Social Event

During ICREGA’16, the participants will profit several diverse and attractive social activities. Half-day skiing/snowshoeing trip at the Ballon d’Alsace will be included in the registration fees besides the welcome reception, and a conference banquet.


Skiing/ snowshoeing trip at the Ballon d’Alsace

On Tuesday 9th February 2016, the conference participants will enjoy an attractive afternoon trip at the Ballon d’Alsace with 3 activities at choice:

  • Nordic skiing (classic or skate skiing),
  • Biathlon skiing,
  • Snowshoeing,

Friendly instructors from the French skiing school (Ecole du Ski Français),, will guide ICREGA’16 participants. All the activities are convenient to skiing-beginners until experts.

The Ballon d’Alsace is located north of Belfort at 1 hour by bus. The conference organizing commitee will take the responsibility of the participants booking (two-way bus, ski equipment rental, ski pass, instructors, and the participant obligatory insurance).

The participant’s activity during the half-day social event should be identified during the registration process through the specific selection rubric. Earliest activity choice gives the opportunity to ICREGA’16 organizing committee for providing a trip of significant quality.

For more information about Ballon d’Alsace, visit:


Activity on the social event should be selected during the registration at your earliest convenience to allow us to proceed with the booking of the trip.

WEBCAM of the Ballon d’Alsace

Photos of the Ballon d’Alsace


  • Participants may prepare winter/snow clothes
  • For logistic reason, the activity at Ballon d’Alsace should be selected at the registration step

Conference banquet

The conference banquet will be held on Tuesday 9th February 2016 evening at the Atria Hotel at Belfort downtown.