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FPSAC'00
June 26-30, 2000
Moscow - Russia
PRACTICAL INFORMATIONS FOR PARTICIPANTS


1. At your arrival in Sheremetyevo (the name of Moscow Airport)

As usual, the exchange rate at the airport is not the best, so do not change serious amount of money there. You will find many good exchanges places in the center of Moscow. There are however money machines in the airport where you can take roubles with uour usual credit card.

1.1 Car transportation

The participants who have ordered cars at the Airport for going to their hotels should check for a WELT REISEN panel with their name.

It is not recommended to rent a car (to drive yourself) at the airport. It is also better to use reserved cars or official taxi-cars in Moscow airport. Taking a car near the airport can be very expensive (the price is not fixed and usually these cars are just private cars).

1.2 How to go to hotels by public transportation

Using public transportation could be more than 1.5 hour.

First, it is necessary to reach the metro station "Rechnoi vokzal" using: The airport scheme (arrival terminal-2, bus stop, telephone, post office, currency exchange, etc.) is available on the site: http://www.sheremetyevo-airport.ru/

At the metro station "Rechnoi vokzal", it is possible to buy metro cards (for one ride (price-4 rub.), five rides (price-15 rub.), ten rides (price-30 rub.).

a) To reach the hotel "Rossija" (Russia):

by metro from metro station "Rechnoi vokzal" is possible using green line to reach "Tverskaya" station and at this station transfer to "Pushkinskaya" station (the purple line). By purple line, go to "Kitai-gorod" station. Take exit to "Varvarka" street. Hotel Rossija address is 6 Varvarka street.

b) To go to hotel "Intourist":

from metro station "Rechnoi vokzal" by green line reach "Teatral'naya" station and at this station transfer to "Okhotnyi ryad" station (the red line). From the station "Okhotnyi ryad" take the exit to Tverskaya street, hotel "Intourist". The address of Hotel Intourist is 3/5 Tverskaya street.

c)To go to hotel "Universitetskaya" (University Hotel):

from metro station "Rechnoi vokzal" by the green line go to "Teatral'naya" station. At this station transfer to the "Okhotnyi ryad" station (the red line). By the red line go to "University" station. At the "University" metro station, you must take the exit in the direction of back of the train coming from center (not at the center of the platform). In the street, cross Lomonosov prospekt in the direction to the barrier of the territory of the university (look for the barrier, there are two perpendicular prospects near the exit).

At the bus stop near the barrier take bus 103 or 130, or trolleibus 34. Take off at the third stop ("Ploshchad' Indiry Gandi"). Cross the street and the square, and you are near the hotel. The address of the hotel is 8/29 Michurinskii prospekt.

d)To go to the university housings:

To go to the hotel inside the main building of Moscow State University (University Housings), or to the university dormitory: first it necessary to arrive to the main building.

From metro station "Rechnoi vokzal" by green line go to "Teatral'naya" station. At this station transfer to "Okhotnyi ryad" station (the red line). By red line go to "University" station. At University metro station take the exit at the center of the platform. In the street, turn to the left, there is a bus stop. Take bus 1, 113 or 661 (it is possible to buy tickets for 10 rides for the bus at the metro station or inside of the bus), after several stops you will be near a tall building, this is the main building of Moscow State University (the bus stop is called "DK MGU") .

Alternatively, at University metro station you could take another exit (in the direction of back of the train coming from center). In the street walk to the main building of the university (you'll see this very tall building), approximately 10 minutes walking. At the beginning of the way it is necessary to cross a prospect (at the opposite side you'll see a barrier of the territory of the university). Then go to the left along the barrier, at several points it will be possible to turn right. Main building has several entrances. Take the entrance from the side of the prospect you crossed (this entrance is called "DK MGU").

2. Arriving in your hotel

a) Hotel Rossia : 6 Varvarka street
Hotel Intourist : 3/5 Tverskaya street

Go to the registration desk and use the registration number that was given to you. You will need to leave your passeport there and your visa will be registered. Your passeport is usually given back to you within 1 hour.

b) University Hotel (Universitetskatya) : 8/29 Michurinskii prospekt

Go to the registration desk and tell your name. You will need to leave your passeport there and your visa will be registered. Your passeport is usually given back to you very quickly.

c) University Housings :

There are located in the main building of Moscow State University. Indications will be put for the participants there.

If you arrive during the registration time, you should go to the conference registration location (see section 4.1).

If you arrive after 5 p.m. of June 25 and before 8 a.m. of June 26, you may get information for you at the House of Students (Dom Studenta) of MSU at the Main Building, Zone "B" on the first floor (tel. 939-18-70).

3. Going from your hotel to Moscow State University

a) How to reach from the Hotel "Rossija" to Moscow State University (the main building):

From metro station "Kitai-gorod" (the purple line), go to the station "Kuznetsky Most"(the purple line), transfer to the station "Lubyanka" (red line), by the red line go to the station "University" (red line). At University metro station take the exit at the center of the platform. In the street, turn to the left, there is a bus stop. Take bus 1, 113 or 661 (it is possible to buy tickets for 10 rides for the bus at the metro station or inside of the bus), after several stops you will be near a tall building which is the main building of Moscow University (the bus stop is called "DK MGU").

Alternatively, at University metro station you could take another exit (in the direction of back of the train coming from center). In the street walk to the main building of the university (you'll see this very tall building), approximately 10 minutes walking. At the beginning of the way it is necessary to cross a prospect (at the opposite side you'll see a barrier of the territory of the university). Then go to the left along the barrier, at several points it will be possible to turn right.

Main building has several entrances. Take the entrance from the side of the prospect you crossed (this entrance is called "DK MGU").

b) From the Hotel "Intourist" to Moscow State University:

From metro station "Okhotnyi ryad"(red line) go to the metro station "University"(red line). See then the description given in point a) above.

c) From the Hotel "Universitetskaya" to Moscow State University:

Go to the bus stop on Lomonosovskii Prospekt (do not cross Lomonosovskii prospect). Take bus number 187, 260, 130, or 103 (in the direction to metro Universitet). At the second stop take off, cross the Lomonosovskii prospect and walk 3 minutes to the main Building). Also from the bus stop you could take bus number 57 or 661 which are going to the Main building. The exit bus stop is "DK MGU".

d) By car :

If somebody is going by a car from the center of city to the main building of Moscow State University, then it is necessary to ask "Glavnoe zdanie MGU, okolo metro Universitet", the entrance is called "DK MGU".

We do not recommend to take a private car, but a reasonable price from the center of Moscow to the main building is 50 rubles (1 US dollar is approximately 30 rubles).

4. Location of the conference

4.1 Conference rooms

The registration will take place at June 25, Sunday, 9 a.m. -- 5 p.m., in room 13-02 of the main building of MSU and 8 a.m. -- 9 a.m., June 26, Monday, room 13-02 of the main building.

The opening of the conference will be at 9 p.m., June 26, Monday, in the room 16-10 of the main building of MSU.

Talks of the conference will be given in rooms 16-10 and 16-24 of the main building of MSU. For more information see the conference programme.

4.2 How to find them

To find rooms 13-02, 16-10, and 16-24 of the main building: go inside of the main building, in the center of the building find lift halls, go in the lift hall "11--16 floor", and take a lift to 13th or 16th floor, respectively.

4.3 Conference party

The conference party will take place on Tuesday, June 27, starting with 18-30, near the main building of Moscow State University, at "Stolovaya 8".

4.4 Note

It is better to start your way one hour before the time of registration (if you are in the center of Moscow), 30 minutes from hotel "Universitetskaya", 10 minutes from any place inside of the main building.