The main goal of SMART Conferences is to bring together researchers working in the fields of Subdivision, Geometric and Algebraic Methods, Isogeometric Analysis and Refinability, with special emphasis on new emerging research areas.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, Algebraic and Differential Geometry, Computer Aided Design, Curve and Surface Design, Finite Elements, NURBS and Isogeometric Analysis, Refinability, Approximation Theory, Subdivision, Wavelets and Multi-Resolution Methods.
SMART 2017 is also an opportunity to honor the memory of Laura Gori.
Date & Place: September 17-21, 2017 - Gaeta, Italy
For information send an e-mail to the SMART Organizing Committee
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The conference will be held at Hotel Serapo which is located on the slopes of the Natural Park of Monte Orlando in the most beautiful and panoramic corner overlooking Serapo Beach, very close to the city center and the old town of Gaeta .
Rates for full board accommodation (including coffee-breaks and conference material): € 92,00 (single room) - € 80,00 (double room) plus local taxes (currently € 1,50/day per person)
For information and reservation at Hotel Serapo please contact Antonella Silvestri e-mail: antonella dot silvestri at hotelserapo dot com
Gaeta is in the gulf of Serapo between Rome and Naples so you can fly both to Rome or to Naples.
From Rome Fiumicino Airport "Leonardo da Vinci" take a train to ROMA TERMINI (the main railways station of Rome) and, once there, take a train to FORMIA-GAETA.
From Rome Ciampino Airport reach by bus or train ROMA TERMINI and, once there, take a train to FORMIA-GAETA.
From Naples Capodichino Airport reach by bus the Central Railway Station in Piazza Garibaldi and, once there, take a train to FORMIA-GAETA.
At the Formia-Gaeta station you will find shuttle busses to Gaeta. Bus schedules will be available after September 12. If you prefer you can take a taxi.
You can get information about train schedules and buy tickets at the Italian Railways web-site www.trenitalia.com (you have to select trains from ROMA TERMINI to FORMIA-GAETA or from FORMIA-GAETA to ROMA TERMINI). See here (1-2-3-4) for train schedules on Saturday, Sunday and Thursday.
You can reach Gaeta also by car. If you drive from Rome take Highway A1 (Autostrada A1) direction Naples, exit Cassino and follow directions for Gaeta passing through Formia. From Rome is also possible to take the S.S. n.148 (Pontina) or S.S. n.7 (Appia). Once you have passed Terracina take the S.S. 213 (Flacca) to Gaeta. If you drive from Naples, take Highway A1 (Autostrada A1) direction Rome, exit Cassino and follow directions for Gaeta passing through Formia.
The hotel is located directly on the beach, just a ten minute walk from the old city of Gaeta.
Gaeta is an old city with a very old history dating back from Roman times. Some historical information can be found here. You can find some tourist information on Gaeta on the webpage Proloco of Gaeta. Opening hours of the monuments in Gaeta can be found here.
Bus timetable from Formia-Gaeta Station to the city of Gaeta can be found here. BE CAREFUL: timetable is valid just till September 12. For actual timetable during the workshop days see the webpage after September 12.
NEW: BUS TIMETABLE
The taxi fare from Formia-Gaeta Station to Hotel Serapo is €20 (up to 3 people) or €30 (up to 8 people). It is best to book the taxi in advance by calling Mr. Luigi Fantasia (+39 3284675009).
On Tuesday afternoon we will organize a walk in the old city of Gaeta. A contribution to cover the expenses of the guide and the admissions to the monuments will be required.
|Submission of title and abstract for oral/poster presentation||June 25, 2017|
|Notification of abstract acceptance||July 01, 2017|
|Registration||July 10, 2017|
|Accommodation||July 10, 2017|
|Conference||September 17 - 21, 2017|
|Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics - Special Issue||Submission opening: November 10, 2017|
|Submission deadline: February 28, 2018|
|Acceptance deadline of revised manuscripts: September 30, 2018|
The conference will start on Sunday at 14:15 and will end on Thursday at 13:00.
The Workshop Dinner will take place on Tuesday, September 19th. There is no additional fee for participants staying at Hotel Serapo. Participants staying elsewhere can book the Workshop Dinner at the hotel desk not later than Monday, September 18th. The cost is €40 per person.
The registration at the conference is free of charge, but it is requested for organizing reasons. Please, fill in the Registration Form, rename it as "SMART2017-RegForm_LastName" and send it to the SMART Organizing Committee before July 10, 2017.
Please, make your hotel reservation on your own. To reserve a room at Hotel Serapo contact Antonella Silvestri before July 10, 2017. After this date rooms will be not guaranteed. Gaeta is a touristic location, we suggest you to book in advance.
A selection of original research papers related to SMART2017 Conference will be included in a special issue of Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics. All submissions will be peer reviewed according to the procedure of the journal. The expected date of publication is October, 2018. Further information can be found here.
SMART 2017 intends to honor the memory of Laura Gori. During the opening of the workshop the book "Laura Gori. L'opera scientifica." will be presented.
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