The 29th SVU World Congress | Prague, July 10–12, 2018

Marking the Sixty Years of the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences,
commemorating the
Centennial of the First Czechoslovak Republic
and celebrating

under the auspices of the President of The Czech Academy of Sciences

organized by SVU in collaboration with the SVU Praha Chapter and Metropolitan University Prague,
with the key social events sponsored by the Standing Senate Commission on Compatriots Living Abroad,
supported by U.S. Embassy Prague,
the Czech Senate,
and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

Projekt je podpořený grantem Velvyslanectví USA v Praze.
Projekt je podpořený grantem Ministerstva zahraničních věcí České republiky.
Společenské části kongresu*) jsou pořádány Stálou komisí Senátu pro krajany žijící v zahraničí.

Call for Papers:
Papers are solicited within the central theme in the areas of
American studies, history, international relations, culture, scientific and economic cooperation, etc.
Proposals are welcome at: (please note the time slots are limited at this point).
Deadline for 300-w abstracts of the accepted presentations: May 15, 2018.

Registration is mandatory for security reasons.


In case you prefer a check payment, you can use this alternative mail-in form.

Pozn. pro členy Pražské skupiny: Registrace u paní Svobodové.

Program Outline:
Day 1 … Tuesday, July 10:
3 PM: Congress Opening, Knights Hall, Wallenstein Palace *)
Day 2 … Wednesday, July 11:
10 AM: Diplomatic Panel opening the Academic Sessions, MUP Campus
5:30 PM: Concert by Prague Film Orchestra, Wallenstein Garden *)
Day 3 … Thursday, July 12:
10 AM: Exclusive screening of a documentary on Prague Spring 1968 –
opening the Academic Sessions, MUP Campus

The City of Prague:
You may wish to download the 2018 Official City Brochure (PDF) and the Metro Map (PDF).
You may also wish to consult the Official Tourist Website.

As you can see on the map through the location links on this page,
the MUP Campus is on Metro Line A – Strasnicka (a 10-minute metro ride from Mustek).

Find what you like at or other reservation system,
anywhere you like in this beautiful city.

There is also a budget accommodation option on the campus, with a limited capacity: Hotel Juno
Discounted rates for the registered participants: CZK 900 for single, 1300 double, 1600 triple room
ONLY through (mention “SVU” in the Subject line). Valid through March 31, 2018.

You may send your requests for more information or hotel guidance to: