- Time schedule:
Start Intercomparison: 24th June 2019
End Intercomparison: 28th June 2019
F-05350 Saint-Véran, France
Phone: +33 4 92 45 85 44
N44°41’56″ (N 44.6988°); E006°54’30” (E 006.90833°); Elevation: 2937 m
Standard air pressure: around 707 hPa – Observatory have air pressure measured
JRC (organisation and instrumentation): Wim Zaaiman, firstname.lastname@example.org
JRC (organisation and instrumentation): Roberto Galleano, email@example.com
ReRa Solutions (website): Claudia Haenen, firstname.lastname@example.org
ReRa Solutions (data): Erik Haverkamp, email@example.com
The responsible of the observatory:
Dominique Menel, firstname.lastname@example.org + 33 7 60 30 13 66 , + 33 7 62 13 12 09
La Marie + 33 4 92 45 83 91
If you would like to participate, please fill in the online registration form for each participant.
- Useful websites:
Most participants will stay in Le Grand Tétras. On our page “Accommodation” you will find more information.
Le Grand Tétras (21 rooms):, La Sagne, F-05350 Saint-Véran, Francia, Tél.: +33 4 92 45 82 42
Other options are:
Les Chalets du Villard *** (24 rooms) :, F-05350 Saint-Véran, Tél.: +33 4 92 45 82 08;
Social dinner is planned. Invited persons to be defined.
For daily lunch: Lunch box can be prepared and reserved at Le Grand Tétras – “Panier repas” or “panier pick-nick”
Small “superette” available in town
Full equipped kitchen and cool box available at the observatory
Most participants have booked full board at Le Grand Tétras. Participants who are not staying in this hotel can join dinner for EUR 23 per person. Please inform the hotel of you would like to join dinner.
Lyon – Saint-Véran:
1) Fast: Lyon – Chambéry – Tunnel Fréjus – Montginevro – Briançon – Guillestre – Ville Vieille : 310 km; estimated travel time 4 hours.
2) Shortest: Lyon – Grenoble – Briançon – Guillestre – Ville Vieille : 267 km est. Time : 4h28m.
Torino – Saint-Véran: (Via Col Angel): 180 km; estimated travel time: 2h35m.
For those participants with cars:
There is NO gaz station at Saint-Véran.
Nearest gas station is in Ville Vieille (9 km from Saint-Véran) – expensive
Best choice is to fill up at Guillestre (Intermarche Gaz Station junction D902A and D86) some 30 km from Saint-Véran.
Road info: http://www.inforoute05.fr/www/index.html
Hotel – Observatory:
For those participants who are allowed to have rental car… please do it so you can help bringing other participants to the observatory.
Please keep in mind that:
- it takes one hour to dive up to the Observatory
- ambient temperature on a nice day is around 15°C. Dress accordingly.
- good shoes, sun protection and sun glasses are needed at high altitude
Idea is to leave hotel during the campaign at 07:30. Nothing to plan in advance.
- Shipping of Instruments:
Address and name for shipping material : D. Menel, La Ville, F-05350 Saint-Véran, France
Check the status of your shipping contact : D. Menel, email@example.com , + 33 7 60 30 13 66 , + 33 7 62 13 12 09
Important: There is no fork lift truck available – make sure your cartons are not too big.
Make sure you have shipping instructions for shipment back.
Shipments from outside the EU free customs zone should provide detailed info of the content of the shipment (“proforma invoice” and seize and weight).
Every participating group should have ready a short presentation either about their institute either about their work.