47$ plus tax for 1 guest)
  • 2 nights and 6 meals, starting with dinner on June 16th and ending with lunch on June 18th (301.51$ plus tax for 1 guest)
With accommodation, double occupancy guest room
  • 3 nights and 8 meals, starting with dinner on June 16th and ending with breakfast on June 19th (731.18$ plus tax for 2 guests)
  • 2 nights and 6 meals, starting with dinner on June 16th and ending with lunch on June 18th (558.12$ plus tax for 2 guests)

Outcome Statement


For more information, please contact Béatrice Riché, SMarTForest Project Manager, [email protected]