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PPXRD-8 Details

The 8th Pharmaceutical Powder X-ray Diffraction Symposium
Sponsored by the International Centre for Diffraction Data
4-7 May 2009
Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.

Menzies Glasgow Hotel
27 Washington Street
Glasgow G3 8AZ
Scotland, U.K.
Tel: 0044 141 222 2929
Fax: +0141 270 2301

A block of rooms has been reserved for symposium guests at the Menzies Glasgow Hotel at a special PPXRD rate of £110.00 per night. To make your reservation, please contact the hotel at Tel: 0044 141 222 2929, ask for Reservations, and mention the group name PPXRD or ICDD to receive the group rate. The group rate is applicable until 4 April 2009. 

Parking is available at the hotel for a charge of £3.00 per day.

Travel & Transportation
Glasgow International Airport and Prestwick Airport. Glasgow International Airport is approximately 10 miles from the city centre. Taxis and buses are available outside of the main terminal building for transportation to the hotel.  The buses run every 10 minutes.
Glasgow Central and Queen Street. Taxis are available at the station to continue the journey to the hotel.

Local Attractions
If you plan to have your family join you at PPXRD in Glasgow, Scotland, U.K., be sure to schedule extra time to experience the many fascinating sights and must-see attractions. This lively city of the U.K. offers you and your family an abundance of museums, galleries and castles to explore during your stay.

Plan your visit to Glasgow, Scotland, U.K. with this useful link to the Glasgow Convention Bureau:

The average temperature in May is 12°C (53°F)

Symposium Deadlines
Call for Papers: Abstracts still being accepted
Early Registration: 15 February 2009
Registration: 15 March 2009
Hotel Reservations for Group Rate:
29 March 2009
Symposium Registration Cancellation:
1 April 2009

Early Registration Fee
Registration Fee
Symposium & Workshop
4-7 May
$1,199 USD
$1,500 USD
Symposium Only
5-7 May
$899 USD
$1,200 USD
Symposium & Workshop Student fee
$499 USD
(must fax registration form
along with student identification
to +610.325.9823)
$499 USD
(must fax registration form
along with student identification
to +610.325.9823)
Symposium Only Student fee
$299 USD
(must fax registration form
along with student identification
to +610.325.9823)
$299 USD
(must fax registration form
along with student identification
to +610.325.9823)

Cancellation Policy
A 50% refund will be issued, if the cancellation is received by the ICDD in writing, no later than 1 April 2009.
No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after that date; however, with advance notice, you may transfer your registration to a colleague

Download PDF of 2009 PPXRD-8 Symposium Registration Form

Fax to:

Mail to:
ICDD, Attn: Leah Mooney
12 Campus Boulevard
Newtown Square, PA 19073-3273 U.S.A.

Stay Informed
For the latest symposium information:
Visit or Phone: +610-325-9814
Fax: +610-325-9823

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