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    Venue and Travel

    Workshop Venue

    The workshop will be held at:

    Berlin Adlershof
    Rudower Chaussee 17
    12489 Berlin
    FR Germany

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    Hotel Accommodations

    SPIE Europe has arranged a number of hotel room blocks in hotels in the vicinity of the venue which can be booked by using this hotel reservation information. Please note the reservation deadelines and contact the hotels directly to make your booking, referencing "ELD2007" throughout to obtain the best possible pricing. After the reservation deadlines, all unsold rooms will go back to the respective hotels and the prices may increase.


    There are a host of options to travel to Berlin. This document will give you further information on travel by air, rail, and car as well as information on history of Berlin and the conference location.

    Facility/Venue Services

    The Workshop takes place in the event rooms of Berlin Adlershof. The main entrance is off Rudower Chaussee 17.

    Internet Services

    Information on the availability of Internet Services will be provided in June 2007.


    Coffee Breaks and lunches will take place in front of the main conference room. For times, please see the conference programme. Poster Reception and the Event Get Together are included in the registration fees.

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    SPIE Europe Onsite Services

    SPIE Europe will have on display a range of scholarly books, tutorials, proceedings, and CD-ROMs for professionals and educators in the fields of optics, photonics and imaging. Browse the newest SPIE publications, and take advantage of special meeting prices for ordering publications, extend your membership, pick up one of our educational posters free of charge, or obtain further information on the SPIE Digital Library.

    Audiovisual Information for Speakers

    The plenary room will have a computer available. Authors are requested to bring their oral presentation on portable media, i.e. flash-disk or CD.

    Registration Counter

    The SPIE Europe registration counter and chair check-in desk are located outside the plenary room.

    SPIE Digital Library

    All paper presentations from SPIE Europe/EPIC Workshop on Manufacturing LEDs for Lighting and Display 2007 will be available in the Digital Library. For further information on pricing packages or how to subscribe, please visit the Digital Library website.

    SPIE Membership

    SPIE Members, through their collective talents, influence the future of optical, technical and scientific discovery. Members drive the Society in remarkable directions - furthering innovation in optics and photonics.

    Membership in SPIE equals resources for you, anytime, anywhere:

    • Peer-reviewed journals
    • Discounted subscription for the SPIE Digital Library
    • Publications
    • Education
    • International technical conferences and exhibitions
    • Significant discounts on most SPIE products and services

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    Visa Information

    Passport and Visa

    A valid passport is required. Entry clearance requirements are dependent on the citizenship of the applicant. Citizens of many countries (including EU member countries and the USA) do not need a visa to visit Germany for stays of up to 90 days. Please check the visa requirement listif you are not sure whether or not you need a visa.


    Audio/Video/Digital Recording Policy

    Due to copyright restrictions, no recordings of any kind are permitted without prior written consent of the presenter in any conference session, short course or poster sessions. Consent forms are available at the SPIE Europe Registration Desk and anyone wishing to record must have a written consent form signed and filed for each presenter being recorded. Individuals not complying with this policy will be asked to leave a given session and asked to surrender their film or recording media.


    There is a €35 service charge for processing refunds. A letter requesting the refund should state the registrant's name and to whom the check should be made payable. Requests for preregistration refunds must be received no later than 7 business days prior to the first day of the meeting to be honored. SPIE Membership dues and SPIE Digital Library subscriptions are not refundable.

    Laser Safety Policy

    SPIE supplies tested and safety approved laser pointers for all conference meeting rooms, and for short course rooms if instructors request one. For safety reasons, SPIE requests that presenters use the laser pointers provided in each meeting room. Use of a personal laser pointer at an SPIE event represents user's acceptance of liability for use of a non-SPIE supplied laser pointer device. Misuse of any laser pointer could lead to eye damage.

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