2013 SVU REGIONAL CONFERENCE
“CZECHS, SLOVAKS, AND NORTH AMERICA:
DESTINATION, EXAMPLE, OPPORTUNITY”
University of Washington Seattle, WA
Terry Hall, 1101 NE Campus Pkwy – Check in
Alder Hall, 1315 NE Campus Pkwy – Academic Program
Poplar Hall, 1302 NE Campus Pkwy – Accommodation
Under the Patronage of
H. E. Petr Gandalovič, Ambassador of the Czech Republic,
H.E. Petr Kmec, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic.
We gratefully acknowledge the support of The Center for Czech Education and Culture, The Slavic Department, The Ellison Center for Russian, East European, and Asian Studies of the University of Washington, and in cooperation with The Washington State Czech and Slovak Genealogical Special Interest Group.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, August 30
2 pm. – 5 pm. Registration (Terry Hall)
4 pm. – 6 pm. Social get-together (Poplar Hall)
Dinner on your own. There are many interesting restaurants close by.
Saturday, Aug. 31
9 am – 12 noon Registration (Alder Hall)
9 am – 10:15 am Opening of the conference (Alder Hall auditorium)
9:30 am– 12 pm Academic programs (Alder Hall)
1 pm – 5 pm Academic programs (Alder Hall)
6 pm – 8 pm Banquet (TBD)
Sunday, Sept. 1
9 am – 12:30 pm Academic program (Alder Hall, rooms 103,104,105)
2 pm – 5 pm Seattle City Bus Tour (Pick-up at Poplar Hall)
Exhibit of Czech glass with Brychta figurines and perfume bottles at (Alder Hall). Those who are staying longer might want to visit the famous “Bumper shoot Arts and Music Festival” at Seattle Center (Aug. 31-September 2).