Conference Venue

The Conference will be held at the Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica (Oslo, Norway) located in the surrounding hills of Oslo. The hotel is situated 350 metres above the center of Oslo, affording a unique view over the city center and the Oslo fjord. It is surrounded by fresh air, along with peace and is situated right next to the Holmenkollen Ski Arena and Nordmarka forest. Parts of the hotel date back to 1894 and the "National romantics" period. A rich cultural inheritance is blended with all the "mod con" facilities of a first class hotel.

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Some rooms are pre-booked for conference participants at Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica. The best plan for relaxed and easy accommodation would be to make a your hotel booking together with your registration.

If you like to book hotel yourself there are several other hotels available in or around Holmenkollen region. Take a look at them from

Additional information about transport, accommodation or day- and nightlife can be found in the official travel guide to Oslo

Participation fees

Registration by April 22nd 2014
If you want to benefit from reduced fees your registration must be done before December 21th 2013 or January 21th 2014.

Your participation is beeing sponsored by Siemens, Pharma Nord and Norsk Solarieforening.

NOK 2000 - Congress and dinner when making registration before Dec 21th 2013

Participation fee:

NOK 2000 - Registration before December 21th 2013 (dinner included)

NOK 2500 - Registration after December 21th 2013 and before January 21th 2014 (dinner included)

NOK 3000 - Registration after January 21th 2014 and before April 22nd 2014 (dinner included)

Hotel prices at Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica

Night between 28th and 29th of April:
NOK 500 single room
NOK 800 double room

If you like to stay more nights (before and/ or after the conference):
NOK 1295 single room
NOK 1595 double room

There will be served a dinner in the evening of April 28th for all participants. If you don`t want to attend, please tell us so when you do your registration. Thanks!


From Oslo Airport Gardermoen to Oslo centre:
Take the Airport Express Train to Oslo Central station in downtown Oslo. This train departures every 10 minutes, travel time 19-22 minutes.
Or Airport bus, departure every 20 minutes, travel time 50 minutes.

From Sandefjord Airport Torp to Oslo centre:
There are similar services from Sandefjord Airport Torp, located in Vestfold County about 110 kilometers south of Oslo. If you travel to Oslo by train, a shuttle bus will transport you from the airport terminal building to the train (approx 4 minutes).

From Moss Airport Rygge to Oslo centre:
NSBs regional train has frequent departures to Oslo Central Train Station. Rygge Train Station is located just 4 kilometers from the terminal and trains run every hour. Buses will bring you free of charge to/from the airport during opening hours. Several bus companies are also operating between Rygge and Oslo.

From Oslo centre to Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica (conference venue):
Metro: Westbound Metro (T-Bane) Line 1 Frognerseteren (NOK 30) to Holmenkollen station, the nearest stop to where conference place is located (Kongeveien 26, 0787 Oslo). Holmenkollen is placed within metro zone 1. The travel takes 20 minutes. Get off at Holmenkollen station. From the stop you walk up past Holmenkollen restaurant, and take left at Kongeveien (10 min. walk). There are ticket automats at each station. Map overview

Note: Ticket must be validated before entering the T-bane.
Map of the metro system >>here
Information on metro time tables, prices etc:

Taxi: The taxi journey takes approximately 20 minutes, and the cost is between NOK 200-350, depending on what time you will be traveling and number of passengers.

Meals in Oslo

Restaurant at the Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica will offer you a wide spectrum of international dishes as well as Norwegian food.

There are also several restaurants located in close proximity to the Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica. You can find them >>here
If you want a quick meal, you will find take-away like kebab or burgers in almost any area. Nevertheless, in the latter case we recommend The Oslo meal as an healthy alternative.

For presenters

You are cordially invited to have an oral presentation.

Presenters must load their presentation on the desktop and check that all fonts, equations, animations, sounds and movies are working properly in advance of the session start time. Please note you need to bring your PowerPoint presentation (on a CD, DVD or Memory stick with USB port) and load it on one of the conference’s computers in your session room. Internet access is available in the conference room, so you don't need to worry if your presentation includes hyperlinks to web-based content. If your presentation requires special software, please contact us or just send your presentation to us before you arrive on-site.

Abstract Guidelines

All participants of our conference in Oslo are invited to submit research contributions representing original and previously unpublished work for a special issue on Vitamin D, sun and human health in the journal of Dermato-Endocrinology.

Your abstract may have a maximum limit of 250 words which includes abstract text (150 is the lower limit).  Graphics, titles, authors and institution are not included in the count.

Please use registration form to submit your abstract. It will be reviewed as soon as possible.

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Contact us

Skype: oslo.conference

Phone: +4722781200

Fax: +4722781207


Ullernchausseen 70,
0310 Oslo, Norway
J building, Room J4006