Argonne National Laboratory
RERTR 2009
International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors
RERTR Program, Nuclear Engineering Division at Argonne
U.S. Department of Energy

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RERTR 2009 Social Program

.:: Sunday, November 1st, 2009  6:00pm-8:00pm::. Welcome Reception

Registration: Enjoy a speedy registration in the foyer of Jade Ballroom from 3:00 ― 6:00 p.m. Sunday, November 1st and get in touch before the sessions begin on Monday.

Reception: A Welcome Reception at 6:00 ― 8:00 p.m. in Jade Ballroom A and Kaifeng Room of the Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center will follow registration and provide RERTR-2009 attendees an opportunity to share welcome drinks and hors d’oeuvres with other meeting participants. The Welcome reception is hosted by UChicago Argonne LLC and Battelle Energy Alliance.

HOSTED by: UChicago Argonne LLC and Battelle Energy Alliance

.:: Wednesday, November 4, 2009  6:00pm-8:00pm::. Reception

On Wednesday evening a reception will be held at 6:00 ― 8:00 p.m. in the Jade Ballroom A and Kaifeng Room of the Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center. The Reception is graciously hosted by The Babcock & Wilcox Company.

HOSTED by: B&W logo

Tours and Sightseeing Activities     UPDATED!

Sightseeing Tours: RERTR-2009 office staff and the Kempinski Hotel concierge service as requested will arrange sightseeing tours of Beijing’s top attractions for you and your guests, including the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square, The Great Wall, the Summer Palace the Palace of Heaven, the Beijing 2008 Olympic Green, and other interesting and historic sites.
UPDATE: Oct. 22, 2009
Updated information is available for those interested in optional activities for themselves and/or their accompanying guest(s):

Deadline Document Description / Comments
October 31st, 2009 List of Optional Activities

This document provides a list of available optional services/activities. Additional information about exchange rate, POC, services included in tour package, etc. is also available. Pre-reservation is recommended.
List of available optional services/activities
[page in pdf format PDF, 507KB, 7 pages (including cover)]
Last Modified: Fri, Aug. 12, 2016 - 14:32:54 CDT

IMPORTANT - Tour scheduling is open and will be done by the company organizing the tours. The tour company confirmed they will be present during registration on Sunday, November 1st, 2009.

October 31st, 2009

2009-10-31 23:55:00 GMT-05:00

Pre-reservation of Optional Activities
  1. Download the Pre-Reservation Form for Optional Activities [page in pdf format PDF, 51KB].
  2. Complete the form using one of the following methods:
    1. Open the form in Adobe Reader, print it and type/ write the required info on the printout, then fax it to us (contact details follow).
    2. Open the form in Adobe Reader, fill the form fields in Adobe Reader (no pen/type machine needed!), print the form and send it to us by fax. You will not be able to save a copy of the filled document and must keep a copy of the printout for your records.
    3. If you have the Adobe Acrobat editing software, you can do as instructed in option 2.b.; you will be able to save the completed form for your records on your computer.
  3. The Pre-Reservation Form for Optional Activities must be completed, and sent to Mrs. Wei Zan, by October 31st, 2009. Contact information is included in the form. You may fax it or e-mail it as a pdf. We recommend using this form to reserve in advance participation in optional activities.
    Should there be questions, please contact Linda Legerski.
    Ms. Linda Legerski
    Argonne National Laboratory
    9700 South Cass Avenue, Building 208
    Argonne, Illinois 60439-4815, U.S.A.
    Phone: +1 (630) 252-4836
    Fax: +1 (630) 252-5161

You can also find many interesting things to do while in Beijing before you arrive by consulting the following resources:

DISCLAIMER - Please understand that Argonne National Laboratory and the Nuclear Engineering Division are not responsible for the contents of any of the websites listed, other than any which originate within Argonne. No endorsement of any organization or site is intended by this linking, and none should be inferred.

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