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General information

Conference venue:         Clarion Congress Hotel Prague, Freyova 33, Prague 9
                                       http://www.clarioncongresshotelprague.com/cs/

Conference date:           July 17 – July 21, 2017

Conference website:      http://sces2017.org/

Registration Desk:         Located on the 3rd floor of the Clarion Congress Hotel Prague.

Sunday, July 16                16:00 - 20:00

Monday - Thursday           8:00 – 16:30

Friday, July 21                  8:45 - 12:00

 

How to get to conference venue:

From Vaclav Havel Airport:  

Take the bus Nr. 100 right outside the Terminal 1 or Terminal 2 – direction “Zličín“ (the final/terminus bus stop). From "Zličín" station take metro/subway (line B) in direction "Černý most" and exit at the "Vysočanská" station.

Time of travel: approx. 55 minutes.

Price: 32 CZK. Public transport tickets can be purchased at counters/stands in Arrivals Halls of Terminals 1 & 2 (from 7 am to 10 pm) or at self-service vending machines placed directly at bus stops (cash required).


From Prague Central Train Station (Praha Hlavní nádraží):

Metro station is in the basement of the train station. Take metro/subway in direction "Letnany" (line C) to "Florenc" station (just one stop), where transfer to the yellow line B, continue in the direction "Černý most" and exit at the "Vysočanská" station.

Time of travel: approx. 15 minutes.

Price: 24 CZK. Tickets can be purchased at self-serving vending machines placed by the entrance to the metro station (cash required).

By own car:         GPS position data : 50°6'35.075"N, 14°30'4.176"E

By taxi:      Recommended English speaking taxi services:

Welcome party:                  Sunday, July 16, 18:00 – 20:00, Conference venue.

Internet:                            WIFI signal available in the entire Conference area.

Public Transport:               Each participant gets a complimentary Prague public transportation pass (valid from Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21) at the Registration desk. The most recent information on Prague's transportation system can be found on the official website: www.dpp.cz

Important numbers:          Emergency telephone numbers are composed of three digits and can be dialed from mobile telephones and phone boxes free of charge:

  • 112 - general emergency number
  • 155 - ambulance / first aid
  • 158 -  police
  • 150 - fire brigade
  • 156 - Prague municipal police
  • Conference secretariat: Mrs. Anděla Barotová +420 734 204 334

Currency:                           The official currency of the Czech Republic is the Czech Crown (CZK = Kč)

The majority of hotels, shops, restaurants and other establishments’ accept a credit card. Money can be withdrawn from Automatic Teller machines ATM´s or banks, which can be found in various locations around the city.

Prague with children:        http://sces2017.org/practical-info/prague-with-children

Program:  Actual program is continuously updated on web: http://sces2017.org/program

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                   mobile application: https://info.convene.thomsonreuters.com/en.html

 

Certificate of attendance:  will be sent after the conference and will include confirmation of oral / poster presentation.