Closing symposium of the European PowderReg project

The closing symposium of the European PowderReg project (2017 – 2021) will take place on Wednesday, December 1st in the historical and warm setting of the Abbaye des Prémontrés in Pont-à-Mousson.
On this occasion, the different universities of the Greater Region (Universities of Lorraine, Saarland, Liege, Luxembourg, Kaiserslautern) and the industrial partners (NovaCarb, Granutools) will present their latest results obtained in the framework of the scientific work of the project in order to establish the balance of what has been achieved during the project. In addition, renowned scientists* in the field of powders will be present to enrich and broaden the scientific exchanges during this day.
A gala dinner will conclude the day at the Abbey for the participants present.
The detailed program of the day is available online: detailed program

Hybrid event

Participation to the symposium, to be held on 1st December, will be possible both in person as well as by videoconference. All presentations will be broadcast live to allow you to follow the event.

All technical information will be detailed here in the coming weeks.

Informations pratiques

Prémontrés Abbey

A unique site in the Grand Est region

An 18th century historical monument, Prémontrés Abbey has endured the centuries like a phoenix rising from its ashes. The site has been a cultural centre since 1964 and is today managed by an association whose mission is to protect its heritage, share its history and promote cultural encounters.

An 18th century architectural jewel

Between Metz and Nancy at the heart of the Grand Est region, Prémontrés Abbey is the most beautiful example of monastic architecture in Lorraine.

Transformed into a cultural centre in 1964, numerous exhibitions and events are held throughout the year.

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How to get there?

15 min from Lorraine’s TGV train station & the airport | 5 min from the A31 motorway | 30 min from M

Between Metz and Nancy at the heart of the Grand Est region, Prémontrés Abbey is nestled in the centre of the town of Pont-à-Mousson, just a few steps from the shops, restaurants and artisans of Place Duroc and the Saint Martin district.

  • The nearby A31 and A4 motorways connect the town to Paris, Reims, Luxembourg, Dijon, Lyon and others
  • The Metz-Nancy regional airport and the TGV train station in Lorraine are just 15 minutes away by car or shuttle
  • Parking at the abbey is a breeze with 2 free public car parks at the front and back of the building

Exact address: Abbaye des Prémontrés, 9 Rue Saint-Martin, 54700 Pont-à-Mousson

Contact : 03 83 81 10 32

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Hébergement – Où se loger ?

Prémontrés Abbey Hotel

You have the choice to be hosted directly in the heart of the Prémontrés Abbey. Prémontrés Abbey hotel lies in an exclusive, peaceful setting, in 2.5 hectares of grounds on the banks of the Moselle River in the centre of the town of Pont-à-Mousson. It is just a short stroll from the restaurants, shops and boutiques of Place Duroc and the Saint Martin district. Thanks to its central location, the hotel is the ideal base for visiting the attractive towns and cities of Nancy, Metz, Verdun and Bar-le-Duc.

The three-star hotel has 71 rooms, two of which are accessible to guests with reduced mobility. Several different room categories mean we can cater for a wide range of requirements, whether you are planning a business trip, a romantic getaway, a family holiday or a group stay.

9 Rue Saint-Martin, 54700 Pont-à-Mousson

If you prefer to stay outside, we also propose a selection of hotels ideally located within minutes of the conference venue.

Bagatelle Hotel

Discover our hotel with 19 comfortable, renovated rooms, all equipped with bathroom, mini bar and LED TV. Ideally located in the heart of Lorraine, between Metz and Nancy, you can discover the centre of Pont à Mousson and its historical architecture just a few hundred metres from our hotel.
47 – 49 Rue Gambetta, 54700 Pont-à-Mousson

Campanile Hotel

Campanile Pont-à-Mousson is located 6 km from the centre of Pont-à-Mousson, near Metz and Nancy, close to the crossroads. It is conveniently located for easy access to the surrounding area.
Pont-à-Mousson, Lieu dit du Grand Pré, Za De Lesmenils, 54700 Pont-à-Mousson

Enzo Hotel

Enzo Hotel is ideally located 5 minutes from the city centre and the famous Prémontrés Abbey, 10 minutes by car from Metz-Nancy airport, 5 minutes from Lorraine TGV station, 25 minutes from Metz.
Pont-à-Mousson, 210 Allée Espace Saint Martin, 54700 Pont-à-Mousson


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