Nucleocytoplasmic transport ‘19

Sunday 25th to Friday 30th August 2019, Peebles Hydro, Scotland

 

The venue, Peebles Hydro, is located in the borders region of Scotland and is about 30 minutes by road from Edinburgh and the airport.

 

Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, spa treatments, pico brewery and more. A peaceful and relaxing location but also within a short walk to Peebles, a typical borders town.

 


Peebles Hydro

+44 (0)1764 651846

stay@peebleshydro.co.uk

Peebles Hydro, Innerleithen Road

Peebles, Scotland, EH45 8LX



OFFICIAL LANGUAGE

The workshop will be conducted in English.

 


LETTER OF INVITATION

Upon request, we can send a personal letter of invitation to participate in the Workshop. It should be understood that such an invitation is only meant to assist participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa and does not represent a commitment on the part of the Organizing Committee.



VISAS

Participants from most countries do not require a visa to the UK, but we suggest you confirm this with your travel agent. Given the current state of Brexit and other factors, circumstances are uncertain, may change quickly and with little warning.



CLIMATE AND CLOTHING

The temperature in Scotland in August is mid 20s centigrade during the day and cooler at night, but is unpredictable. We suggest (really) you bring light to moderately warm clothing and a jacket. As there can be rain at any time of year, we also suggest packing an umbrella. Participants should bring comfortable walking shoes for the tour. Clothing is informal for all occasions.



SOCIAL EVENTS


Sunday 25th: GET -TOGETHER RECEPTION

A get-together reception to renew acquaintances and meet new colleagues will take place in the hotel. All registered participants and registered accompanying persons are invited to attend.


Tuesday 27th: EXCURSION TO EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL


Wednesday 28th: EXCURSION TO BORDERS, GIN TASTING

A half day tour of Abbotsford House (Walter Scott’s home) and Glenkinchie distillery.












Thursday 29th: GALA BANQUET IN BANNOCKBURN ROOM

Scottish themed banquet, preceded by drinks reception.