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									EI member organisations in OECD countries “ Governance and Financing of Educational Institutions in OECD Countries” Ǻre (Sweden) December 2-4, 2008 Practical Information
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3-5 December 2008

The Conference will aim at an audience up to 120 persons from each of the OECD countries. Each organisation is invited to send a delegation of 2 or 3 persons of its most senior officers. Travel and accommodation costs will be borne by your organisation. The working languages will be English and French.

In Åre : Hotel Holiday Club – ski station at 6 hours of Stockholm Regional website about the town Åre and its surroundings : You will be lodged at the Holiday Club Sweden AB Box 68, SE-83014 Åre phone +46(0)647-120 00 email : The rate of a single room per night is +/- 225 euros and includes breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks and VAT. The rate of a double room is +/- 170 euros per night/per person including breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks and VAT.


By air The name of the airport in Åre is Ostersund – Froesoen (airport code OSD). All flights have to pass through Stockholm airport (Arlanda) and Copenhagen (Karstrup). From Arlanda airport (Stockholm) to Ostersund (Ǻre), on weekdays and Sundays there are 8 flights per day with two airlines : Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) and Norwegian Shuttle. On Saturday, there are only three flight a day. And then by bus From Ostersund-Froesoen airport in Åre, there is one hour airport shuttle to the hotel. The hotel is taking care of the transportation between aiport and hotel. When you do your room booking, please don’t forget to specify your arrival and departure times.

Lunch will be organized during the three days.

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