+- ICT2006 First Announcement

Check your 2006 budget now, to be sure you will be able to attend ICT2006. Here is the announcement from the conference organizers:


Wien, 21 December 2005,

Dear friends of ICT
We herewith cordially invite you to attend ICT06, which will be organized by
the University of Vienna in Hotel Marriott – Vienna from August 6 to 10,
2006. Details are available on our website http://www.univie.ac.at/ICT06 [ed: and mirrored at http://www.its.org/ict2006] and
please watch the website for forthcoming infos. Check your 2006 budget now, to be sure you will be able to attend ICT2006. Here is the announcement from the conference organizers:


Wien, 21 December 2005,

Dear friends of ICT
We herewith cordially invite you to attend ICT06, which will be organized by
the University of Vienna in Hotel Marriott – Vienna from August 6 to 10,
2006. Details are available on our website http://www.univie.ac.at/ICT06 [ed: and mirrored at http://www.its.org/ict2006] and
please watch the website for forthcoming infos.

With the very best wishes for
A Merry Christmas and a Happy, Prosperous New Year
Peter Rogl and the Organizing Committee

A printable PDF file of the first announcement is available here:
ICT2006 First Announcement

For the latest available information, see the ICT2006 website
ICT2006 Website

The Conference
This 25th International Conference on Thermoelectrics (ICT 2006)
will examine a spectrum of plenary, invited and contributed
presentations to provide an overview of the status of research and
development in thermoelectric materials, devices and applications.
Recent activity in this field will highlight a combination of new ideas,
materials and device concepts in Europe, the USA and Asia. Recent
energy issues will make this a timely conference and should be an
excellent forum to present, and to assess the current status and
future of the field of thermoelectrics.

Conference Site
Vienna (http://www.Wien.gv.at/english) is the capital of Austria
(http://www.Austria-tourism.at) right in the heart of Europe and has been
founded by the Romans 2000 years ago. In 1137 Vienna is
documented as a town for the first time. The current appearance of
the city has been mainly formed during the reign of the Habsburg
dynasty. Besides numerous historic sites and buildings also the
modern architecture of the 20th century sets counterparts.
According to recent British statistics of EIU, Vienna is second best
in the world with respect to quality of life. In 2006 Vienna will
celebrate Mozart’s 250th birthday. Not only operas, concerts,
musicals and dramas are performed on a world class level but also
various museums are considered as the richest and most important
ones of the world. Elegant as well as bargain shops invite to spend
money.

The Vienna Marriott Hotel (http://www.viennamarriott.com/) is the
Conference Hotel. It is located in the historical City Centre right on
the famous Ringstrasse.