Information for ISMVL-2000 Attendees

During the Conference:

Please wear your ISMVL-2000 badge.
Smoking, drinking and eating are permitted only in the lounge
near the conference room.
Smoking, drinking and eating are not permitted in the conference rooms.

Speakers (Regular Session):

20 minutes' presentation + 5 minutes' questions and answers.
Since the schedule is very tight, please finish your presentation
within the allocated time.
Each room will be equipped with a transparency projector (OHP).
Please note that there is no 35 mm slide projector, there will be also computer connection.


Registration fees will include lunches at PSU.
In addition, you can find many restaurants near the conference site.
Please see the restaurant guide.

Coffee Breaks:

Coffee, tea, soft drinks, doughnuts and cookies will be served at the lobby.


Time: 18:00-20:00 on May 30 (Tuesday)
Beverage and food will be served. Everyone is welcome.


Place: Harrison Hall.
Time: 18:30 to 20:30 on June 1 (Thursday).
Style: Buffet
Student registration fee does not include the banquet ticket.
Extra banquet ticket can be purchased at the registration desk.
We will collect banquet tickets at the banquet, so please do not lose it.

Extra Proceedings:

Available at registration desk.
Convenience store, drug store, stationer, post office - see campus maps.

Copy machine:

In the convenience store (1st floor) - see campus map.

Bulletin Board:

In the lobby.


E-mail (telnet) and internet accesses are available at the registration.

Technical Tours:

To be announced.
Inquire at the registration desk.

Places to visit: (*)

OMSI - Oregon Museum of Science and Industry.
Oregon's Forrestry Center.
Portland Art Museum

Events after Symposium:

Portland Rose Festival and street parades.
Olympic National Park
Mount Rainier National Park
St. Helens Volcano Information
More info on St. Helens Volcano
St. Helens Volcano Turist Center
(*) A limited number of discount tickets for these attractions are available. Inquire at the registration desk.

Portland Downtown:

There are many stores in downtown.
There are several large bookstores
department stores, and electronics stores.
Powell's Bookstore is one of the largest in USA. It has books in all languages.
All shops have has ATM machines that accept VISA and MasterCard.
Walking distance from PSU Campus and all conference hotels.