ISSEU2010 Side Events


Saturday 26 February 18:00-22:00 (optional, at your own cost)

“Social Get-Together”:Dinner at a typical Mountain Chalet in a small village of the Chartreuse Chain Les Skieurs. Transportation by SEMI bus from and to hotel. Depart Novotel Hotel at 17:30.


Sunday 27 February 09:00-16:00 (optional, at your own cost)

“Social Get-Together”: Snow Entertainment at the Olympic Station of Chamrousse within the Alps Chain (skiing, snowshoe, walking, shopping…) including transportation by cable car for lunch at altitude restaurant.

Depart Novotel Hotel at 08:30.

  • 90 km of ski slopes, 19 aerial lifts, 1 snowpark : the "sunset park"
  • Renting of ski equipment : 25 EUR, One day ski pass: 28 EUR, Snowshoe hiking with a guide: 17 EUR/person

For more questions on the ski week-end, contact our ISS Europe partner Justine Michel j.michel@grenoble-isere.comor

Hotel la Datcha** (you can either stay in this hotel, or in Grenoble where SEMI will arrange shuttles). 84 rue des Biolles 38410 Chamrousse, Tel: +33 4 76 89 91 40,

Monday 28 February 10:00-16.00 (80 EUR, separate registration)

Spouses Program with:

  • Discovery of Bastille beauty spot and its panoramic view
  • Downtown lunch
  • Guided tour of Grenoble old town
  • English speaking guide
  • Transportation by SEMI bus from and to hotels

Monday 28 February 19:00-23.00

Evening Gala at the Museum of Grenoble, including:

  • Free visit of Museum
  • Aperitif cocktail
  • Speeches from European and National Authorities
  • Gala dinner
  • Entertainment

Tuesday 1 March 14:00-17:00

Visits of Grenoble Cluster components:

  • Crolles/Bernin: STMicroelectronics, SOITEC, Tronics

with :

  • two parallel visit programs
  • transportation by SEMI bus from MINATEC and back to bus station/hotel