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
100 YEARS OF CZECH-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP

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

organized by SVU in collaboration with the Metropolitan University Prague and the SVU Praha Chapter,
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.


Registration:
Registration is mandatory.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE

Pozn. pro členy Pražské skupiny SVU: Registrujte se prosím na prague2018@svu2000.org

PROGRAM IN DETAIL (PDF DOWNLOAD)


Program Outline:
Day 1 … Tuesday, July 10:
3 PM: Congress Opening, Knights Hall, Wallenstein Palace *)
please come at 2:30 PM to reception C2 of Valdstejnska
5 PM: Vernissage Československo v proměnách Evropy 20. století.

7 PM – 8 PM: Puppet Theater by Vít Hořejš, American Center at Trziste 13

Day 2 … Wednesday, July 11:
MUP Campus at Dubečská 900/10, Prague 10
10 AM – 12:45 PM: Plenary Sessions.
1 PM – 4 PM: Academic Panels

5:30 PM – 7 PM: Concert by Prague Film Orchestra, Wallenstein Garden *)

7:30 PM – 10:30 PM: Dinner Cruise by Pavlína Moskalyková
(please reserve your ticket at prague2018@svu2000.org)

Day 3 … Thursday, July 12:
MUP Campus at Dubečská 900/10, Prague 10
10 AM – 11:50 AM: Plenary Session on Prague Spring 1968:
CZECHOSLOVAKIA – Portrait of a Tragedy
1 PM – 4 PM: Academic Panels
4 PM – 5:30 PM: Plenary Session – Youth Panel
5:30 PM – 8 PM: Reception


Inquiries:
prague2018@svu2000.org


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).


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

You may send your requests for more information or hotel guidance to:
prague2018@svu2000.org