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2016 SVU World Congress, Bratislava, September 1 – 4

Czechoslovak Society of Arts & Sciences (SVU)
and
Vysoká škola zdravotníctva a sociálnej práce sv. Alžbety, Bratislava, Slovakia
announce the
28th World Congress of the SVU
Bratislava, Slovakia, September 1-4, 2016

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (see the principal venue* : streetview and map)

Thursday, September 1, 2016
9:00-11:30 a.m. … Registration*
12:00 noon  … Opening Ceremony, Main Conference Hall*
1:30 -3:30 p.m.  … Reception*
7:00 -9:00 p.m. … Concert at Primaciálny Palác (see the map)

Friday, September 2, 2016
8:00-9:00 a.m. … Registration*
9:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. … Lectures* in 5 sessions
12:30 – 2:30 p.m. … Lunch on your own.
2:30 – 5:00 p.m. … Organized (ticketed) optional tours: Danube upstream journey to Devin Castle; Bratislava Old City siteseeing bus. Dinner on your own.
6:00 -8:30 p.m. … Lectures* in 5 sessions

Saturday, September 3, 2016
8:00-9:00 a.m. … Registration*
9:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. … Lectures* in 5 sessions
12:30 – 2:30 p.m. … Lunch on your own
2:30 p.m. … Recommended: Departure to Červený Kameň and Smolenice Castles
Afternoon-Evening … Červený Kameň and Smolenice siteseeing, folk group preformance, dance, music, banquet, transport to BA hotels.

Sunday, September 4, 2016
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. … General Assembly Meeting*
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. … Closing session*, Adjournment
Afternoon … Organized (ticketed) optional  tours: Danube downstream journey to Danubiana Gallery; Bratislava Old City siteseeing bus. Dinner on your own.

CALL FOR PAPERS (English)

OZNÁMENIE O KONFERENCII (Slovak)

Nearby AIRPORT (40 miles): Vienna International Airport

ACCOMODATIONS
Hotels close to the congress venue: e.g. Loft Hotel Bratislava, Hotel Tatra
Hotel accomodations can be booked individually at http://booking.com
Dormitory accomodations can be booked individually at http://www.hoteldruzba.sk
Alternative accomodation can be booked individually at https://www.airbnb.com

2016 SVU General Assembly Meeting

The 2016 General Assembly Meeting of SVU takes place on September 4, 2016 in Bratislava.

Members in good standing (paid-up for 2016) will receive the Invitation to General Assembly by first class mail between July 15, 2016 and August 10, 2016.

Between July 15, 2016 and August 10, 2016, the SVU members in good standing will also receive the ballots for the 2016 Election of SVU officers, for the office term of 2016-2018.

ZPRÁVY SVU

The newsletter is available for download (PDF).

Editor of Zpravy SVU (SVU News): David Z. Chroust, TAMU Libraries (Cushing Library), Texas A&M University, TX77433-5000. E-mail: d-chroust@library.tamu.edu
SVU Members are invited to contribute their news and thoughts.

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You’re invited to like the KOSMAS Page on FB, managed by Hugh Agnew

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SVU Members:
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