Social events

As usual, we have prepared some unforgettable social events, some of them as optional.

Opening reception: Wednesday evening, May 11

The opening reception will be held at the Park Inn lobby restaurant. You can relax with your friends, having small snacks and drinks.

Welcome drinks in 2006 and 2009 Hotel Park Inn Krakow****

Thursday evening, May 12

You are welcome to join a complimentary social event on Thursday, May 12, visiting the Wieliczka Salt Mine ( It  is one of the most valuable cultural monuments inPoland, visited each year by over a million tourists from around the world. It is also a world class historical monument and as such is inscribed in UNESCO’s First World List of Cultural and Natural Heritage.

The tour will be followed by dinner.

Wieliczka salt mine


Friday evening, May 13

On Friday, May 13, Krakowsightseeing tour can be organised (as optional), followed by dinner, music performance and dancing with folk group Juhasz (, with preliminary individual dancing course.

Krakow and the Juhasz group
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As second optional social, you can visit and see Auschwitz, as a network of concentration and extermination camps built and operated in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during the Second World War.

Main entrance to Auschwitz Original transport-box Children from Auschwitz
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Registration for events will be open latter, in January 2011.


Contact us

Please send us an indication of your preliminary interest at the meeting (participation, scientific programme, presentation, sponsorship and any other ideas) and do not hesitate to contact us if you require further information:


Joanna Rownicka-Zubik (local issues)


Romana Kurkova (poster sessions)


Renata Siederova (payments)



Adam Grochowalski
(SC chair, scientific programme)


Tomas Ocelka
(LOC chair)