ABCD Meeting for SpR's 2018 - Information

ABCD HOSPITALITY DESK

The ABCD hospitality and registration desk will be located outside the Nobel Suite on the first floor of the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury from 17.30 – 18.00 on 9th November and  all morning 10th November. The conference organising team wil be based there should you have any queries.

ABCD MEMBERSHIP

This meeting is only open to ABCD members. If you are not an ABCD member and wish to attend  this and future meetings, please apply on line HERE.

ABSTRACTS

Research and case presentations are invited from SpR's and the best four will be selected for presentation. The ABCD SpR Training Award will be given to the best of these presentations. This award of £1000 will go towards attendance at an international meeting.Please note that you may submit your abstract for both the Autumn and the SpR meetings but you can only win one award.

The closing date for abstracts for the SpR meeting is Friday 28th September 2018.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation, if required, will be provided at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury for the night of Friday 9th November 2018. Please indicate on the registration form whether or not you will require accommodation.

CATERING

Dinner on Friday 9th Nov (if requested) and refreshments and lunch on Saturday 10th November will be provided at the Holiday Inn. If you are staying overnight at the hotel, breakfast will also be included. We will endeavour to cater for any dietary requirements that have been specified before the day but regret that it may not be possible to provide a special diet if we have not been notified in advance.

CONTACT

For queries until Wednesday 7th November, please contact Elise Harvey on 01675 477602. To contact her on Thu 8th, Fri 9th or Sat 10th November, please call  07904 889014.

DEPOSIT

ABCD and their sponsors are committed to try and bring you this educational course completely free of charge. If you are unable to come, we do still have to pay for your bedroom and meals, and therefore we request that you pay a deposit of £150.00 in order to confirm your place on the course. Deposits must be paid by cheque only and will be returned to you after the course. Please make cheques payable to "ABCD (Diabetes Care) Ltd". Your deposit cheque WILL BE CASHED if you cancel your place after 12th October 2018 and we are unable to find a replacement delegate, or if you fail to attend all or part of the course, or fail to use dinners or accommodation that have been reserved for you.

MEETING ROOM LOCATIONS

Main plenary room Nobel Suite 
Breakout rooms Oscar, Master & Goodacre Suites 
Dinner Restaurant 

SPONSORS

We are very grateful to The Boehringer Ingelheim & Lilly Diabetes Alliance who have kindly sponsored this event. The sponsoring company has not had any editorial input into the agenda or material being presented.

TRAVEL

Holiday Inn Bloomsbury is easily reached by public transport.

Train - Euston and Kings Cross St Pancras are around 10 minutes walk away.

Tube - the nearest underground stations are Russell Square (Piccadilly line), Euston (Northern & Victoria lines),  Euston Square (Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City lines)

Car - use the postcode WC1N 1HT for your SatNav. A public car park is available beneath the hotel and the charge is £18 per 24 hours. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE HOTEL IS WITHIN THE CENTRAL LONDON CONGESTION CHARGE ZONE AND THE CHARGE IS £11.50 PER DAY.

VENUE

Holiday Inn Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London, WC1N 1HT. www.hilondonbloomsburyhotel.co.uk

WIFI

Free wireless internet is available to all delegates during the conference at the Holiday Inn on 9th & 10th November.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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