Fechner Day 2015

The 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Psychophysics


Conference venue

The conference will take place at the Clarendon Hotel, in Old Québec.

Here is some information about Old Québec.


There are many hotels near the conference venue, ranging from luxury to low-budget.

The conference will be held in Hôtel Clarendon (Québec City), the second oldest hotel in North America.  

57, rue Sainte-Anne
Vieux-Québec, Québec G1R 3X4 Canada
1 888 222-3304
Email: info@hotelclarendon.com

ISP members who inform the Clarendon Hotel that they are visiting for the Fechner Day conference may obtain a discounted room rate:

Rooms (single or double, without breakfast): 159 CAN $ + tax ( < 200 CAN $)
(Note: As of December 8 2014, 200 CAN $ = 175 US $ = 141 Euros)

Laval University offers a less expensive alternative:

Hébergement hôtelier du Service des résidences de l’Université Laval – The housing alternative offering the best value for your money in Quebec City!


Located just 15 minutes from downtown Quebec City on the Université Laval campus, l’hébergement hôtelier du Service des residences offers accommodation in a stimulating environment close to many tourist attractions. To meet specific needs, a number of affordable, customized packages are available. Practical, economical, and safe, our short-term accommodation offers you an unforgettable experience full of life and culture. The Convention and Conference Package offers a convenient and affordable alternative for participants who wish to stay in Quebec City. Only a few steps from the campus conference buildings, our four residences are also just five kilometers from the Quebec City Convention Center. The city bus (Metrobus 800 or 801) will get you there in only fifteen minutes


Standard University Room (shared bathroom)


These rooms have two single beds and feature all the amenities usually available in hotels or bed linen and towels, shampoo and soap, parking included, free wireless internet access and free local calls.


Rates: $ 44 + taxes in single occupancy and $ 62 + taxes in double occupancy (*Breakfast is include)


Superior University Room (private bathroom) (available year round)


These rooms are equipped with a bathroom, a Queens bed, a TV, a microwave oven, refrigerator and telephone. They usually have all the amenities offered by hotels or bed linen and towels, shampoo and soap, parking included, free wireless internet access and free local calls.


Rates :  $ 86 + taxes in single occupancy or double occupancy (*Breakfast is include)

You can find more information about our service if you click on this link:



To reserve, use the following form and select the proper event in the scrolling list at the end:


31e Congrès annuel de l'International Society for Psychophysics (Fechner Day 2015) - Événement #243290




For information, contact us directly at 418-656-5632 or by email at hebergement@sres.ulaval.ca and mention the name of the event.

Some alternative options

  • Manoir Victoria
  • Château Laurier
  • Château Frontenac
  • Hilton Hotel
  • Delta Hotel

Travel to Québec

1.    Flying to Québec
The closest international airport is Aéroport Jean-Lesage, Québec City.
The journey time by taxi from the airport to the Clarendon is about 25 minutes.

2.    By car
Access Via Highway 40
Highway 40 becomes 440, then Blvd. Charest and St Paul. To the Palace Station, turn right on St-Nicolas becomes Côte du Palais. Go to the intersection of Côte du Palais and the Rue Saint-Jean. You need to turn left on rue Saint-Jean, which becomes the Côte de la Fabrique and continue on that road for about 300 m. Then turn right on rue des Jardins. You must continue on this road until the intersection of rue Sainte-Anne, where you’ll arrive at the Hotel Clarendon (57 Ste-Anne).

Access Via Highway 20
Highway 20 and Pierre-Laporte Bridge Blvd exit. Laurier. Continue on this street for 11 km to the Parliament (hence the name change to Grande Allée after 7.5 km). Continue on the same road that becomes the St. Louis Street for 500 m. Then you should turn left onto the rue des Jardins. You'll be on the street for 50 m. Then take the 1st turning right while remaining on the rue des Jardins. Finally turn left on rue Sainte Anne. Our valets await you at the hotel at 57 rue Sainte-Anne.

Do not drive around all day. Save time and complication by using the Hotel Clarendon's Valet service for 25$ plus taxes per night, in and out privileges. Leave the car out front and our bellman will be glad to assist you.

Submission Guidelines


   Email: fd2015@psy.ulaval.ca Disclaimer
   Last revision: 2014-12-16