Welcome Reception at the Sofitel Hotel
At the Sofitel Hotel conviviality and comfort are top priority. The
various locations, bars and catering provide the perfect frame for
a relaxing and socializing get-together.
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Enjoy a smooth registration on Sunday evening and get in touch
before the conference starts!
6:30 – 8:00 pm
Share your interests and knowledge by a welcome drink and
get to know the RRFM organising team!
The Welcome Reception is graciously sponsored by
The Hamburg Museum of Ethnology: A roof for all cultures
Can there be a better meeting place for RRFM 2008
than the “house of all cultures”? Having been founded more
than 125 years ago, the Hamburg Museum of Ethnology is nowadays one
largest ethnological museums in Europe treasuring mostly collections
from Africa, America, Australia and Europe. This museum reflects
the best Hamburg’s image of a cosmopolitan and diverse metropolis.
AREVA NC and CERCA invite you on Monday, 3
March 2008, at 8:00
pm for a welcome dinner at the Hamburg Museum of Ethnology.
The Kultur- und Gewerbespeicher: Hamburg in its essence
The RRFM 2008 conference dinner will take place in
largest preserved complex of traditional warehouses, located
in the Free Port.
Experience the scent of the big, wide world right here – in
the Speicherstadt, also called the “Venice of the North”!
Quite recently, this historical warehouse was used for storing
exotic spices, noble rugs, tea and coffee. Extensively restored
in 2004, it now offers a distinctive setting for all kinds
of events with a genuine hanseatic atmosphere.
On Tuesday, 4 March 2008 the traditional storage house will open
its gates for the RRFM 2008 conference dinner starting
at 8:00 pm.
The highlight before the dinner:
Join in an idyllic boat cruise in sunset light and experience
how Hamburg ’s port district is getting illuminated!
Various traditional barges will leave from the conference venue
and bring you to the conference dinner.