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					Satanism in the Modern World NTNU Conference Nov. 19-20 2009, Trondheim, Norway Practical matters
The conference venue The conference will be held at Quality Hotel Augustin, located in Kongens gate 26 (see the red pin on the map below). All refreshments during the conference are provided free of charge. The phone number to the hotel is +47 73 54 70 00, for more information on the hotel see

Flights Unless otherwise stated, you are responsible for booking the return flight yourself. The airport, Trondheim Værnes, is serviced by direct flights from Amsterdam and Copenhagen, as well as Oslo, Bergen and other major Norwegian cities. A majority of connecting flights go through Oslo Gardermoen and Copenhagen Kastrup. For local Norwegian providers, take a look at the websites for SAS, SAS Widerøe and Norwegian.


Transportation The easiest way to get from the airport to Trondheim is the airport express coach. The airport express coach leaves from outside of Værnes’ Terminal A and is marked ‘FLYBUSS’. Departure times from the airport correspond with flight arrivals and the coach will wait when flights are delayed. A one-way ticket cost 90 NOK (approx. 18 dollars), but you can buy a return ticket for 150 NOK (30 dollars). For more information on the airport express coach see An alternative way to the city is taxi. You can find the taxi stands behind the coaches on the same strip outside Terminal A. The trip from the airport has a fixed price around 550 NOK (110 dollars), while the trip to the airport is 450 NOK (90 dollars). If you order in advance, you can get an airport taxi for 320 NOK (64 dollars). For more information, see

Accommodation Unless otherwise stated, you are responsible for booking the hotel yourself. As the conference starts at 9.15 Thursday morning, it is recommended that you book a room Wednesday to Thursday as well as Thursday to Friday. The program is filled from 9.15 to 15.30 Thursday and 9.15 to 16.30 Friday, so it is possible to book evening flights Friday or an additional day at the selected hotel. This will give you an extra evening in Trondheim with departure Saturday morning. If you are on a tight budget, check out the following B&B/hostels for cheap accommodation: The following hotels should provide conference prices; state your affiliation (NTNU) and business (conference) when booking the room; if they have any questions, they can contact Birgitte Moe Rolandsen at Rica Hotels ASA: Single w/breakfast 870,- (approx. 170 dollars) Double w/breakfast 1000,- (approx. 200 dollars) Superior w/breakfast 1036,- (approx. 200 dollars) Choice Hotels Scandinavia ASA: Standard room (single or double) 965,- w/breakfast (approx. 200 dollars) Business 1190,- w/breakfast (approx. 240 dollars) Superior 1215,- w/breakfast (approx. 240 dollars) De-Luxe 1365,- w/breakfast (approx. 280 dollars) Thon Hotels AS: Single 745,- w/breakfast (approx. 150 dollars) Double 995,- m/breakfast (approx. 200 dollars)


Britannia Hotel AS: Single from 990,- w/breakfast (approx. 200 dollars) Double from 1190,- w/breakfast (approx. 240 dollars)

Dinner We are planning a dinner Thursday evening at a local tapas restaurant. The faculty and department have offered to pay for the food; you only need to bring money for beverages. To make planning easier, please inform Jesper Petersen if you cannot attend the dinner or have special needs (vegetarian, allergies etc.).

Entertainment Friday evening The conference ends officially Friday evening around 16.30. The guests who expect to stay until Saturday could attend another talk on H.P. Lovecraft given by Didrik Søderlind at a local venue. The talk is in Norwegian and for laymen, but the party afterwards should be entertainment in itself.

Ms. Delivery and website Remember to deliver your paper by November 2nd 2009. We will attempt to make a minimalist conference website and upload the manuscripts there. More information will follow.

Contact information The department’s university website: Jesper Aa. Petersen: Per Faxneld: Birgitte Moe Rolandsen:

We are looking forward to seeing you at the conference!