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Organized by:
Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH) Institute of Computer Science (ICS)

Scuola Universitaria Profesionalle della Svizzera Italiana (Supsi)
Sponsored by

IEEE Computer Society

University of Texas at Arlington

IEEE Technical Committee on Computer Communications (TCCC)

 

NOKIA

 

EOARD

 

NSF

Venue - Accomodation

Local Transport and Weather

The conference venue (Iberostar Kipriotis Panorama) is located 3 km from the center of Kos town, in the area “Psalidi”. (see map below)

The International Airport of Kos “Hippocrates” is located 27 km from Kos town.

Kos

From the Airport to Kipriotis Panorama:

Taxi: The fastest way to get from the airport to the conference venue is to use a taxi, which can be easily found outside the airport. The journey takes approximately 25 minutes, and the cost should be approximately 25 euros.

Buses: If you travel using Aegean or Olympic airlines, there is a bus that can take you to Kos town. The bus runs three times a day. From Kos town you can take a taxi to the conference venue. There is also a local public transportation service (see below, From Kos Town to Kipriotis Panorama).

Car Rental at the Airport:

Budget : +30 22420 51317, 29816
Europcar: +30 22420 51898, 24070
Hertz: +30 22420 51400, 23743

From Kos Town to Kipriotis Panorama:

Kos2

 

There is a local public transportation service, where buses run regularly to from Kost town approximately every 10 minutes. There is a bus stop on the main road outside the conference venue. A detailed timetable can be found at the bus stops.

See Iberostar Kipriotis Panorama on Google Maps:Kipriotis map

Kos Weather

Throughout June the maximum temperature during the day is 29o C and during the night is 19 o C.

Weather forecast links:

http://weather.yahoo.com/forecast/GRXX0038.html

http://www.weather.com/outlook/travel/businesstraveler/local/
GRXX0038?lswe=kos,%20greece&from=searchbox_localwx

http://weather.weatherbug.com/Greece/Kos-weather.html?zcode=z6286&lang_id=el

 

Conference venue

The conference venue is the Iberostar Kipriotis Panorama.
(http://www.kipriotis.gr/kh_panorama.htm)

We have secured the following special room rates for IEEE WoWMoM 2009 participants:

Room Type Special Rate
For the dates of the Conference, including breakfast
Double room for single use
€120,00
Double room
€ 135,00
Pre & Post Weekend, including breakfast
Double room for single use
€ 105,00
Double room
€ 120,00

The above room rates:
a) Are net, commission free and include all legal tax and service charges.
b) Are valid per room per overnight.
c) Are on Bed and Breakfast basis valid for the dates of the Conference, 15-19 June 2009 and include American Buffet Breakfast.
d) Are valid only for minimum one (1) overnight (between 15-19/6/09).
e) The Pre & Post stays are on Bed and Breakfast basis valid for the weekends before and after the dates of the Conference and include American Buffet Breakfast.

Room Cancellation Policy:
a) In order to confirm the reservation to the participants the hotel will request a deposit of at least 2 overnights.
b) In case of cancellation 14 days prior to the arrival date the hotel will return the deposit to the participant
c) For any cancellation received with less than 14 days notice the hotel has the right to hold the deposit.
d) In case of non shows, the Hotel will charge the participant according to the confirmed reservation.

IEEE WoWMoM 2009 participants should contact the hotel directly for room booking: t.ratkevich@kipriotis.gr & res.hip@iberostar.com.gr

Room Bookings Tel.: +30 22420 57000

Conference Infos Tel.:+30 22420 55563

Fax : +30 22420 55570  

IBEROSTAR KIPRIOTIS PANORAMA & SUITES
PSALIDI
85300 KOS
GREECE

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