FAQs

General

  • Q: Where is the conference located?

    A: KAUST Research Conference: New Combustion Concepts, will take place in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) from March 6 to 8 2017. KAUST is located in Thuwal, which is one hour north of Jeddah. Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED) is accessible from many main international flight hubs, including Frankfurt, London, New York and Washington D.C.

    Q: How do I register for the Conference?

    A: You can register for theKAUST Research Conference: New Combustion Concepts by visiting the registration page. The registration deadline for non-KAUST participant is December 10.

    Q: What is the registration fee?

    A: There is no registration fee, but conference attendees (excluding invited speakers and two accompanying group members) are expected to cover the costs of travel and accommodation at KAUST. For detailed information regarding travel, visas, accommodation, meals and the conference program email ccrc@kaust.edu.sa

    Q: What is the policy in case of cancellation of a hotel reservation before the event?

    A: The deadline for cancellation without penalties is February 18, 2017.

Registration

  • Q: How do I book for accommodation?

    A: Upon registration, a member of conference organizing team will contact you to organize further details, such as your accommodation and visa. The team will book a room at the KAUST Inn hotel located on the KAUST campus on your behalf.

    Q: What is the price of rooms at the KAUST Inn?

    A: The following are the KAUST Inn rental rates:

    Standard room: SR 800/night

    Hotel Suite: SR 900/night

    Hotel Junior Suite: SR 1000/night

    Hotel Executive Suite (two bedrooms): SR 1200/night

Hotel

  • Q: What are the recreation options available at KAUST?

    A: Many recreation options are available at KAUST. To find out more, visit this link .