Workshop info

Diffraction 2008 is the fifth biennial Workshop dedicated to theoretical and experimental progress in diffractive hadronic collisions at high energies. Previous workshops took place at Cetraro (2000), Alushta (2002), Cala Gonone (2004), Milos (2006).

The Workshop will start on September 10 (Wednesday) morning and will end on September 14 (Sunday) before lunch.

Registration will start on September 9 (Tuesday) afternoon, before a welcome drink and dinner.

The fee for participants to the workshop is fixed at

The fee includes

Payments before the arrival should be made by bank transfer or by sending a check. On site registrations can be paid only in cash.

The bank where transfers should be made is the Crédit Lyonnais, LCL Marseille Cabot . The relevant data for the bank transfer are the following:

Jacques SOFFER
Le Zenon (A)
Ave Campagne Berger
F 13009 Marseille, France
Code Banque 30002, Code Guichet 02925, Compte No. 0000000530Q, Clé RiB 88
IBAN code: FR32 3000 2029 2500 0000 0530 Q88

In the case of cancellation refund will be made of the registration fee, excluding an administration charge of 50 Euro, provided that advanced written notification is submitted.

Partial financial support will be available for a limited number of participants. Applicants should send their request by e-mail to diff2008 --at-- cs.infn.it.

The proceedings of the Workshop will be published few months after the Workshop and a copy of them will be sent to all the participants.


A Certificate of Attendance will be provided for each participant.

Letter of Invitation

Participants requiring a letter of invitation in order to attend the Workshop may write to the organizers specifying the necessary details. Please note this procedure aims to assist participants who need to obtain a visa or permission to attend the Workshop. It is not an official invitation covering fees and other expenses and does not imply any financial support from the Workshop.