26th Symposium

of the International Colour Vision Society

2-6 July 2021
Crete, Greece
 

About ICVS 2021

What is ICVS?

The International Colour Vision Society (ICVS) is an international group of physiologists, psychologists, physicists, geneticists, optometrists, ophthalmologists and visual scientists who have a research interest in the many aspects of colour vision and colour vision deficiencies.

  • Thanasis Panorgias, PhD, New England College of Optometry

  • Sotiris Plainis, PhD, University of Crete

  • Dimitris Mylonas, PhD, University College London & Goldsmiths, University of London

  • John S. Werner, PhD, University of California Davis

  • Maria Makridaki, PhD, Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas 

About ICVS 2021

What is ICVS?

The International Colour Vision Society (ICVS) is an international group of physiologists, psychologists, physicists, geneticists, optometrists, ophthalmologists and visual scientists who have a research interest in the many aspects of colour vision and colour vision deficiencies.

Organising Committee

Dimitris Mylonas, PhD, University College London & Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

John S. Werner, PhD, University of California Davis, USA

Maria Makridaki, PhD, Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas, GR

Neil Parry, PhD, Manchester Eye Royal Hospital, University of Manchester, UK 

Sotiris Plainis, PhD, University of Crete, GR

Thanasis Panorgias, PhD, New England College of Optometry, USA

Scientific Committee

Claudia Feitosa-Santana, PhD, Neuroscience for Human Development, Brazil

Jasna Martinovic, PhD, University of Aberdeen, UK

Maureen Neitz, PhD, University of Washington, USA

Michael Webster, PhD, University of Nevada Reno, USA
Miltiadis Tsilibaris, MD, University of Crete, GR

Thanasis Panorgias, PhD, New England College of Optometry, USA
 

Important Dates

2-6 July 2021

April 2020: Hotel Reservations Open

January 11th 2021: Early Registration Opens

January 11th to January 31st 2021: Abstract Submission (There will be no deadline extension)

February 15th 2021: Abstract Acceptance Notification

March 15th 2021: Presentation Format Notification and Student Award Notification

March 31st 2021: Early Registration Ends

 

Travel information

The meeting will take place in Heraklion, Greece. Heraklion can be reached with direct flights from many European cities, Athens, Thessaloniki, and other Greek cities and it can also be reached by ferry from the port of Piraeus and many major Greek islands.

 

The meeting proceedings will be hosted at Hotel Aquila Atlantis which is located at the center of Heraklion, just a short walk from the renowned archaeological museum, many cafes and restaurants, and the city's Venetian Fortress Rocca a Mare. 

 

Hotel reservations

The organizers negotiated early-reservation special rates for the ICVS 2021 participants and accompanying persons with several hotels located in the center of Heraklion.* Delegates are advised to book early. All the hotels are walking distance from the conference hotel (Aquila Atlantis) and they all offer breakfast and wi-fi access.

Hotel Aquila Atlantis

  • Classic Single Room: 91 Euro

  • Classic Double Room: 110 Euro

  • Executive Single/Double Room: 122 Euro

Reservations can be made directly via this link.

Hotel Megaron

  • Single Room: 120 Euro

  • Double Room: 125 Euro

Reservations can be made directly via this link.

Hotel Olive Green

  • Popular Single Room (urban view): 95 Euro

  • Popular Double Room (urban view): 105 Euro

  • Urban Single/Double (park view): 120 Euro

Reservations by email to  reservations@olivegreenhotel.com. The subject email should include: International Color vision Society Meeting 2021.

Lato Boutique Hotel

  • Superior Single (urban view): 90 Euro

  • Superior Double (urban view): 100 Euro

  • Superior Single/Double (sea view): 110 Euro

Reservations by email to reservations@lato.gr. The subject email should include: International Color vision Society Meeting 2021.

Hotel Kastro

  • Single Room: 50 Euro

  • Double Room: 70 Euro

Reservations by email to info@kastro-hotel.gr. The subject email should include: International Color vision Society Meeting 2021.

 

Hotel Metropole Urban

  • Superior Single Room: 110 Euro

  • Superior Double Room: 120 Euro

  • Deluxe Single/Double Room: 130 Euro

Reservations by email to reservations@metropolehotel.gr. The subject email should include: International Color vision Society Meeting 2021.

The organizers are not able to provide any assistance related to accommodation, neither are responsible for any room bookings at any of the hotels listed above. Participants should make a note of cancellation policies that are different for each hotel. Prices include VAT but not a government overnight fee (1.5 to 4 Euro per room per night depending on the hotel).

* Rates were negotiated in February 2020

 
 

Registration

Meeting registration will open on January 11th 2021. Early registration will be available until March 31st 2021. 

 

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