SOCIAL EVENTS

OPENING CEREMONY AND WELCOME RECEPTION

Sunday, July 1, 18.30, Forum Hall & Exhibition Area

18.30 – 19.45 Opening Ceremony
19.45 – 21.00 Welcome Reception

The Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception will be held at the congress venue.
The events are included in all types of delegate registrations. Accompanying persons are also welcome.

Program:
Welcome addresses
Concert, Boni Pueri Boys Choir (www.bonipueri.cz)
Honorary memberships
Lecture on “History of the IUA” presented by Professor Panayotis Balas, Honorary President of the IUA
Welcome Reception

Dress Code: Business casual


GUIDED SIGHTSEEING TOUR FOR ACCOMPANYING PERSONS

Monday, July 2, 9:00

The sightseeing tour will start at the congress venue and then will consequently present the most important tourist points of interest in Prague such as the Vysehrad complex, the Prague Castle, the Lesser Town and the Old Town. It will include a historical tram ride from Vysehrad to Prague Castle area.

It will be held in English and is included in the registration fee for accompanying persons.


NORDIC WALKING TOUR

Tuesday, July 3, 16.30

If you wish to maintain your health during your stay in Prague, please accept our invitation to the nordic walking tour through the Vysehrad Park.
For more details, please contact the stand dedicated to nordic walking located in the exhibition area.


ORGAN CONCERT OF BAROQUE MUSIC

Tuesday, July 3, 20.00, St. Nicholas Church (Old Town Square, Prague 1)

Performing artists: M. Sestakova (organ), V. Kozderka (trumpet)
Repertoire: masterpieces of H. Purcell, D. Buxtenhude, J.S. Bach, G.P. Telemann, C. Franck, G.F. Händel

Free tickets are available at the Registration Desk.


CONGRESS DINNER

Wednesday, July 4, 20.00, Zofin Palace (Slovansky ostrov 226, Prague 1)

The Congress Dinner will be held in the beautiful neo-renaissance Zofin Palace located on one of the islands in the historical city center and will include live music and dancing.

Music entertainment:
Palace Strings (www.palacestrings.cz)
Ondrej Havelka and His Melody Makers (www.melodymakers.cz)

Price: 100 EUR
If not sold out, tickets can be purchased at the Registration Desk until 10.30 on Monday, July 2.

Bus transfer from the congress venue will be provided. Please contact the Registration Desk for more information.

Dress code: Semi formal


GEOCACHING TOUR FOLLOWING FOOTSTEPS OF CHRISTIAN DOPPLER

For supporters of the world-wide phenomenon of geocaching the Organizing Committee has prepared a tour visiting places relating to the Prague stay of the famous scientist Christian Doppler whose findings are applied in vascular medicine.

For more details, please see the flyer inserted into your congress bag or contact the Registration Desk.

Geocaching Flyer.pdf