6th TAUESG Conference
26-28 August 2015
26-28 August 2015
Hosted by the UK and organised by the Tuber aestivum/uncinatum European Scientists Group.
Venue: Norwich, University of East Anglia, at the Campus between Earlham Road and Bluebell Road, Norwich, England, United Kingdom for both accommodation and conference.
26th August, Wednesday Trip to wild truffle sites in the East of England, Visit of Pingos and Norfolk plantations (includes Grosol’s research plantation)
27th August, Thursday Conference day/poster session
28th Friday Morning:Conference ½ day.
Afternoon: Will start with an update about the UK truffle market. It will be followed by contributors on Truffle Market structures in Europe and the economic fallout from developing an eco-tourism rural industry.
Saturday 29th August: Norwich and Norfolk Food Festival: Inauguration of the Confrerie of Truffles of the British Isles, Truffle market, stands….in the town Centre for those who wish to attend (only at very early planning stage).
Conference fee :
27th August-28thAugust (includes 3 evening meals, 3nights B&B, one delegate cost for the whole conference, lunch abstracts and final publication for main authors only). The accommodation is in student rooms with single beds and includes a wet room. Costs: £305
Rooms with double beds: include also a wet room and hotel facilities (TV, tea and coffee in room) can be provided at the Broadview Lodge on the University campus. Please book your own accommodation if you need hotel facilities (the room sizes are the same): www.uea.ac.uk/…/visitor-accommodation/broadview–lodge
Truffle trip, East of England 26th August
Will include one night B&B, meal the night before, lunch (packed lunch) and coach.
The Confrerie of the British Isles inauguration
Friday night and Saturday programmes are not yet organised. This will be part of an event throughout Norwich which covers the whole of September as part of the Norwich and Norfolk food and drink festival. It is early for them at this point.
There may be a possibility of commercial stands in the town Centre. It will be possible to stay a further night at the university to attend. Extra night B&B min £34