You will always receive a confirmation of your booking. An automatic reply will immediately follow an on-line registration and in the subsequent business days a complete confirmation will follow once your registration has been processed by our secretariat. If you do not receive anything, please send an e-mail to
to make sure that we have received your booking. Within two weeks from the confirmation, an invoice for your participation will be sent by our accounting department. Please notify any corrections to your registration immediately.
If possible, please use the on-line payment opportunity while registering on-line for the symposium you want to attend. Otherwise, please check the alternative payment possibility in the symposium webpages. If no information is available, payments, net of all bank costs, should then be made to the symposium secretariat LD Organisation:
By payment to account n° 340-1508915-21 (in case of fees in US Dollars)
IBAN: BE17 3401 5089 1521 - BIC: BBRUBEBB
Bank: ING | Bank address: Rue des Wallons 2 - B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
mentioning the symposium and our references
By Eurocard/Mastercard or Visa credit card via the on-line payment, or by sending the card details by fax to +32 10 45 97 19
In case an abstract is not accepted for presentation at the symposium, no cancellation fee will be due. For the other cases the cancellation policy applies.
Participant Cancellation Policy
Substitutions may be made at any time, by advising the Symposium Secretariat
by written notice of any change of name.
Cancellations should be sent by written notice to the Symposium Secretariat, and cancellation fees will apply as follows:
Cancellation notice prior to 60 days before the start of the event:
registration fees will be refunded, less $125,00 processing charges (these charges are reduced to 40% of the payment in case the registration fee is less than $125,00)
Cancellation notice between 60 days and 30 days prior to the start of the event: 50% of the registration fees will be due, with a minimum of $125,00 (except when the registration fee is less than $125,00)
Cancellation notice less than 30 days before the start of the event: no cancellation refund can be given
Exhibitor Cancellation Policy
Cancellations should be notified by written notice to the Symposium Secretariat.The following cancellation charges will apply:
Cancellation notice prior to 60 days before the start of the event: 50% of the total fees paid or payable by the Exhibitor
Cancellation notice between 60 days and 30 days prior to the start of the event: 75% of the total fees paid or payable by the Exhibitor
Cancellation notice less than 30 days before the start of the event: 100% of the total fees paid or payable by the Exhibitor
Any outstanding payments should be paid within 14 days of the cancellation confirmation email sent by the Symposium Secretariat.
The personal information provided by you will be held on our database. It may be used to keep you up-to-date with developments in your industry and the conferences organised by LD Organisation. Sometimes your details may be obtained from, or made available to external companies for marketing purposes. If you do not wish your details to be used for this purpose, please write to LD Organisation, Rue Michel de Ghelderode 33/2, B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. Tel: +32 10 45 47 77, Fax: +32 10 45 97 19.
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Statements made by speakers are their own opinion and not necessarily that of the organisation they represent nor of the organisers. Speakers and agendas are subject to change without prior notice, allthough the upmost will be done by the organisers to limit inconveniences of this type. Audiovisual taping is prohibited without prior written consent from the organisers.
List of Participants
To facilitate networking, the list of participants will be included in the book of abstracts. This list will be provided only to registered attendees, and will not be distributed outside the conference.
Pictures & Video Waiver
During the event, pictures and video footage might be taken by the organisers for future promotional use. By visiting the conference, you agree that these images may be used without your further approval and that you waive derived rights. Please note that taking pictures of the presentations shown on screen is strictly forbidden.
Liability and Insurance
Neither the Organisers nor LD Organisation will assume any responsibility whatsoever for any damage or injury to persons or property during the symposium. The participants are recommended to arrange their personal travel and health insurance.
In the unlikely event that the Organising Committee shall deem it necessary to cancel the event, all pre-paid registration fees will be reimbursed. Neither LD Organisation, nor the Organising Committee shall be liable for reimbursing travel costs or accommodation arrangements made by individual delegates.
Applicable Laws and Competence
If no agreement can be reached, any dispute related to the commercial relation will be taken in charge by the exclusive competence of the Belgian juridiction.