Venue - Villa Via Hotel, Gordons Bay
The Villa Via is approximately 40 minutes from the Cape Town city
centre and 25 minutes from Cape Town International Airport.
The hotel is situated in the heart of the Helderberg, boasting
its own unique Winelands, and close to the prestigious Vergelegen
and Lourensford wine estates. The famous Stellenbosch Wine Route is
15 minutes away from the hotel.
For all enquiries regarding registration please contact: Unistel
Consultus (Pty) Ltd, DELTA 2009 Conference, PO Box 19063, 7505
Tygerberg, South Africa, Tel: +27 21 938 9245, Fax: +27 21 933 2649,
Important Information & closing dates29 May 2009: Final
date for Submission of papers for iJMEST and abstracts for other
31 August 2009: Final date for Submission of Papers for
DELTA'09 Proceedings book
31 August 2009: Closing date for early
02 November 2009: Closing date for late
Major credit cards (American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard,
Visa) are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shops.
Parking is available on the premises of the hotel.
Transfers to the Villa Via Hotel
Arrangements and payment for transfers are the delegate's own
Transfers to the Villa Via Hotel can be organized directly with
the hotel. Please contact the reservations manager, Barbara
Rose-Thomas on tel 021 856 8200. Transfers from Cape Town
International airport to Villa Via Hotel, Gordons Bay is
available at R 280.00 p.p and R 60.00 for every additional person
(one way). The transfer vehicles can accommodate up to 7 delegates
All delegates staying at alternative accommodation can contact
Sonia Minnaar from Minnaar Tours on tel: +27 (0)21 886 8993 or
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to
The official language of the conference will be English. No
simultaneous translation service will be provided.
Conference nametags must be worn by all participants at all times
during the conference and on all conference premises. Nametags
should also be worn when attending the events of the social program.
Only participants or accompanying persons wearing their conference
nametags will be admitted to the scientific sessions and the social
Social programmeSunday, 29 November 2009
Delegates are cordially invited to attend the Opening Cocktail
Function to be held at the Villa Via Hotel. This function is
included in the registration fee of delegates and accompanying
persons. Please indicate attendance on the registration form.
Wednesday, 2 December 2009
Mid-conference excursion. Please note that an additional cost
will be charged to register of the excursion (not included in the
Conference Registration fee).
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Thursday, 3 December 2009
Delegates are cordially invited to the Conference Dinner at Spier
Wine Estate. One of the most famous sites in the Cape Winelands, the
Spier estate near Stellenbosch proudly offers a beautiful setting of
an historic 1000-hectare wine estate. The four-star Spier conference
centre overlooks the Helderberg Mountain range and lies besides the
calming waters of the Eerste River. The cost of the dinner is
included for delegates, while accompanying persons can attend at a
cost of R350 per person. Transport will be provided from the Villa
Monday 30 November and Tuesday 1
Sit back and relax for a 1 hr cruise on Dreamcatcher a 45 ft
catmaran while enjoying the spectacular view of the sun slowly
vanishing below the horizon on an African Sunset Cruise.While
cruising along the coastline from Gordons Bay ,along Bikini Beach
and up to Steenbras Point you may encounter whales, dolphins and
If you would like to join us then contact Lynsey on 071 172 0654
or email Lynsey at email@example.com
Price is R150 per person for a 1 hr trip (you are welcome to
bring your own drinks and snacks on board).
Accompanying persons programme
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