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STC 2010 News


June 24
The EFMI STC 2010 was a great success with 175 participants from all over the world. We thank everyone that helped to make this possible.  The presentations will be available soon at the EFMI website

Enjoy the pictures from the event  -> here

May 31 - Changes to the Conference Programme
Please note that last minute changes in the programme are available at the website here 

May 30 - Flybus to Reykjavik
The best way to get from Keflavik airport is to take the Flybus to Reykjavik.  Timetable and prices are available at

May 28 - Final Conference Programme
The final programme for the conference is now available here efmi_reykjavik_june2-4.pdf [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 346.52 KB]

May 24 - Eruption news and extended offer on hotel bookings
Latest news in Iceland are that Eyjafjallajökull is not erupting at the moment and seems to be quiet.  We are also glad to announce that the conference hotel, Radisson Blue Hotel Saga, has extended their offer for conference guests to May 30 if you book with the registration form for the conference wich you can find here

May 9 - Eyjafjallajokull
For those who want to see live pictures of the eruption in Eyjafjallajokull you can click here 
The volcano is over 100 km. away from Reykjavik and has no affect there.  For more information please see here

May 3 - Last day of hotel bookings
Today is the last day of special offer at the conference hotel and guesthouse.  To get the offer please use the registration form here

April 26 - New and exciting tours to the site of the volcano:
Now we have exciting tours to see the site of the volcano eruption. For further information please visit here.

April 23:
 We would point out that the offer that the conference hotel and guesthouse has for participants in the STC 2010 conference expires on  
May 3.  More information about the offers are available here. 

April 18, 2020:
 Full conference program is available here and a printable Conference program

April 14, 2010  - Keynotes at STC 2010:
 It is with great pleasure that we announce the keynote speakers at the STC 2010 conference in Iceland, 
 William E. Hammond and Peter L. Elkin.

 March 3, 2010:
 No one should leave  in Hvítá. Not to  mention going glacial river swimming in Iceland.  Look at optional sightseeing tours --> here

 February 9, 2010:
 We advise to book early-flights to get cheaper airline fares. There are two major airlines that fly to Iceland and it is easy to book  
 fligths on the internet, or  You can also book flights and connection flights through

  February 2, 2010:
  Registrations to the conference are now open.  We accept all major credit cards but if preferred bank transfer is also availible.

  You can register --> here  

 January 27, 2010:
   Experience the nature and culture of Iceland while getting an insight into the informatics of health care systems,
   with site visits. There will be a special arranged trip around Iceland in 6 days in connection with the conference.  
   Wonderful opportunity to see Iceland in a roundtrip with a varied program and a private guide and a private bus.
   More infomation about the trip and how to register is--> here
   Prices for this program with half board is 770 EUR pr. person in double room and 945 EUR pr. person in a single room.

There are also other optional and shorter tours availible for those who want to take short daytrips from Reykjavik, more information
   and how to register are --> here.

   January 18, 2010:
   The submission of papers has now been closed.  The SPC committee will now review and set up the final agenda. Thanks to all
   of you that sent contributions to the conference.

   December 18,2009:
   The deadline for submission of papers has been extended to 15. January 2010.