MCNEG 2014 and FLUKA Training Course – University of Liverpool

The 2014 UK Monte Carlo User Group Meeting, MCNEG will be taking place on Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th April 2014, at the Foresight Centre, of ( The meeting provides a forum for both new and experienced Monte Carlo users to present and discuss medical, industrial, teaching and research applications of all codes.

Invite speakers are:

Alessio Mereghetti, a principal FLUKA developer from CERN

Jaakko Leppänen, Developer of the SERPENT code from the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

A draft programme for the MCNEG meeting is posted here.

This year MCNEG will be immediately followed by a 3-day training course on the FLUKA code (, Wednesday 30th April to Friday 2nd May. The schedule for the FLUKA course is posted here.

Registration fees for each event include attendance, lunch & refreshments each day and an evening meal.

Early rates : MCNEG £135, FLUKA Course £275 both events £380 (register you interest in attending by 31st March to secure the Early Bird rates)

Late rates: MCNEG £150, FLUKA Course £325, both events £440

The venue address is:

The Foresight Centre

University of Liverpool

1 Brownlow Street

Liverpool L69 3GL

Here is a map showing how to find the Foresight Centre

Regarding hotels for the Fluka faculty / invited speakers (and everyone else), I’d suggest the following according to their preference:

Holiday Inn, Liverpool City Centre (next to Lime Street Rail Station and 12 mins walk from the venue) ~£80 a night

Premier Inn Liverpool City Centre (Liverpool One), Hanover Street ( 5 min walk from Lime St station and 15 mins walks to the venue) ~£50

Additional options and bookings can be made here.

For more information, to submit an abstract for either poster or oral presentation (deadline 31st March), or to reserve a place, please contact:

Dr Colin Baker

Physics Department

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust

Tel: 0151 334 1155 ext. 4683