Program Schedule

November 30, 2010
17:00-19:00 Registration
19:00 Welcome drink - Hotel Habak uk - congress center
December 1, 2010
8:00-17:00 Registration
8:45-9:00 Opening Ceremony, room Minařik
9:00-10:00 Keynote by Prof. Roberto Baldoni, room Minařik
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:15 Morning session 1a                    Morning session 1b
room Minařik                               room Priol
12:15-13:45 Lunch
13:45-14:15 Invited Speech by Chao (video), room Minařik
14:15-16:00 Afternoon session, room Minařik
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:00 Speech by Microsoft, Oliver Zofiè, room Minařik
18:00-21:00 Sightseing of Maribor with the dinner in wine cellar, Meeting point – Habakuk Hotel Lobby
December 2, 2010
8:00-17:00 Registration
9:00-10:00 Keynote by Prof. Denis Trèek, room Minařik
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:15 Morning session, room Minařik
12:15-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:15 Afternoon session 1, room Minařik
15:15-15:45 Coffee break
15:45-17:30 Afternoon session 2, room Minařik
20:00-22:00 Conference Dinner, Hotel Habakuk
December 3, 2010
9:00-10:00 Morning session 1a                    Morning session 1b
room Minařik                               room Priol
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:45 Morning session 2a                    Morning session 2b
room Minařik                               room Priol
11:45-12:00 Closing session, room Minařik
14:00 Excursion (Optional), Sightseing of Graz Kristkindlmarkt, Austria
December 4, 2010
8:00 Excursion (Optional), Trip to the Postojna cave and Bled, Slovenia

Social events

Sightseing of Maribor with the dinner Time: 1.12.2010, 18:00

English guided sightseeing will present you all the secret and special parts of conference host city Maribor. A walk around the old city centre will tell you about its history.

Wine and culinary form an important part of the Slovene and Štajerska tradition. Mariborians appreciate their wine and the tasty specialties of their cuisine. The excursion includes the transport and the dinner in wine cellar where wine tasting will take place as well.



Gala dinner in hotel Habakuk Time: 2.12.2010

Gala dinner will take place in elite five-star hotel Habakuk, where you will enjoy in slovenian cuisine and the top class service.



Trip to the Postojna cave and Bled (optional) Time: 4.12.2010      Price: around 70€

Breathtaking trip to slovenian natural jewel will be fully organised for the matter of the conference and guided in English. Comfortable busses will take you to western part of our country known for its variety. Firstly we will explore Postojna cave with special cave train that will take us to the heart of slovenian Karst.

After »underground adventure« you will be able to try traditional slovenian cousine. Slovenia is known for its dishes full of rich flavours acompanied with great wines.

Our trip will continue to Bled, one of the most famous parts in central Europe. Bled castle, located above the lake, attracts visitors with it sage and architecture.