FNR Awards Ceremony 2020

The 2020 FNR Awards Ceremony will take place on Wednesday, 11 November from 18:30. 

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, seating will be limited and allocated on a first come, first served basis! Please note that only registered guests will be accepted to the ceremony. The entire ceremony will take place in a seated configuration (cocktail included).

Below you will find practical information about the ceremony, as well as the registration form. 

Confirm your presence by Monday, 2 November 2020 at the latest.

CLICK TO OPEN REGISTRATION FORM

2020 FNR Awards Ceremony: Practical information

The 12th edition of the annual FNR Awards Ceremony will take place on Wednesday, 11 November 2020 at the Maison des Arts et des Étudiants in Esch/Belval.

Join us for a very special and exciting night in the presence of Minister for Higher Education and Research, Claude Meisch, and discover the 2020 winners in outstanding scientific publications and PhD theses; in activities promoting science to the public and research-driven innovations. The current situation being unusual, we are offering you a different 12th edition of the ceremony with an original and out-of-the-box concept!

Come celebrate research and science with the 2020 FNR awardees and experience an unforgettable moment that you won’t soon forget… and all this, of course, in total respect of the health regulations in force. Seating being very limited, don’t miss the chance to be part of this special night! Confirm your presence by Monday, 2 November 2020 at the latest through our online registration form. 

Date, time & location

Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Ceremony starts at 18:30

Maison des Arts et des Étudiants : 4, Place de l’Université I L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette I GPS: 49.504114 | 5.948221

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, the entire ceremony will take place in a seated configuration (cocktail included). All health measures and instructions in force to date will be applied to our FNR Awards Ceremony and the FNR will work, on this occasion, with service providers meeting the “safe to meet” label, created by the Luxembourg Event Association, in close collaboration with the Government. In line with current guidelines, masks are mandatory when not seated.

Photography

The FNR takes photographic and video material at this event. In participating to it, you agree that we will include possible images of yourself for material used for in various promotional activities and related endeavours in relation to your participation. This material may also appear on FNR’s digital communication media (e.g. FNR website, FNR social media) and/or print media (e.g. annual report).

How to get there

Public transport:

By bus

3 TICE lines operate from and to Belval Campus (line 3, 4 and 15).

For more information on schedules and prices, please visit TICE website.

By train

Trains from Luxembourg City (every 15′) are direct to the “Belval-Université” station; there is no change at Esch-sur-Alzette. For more information on schedules and prices, please visit CFL website or www.mobiliteit.lu

By car

You can also join Belval Campus by car and use one of the parking facilities nearby.

Please note that the A4 motorway to Esch-sur-Alzette is very busy during rush hours, so it is highly recommended to allow extra time!

Parking

1 minute walk from venue: Parking Maison du Savoir (outdoor and under ground) (fee-paying parking)

5 minutes walk from venue: Square Mile (outdoor) (fee-paying parking)

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