Rencontres du  Viet Nam

14th Workshop on Elastic and Diffractive Scattering
(EDS Blois Workshop)

Frontiers of QCD:  From Puzzles to Discoveries

December 15-21, 2011
Quy Nhon, Vietnam

Conference Schedule
Abstract Submission
(Room and Board)
Conference Facilities
Social Events
Maps of Viet Nam
Conference Photos
Financial Support
Flight Information
Post Conference Tour

Scientific Program Coordinator:
Ms. Mary Ann Rotondo
Deartment of Physics
Brown University
Box 1843
Providence, Rhode Island 02912  USA

Conference Coordinator:
Mrs. Hady Schenten
Rencontres du Vietnam, BP33
104, avenue du General Leclerc
F-91192 Gif Sur Yvette Cedex
Phone: (33) 1 69 28 51 35
Fax:  (33) 1 69 28 86 59

 December 15th is the date of arrival, registration, etc.
 Opening is on December 16th

Hanoi to Quy Nhon on Dec 15 :
Depart Hanoi (HAN): 6:30 - Arr Quy Nhon (UIH) : 8:10

Saigon to Quy Nhon - Two flight on Dec 15 :
Depart Saigon (SGN) : 6:00  - Arr Quy Nhon (UIH) : 7:10
Depart Saigon (SGN) : 14:25  - Arr Quy Nhon (UIH) : 15:50

Qui Nhon is also written as Quy Nhon

Note:  It is better  to buy your tickets separately from Vietnam airlines for fights within Vietnam.
HAN or SGN to UIH (Qui nhon)
$1 USD = 20 500 VND

A conference bus will be waiting for transfer (free of charge) from QUY NHON airport to conference hotel at each of the three (3) flights on Thursday December 15.

It is important to inform the conference secretariat (Hady Schenten) of your arrival time to secure a seat in the conference bus.

Note : A taxi from the Quy Nhon airport to town would cost about 15 to 20 USD.

It is important to reserve your flight from HCM (Saigon) to Quy Nhon long in advance as this line is quite busy and it may be difficult to have a seat at the last minute.

There are more flights from Saigon to Quy Nhon than from Hanoi to Quy Nhon
The air ticket  price from Saigon is about half of the price from Hanoi.

Rental car with chauffeur:  A rental car from Saigon with a chauffeur would cost 300 USD (all lincluded).  If you have time,
it is possible but more expensive even with three (3) persons

Saigon > Quy Nhon - 400 km: 8 hours of more