Conference to be held in Paris, France
Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, September 17, 2004
Maison de la chimie, September 18, 2004

Organized by the Commission for the History of Modern Chemistry,
Division of the International Society for the History of Science

Check for updates
Last change: Monday, September 06, 2004

Prelimary Program

Download pdf file (last update June 10, 2004)


List of abstracts (last update September 6, 2004)

General Information

Registration and Conference Fees

There is a limited number of places availabe for participants. If you wish to participate, send an email to Brigitte Van Tiggelen <> and pay your conference fee not later than August 15, 2004.

Conference fee

Registration by July 31, 2004 Registration after July 31, 2004
Regular fee EUR 200 EUR 250
Members of the Commission for the History of Modern Chemistry EUR 80
(EUR 35, without dinner & lunch)
EUR 100
(EUR 50, without dinner & lunch)
Students (without dinner & lunch) free (registration by August 15 required)

If not otherwise indicated above, conference fees cover lunch, dinner, and conference folder.


Send your conference fee by bank transfer to the following account

IBAN: BE66 2710 3178 8043
Account holder: Memosciences
Note: CHMC2004

For questions, contact

Conference Venues

Note that the Conference will take place in two different locations:

Social Program


For invited speakers, hotel reservations have been made by the Conference Organizers in either of the two following neigboring hotels, which are close to Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est, and easily accessible by metro (see metro map in pdf).

Hotel Appia Lafayette
13 Rue des Deux Gares
75010 Paris
Phone: 00 33 1 42 09 72 99
Fax: 00 33 1 42 09 72 80

Hotel d'Amiens
11 rue des 2 Gares
75010 Paris
Phone: 00 33 1 40 37 02 20
Fax: 00 33 1 40 36 26 40
(no web site).

Other participants are adviced to make there reservation as soon as possible, since September is a very busy month in Paris. Here are some further hotel recommendations.

Useful Links

Local Organization Committee

Program Committee


With the support of the following institutions and associations:

And the sponsors


Brigitte Van Tiggelen <>

Last updated 9/6/2004 by Joachim Schummer <>