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The organizing Committee of the 9th International Portage Association Conference wishes to announce the following supplementary information which we hope will make your participation easier.

(a) The registration deadline has been extended from the 30th of June to the 30th of September 2002. The low registration fee of $450 will also remain the same till this new date.

(b) More than 40 distinguished speakers have already submitted their abstracts on a wide variety of early intervention and portage related subjects, securing an interesting Conference programme.

(c) As already announced Cyprus Airways will be the Official Carrier of the Conference and will be offering special fares for the transportation of the Conference participants. Please make your reservations from points where the Company maintains services (see

(d) The participants are asked to have in mind that it will be more convenient to arrive and depart from Paphos airport, instead of the main airport in Larnaca, which is approximately two hours drive away from Paphos. Have a look at the attached list of flights landing at Paphos airport and inform your travel agent accordingly.

(e) Please send us the name of the airport, the date, time and flights of your arrival and departure as well as your hotel accommodation request, as soon as possible, in order to make the necessary reservations.

(f) As there are not many French speaking participants there will finally not be translation from and to French. The two official Conference’s languages will be English and Greek.

(g) All speakers are requested to submit a short C.V. (maximum 250 words) to the Organising Committee until the 30th of September 2002.

For any question or clarification please do not hesitate to contact the Conference’s Secretariat at:

9th IPA Conference Secretariat,
Cyprus Portage Foundation,
P.O.Box 20590, 1660 Nicosia, CYPRUS

Tel. 00357 22 481666,
Fax 00357 22 485331