XIV Annual Conference of the North Zone Ophthalmological Society at Shimla Posted By Dr. Anil Chauhan Date : 08-Jun-00
It is matter of great pleasure to invite you to the XIV Annual Conference of the NZOS at Hotel Peterhoff, Shimla on 9-10 September, 2000.
We look forward to renewing old contacts and ushering in new fellowships among our delegates. We also look forward to your lively and active participation in the academic sessions. We hope that you will find the place magnificent, the stay comfortable, the academic programme rewarding, the evenings ringing with recreation and the visit fruitful.
SHIMLA, the capital of the erstwhile British Raj and the present State capital, is the centre of educational, cultural, social and political activities in the state of Himachal Pradesh. This historic city is situated in the lap of nature at a height of 2100 metres above sea level and at a distance of 119 kilometers from Chandigarh.
The 'Queen of Hills' enchants the visitors with its sheer beauty. This calm, sylvian, city has a warm & vibrant feel. Once in Shimla you are addicted to it for life.
CLIMATE The weather during September is pleasant with a slight chill in the evenings. Sudden, unpredictable dips in the temperature along with fog and rain occur occasionally. Hence light woollens are recommended.
VENUE The historic Peterhoff/Meghdoot complex in picturesque surroundings has been home to many a viceroy and Governor General. It became the Rajbhawan or the Governor's residence after Independence. It is here we congregate on 9-10th of September, 2000.
REGISTRATION Up to 15th August, 2000. Delegates : Rs. 500/- Associate Delegate : Rs. 300/- Non-members : Rs. 600/- Residents : Rs. 300/- (Letter from Head of Deptt. Required for residents) After 15th August, 2000. Registration : Rs. 600 Spot registration : Rs. 600
ACCOMMODATION Kindly confirm your accommodation requirements at the earliest and definitely before 30th July, 2000 to avoid any inconvenience. Category Tariff range I Above Rs. 5000/- II Rs. 2000/- to Rs. 5000/- III Rs. 1000/- to Rs. 2000/- IV Rs. 500/- to Rs. 1000/- V Rs. 250/- to Rs. 500/-
Dr. Anil Chauhan, Organising Secretary, Deptt. of Ophthalmology, I.G.M.C., Shimla-171001