Important Dates
  • April 08, 2011
  • Preliminary program for the conference is available
  • February 26, 2011
  • Online Hotel Reservation Open.
    It is now possible to book the accommodation online using the hotel's reservation web page.
  • December 15, 2010
  • Abstract submission deadline. We opened an additional session, abstract submission is still possible through February 2011.
  • January 15, 2011
  • Notification of acceptance.
  • March 1, 2011
  • Early registration fee payment.
    Hotel reservation at group rate.
  • June 30, 2011
  • Final paper submission.
Latest News
  • October 10, 2010
  • FEMTEC 2011 website launched.
FEMTEC 2011 Color Flyer
  • The flyer for FEMTEC 2011 in PDF can be found here.
Previous FEMTEC 2009
  • Previous FEMTEC 2009 took place at the Granlibakken Conference Center, Tahoe City, CA (visit its web page.

Travel Information

Registration of participants will take place in the hotel lobby on Sunday May 8, 2011. Dinner will be provided.

From Reno-Tahoe International Airport by Bus

We recommend to use a regular shuttle bus service that brings you directly to Harvey's (approx. $26 one way, $46 round trip).

From Reno-Tahoe International Airport by Car (60 miles, 1.25 hours)

Leave the airport heading west on Plumb Lane and just after the going under the overpass, turn left onto US-395 South towards Carson City. Merge onto US 395 South via exit number 57B toward Virginia City/Carson City/South Lake Tahoe. After Carson City, merge right onto US-50 West towards South Lake Tahoe.

From Sacramento International Airport (approx. 115 miles - 2.5 hours)

Leave the airport heading North on Airport Blvd. Merge onto I-5 South toward Sacramento/Yuba City. After approximately 10 miles, take the I-80/US-50/CA-99 exit east towards Fresno/San Francisco. Merge onto US 50 East and head toward South Lake Tahoe (approx 100 miles). Once in town, make a right on Lake Tahoe Blvd. (US-50).

From Oakland International Airport (approx. 190 miles - 3.5 hours)

Exit the airport going Southwest on Passenger Terminal/Airport Drive toward parking. Turn right onto economy parking/Alan Shepard Way. Turn right onto economy parking/John Glenn Drive. Turn left onto Airport Drive. Turn right onto Hegenberger Rd. Merge onto I-880 North toward downtown Oakland. I-880 becomes I-80 East. Continue on I-80 east towards Sacramento/Vallejo for approximately 70 miles. Continue on I-80-BR East towards Capital City Fwy/Sacramento/South Lake Tahoe. Merge onto US 50 East and head toward South Lake Tahoe (approx 100 miles). Once in town, make a right on Lake Tahoe Blvd. (US-50).

From San Francisco International Airport (approx. 200 miles - 3.75 hours)

Exit the airport and Take I-380 West/US101 North/ I-280 ramp towards San Francisco. Merge onto US 101 North. Continue on I-80 East towards Bay Bridge/Oakland. Continue on I-80 east towards Sacramento/Vallejo for approximately 70 miles. Continue on I-80-BR East towards Capital City Fwy/Sacramento/South Lake Tahoe. Merge onto US 50 East and head toward South Lake Tahoe (approx 100 miles). Once in town, make a right on Lake Tahoe Blvd. (US-50).