Conference time and location

August 26-31, 2007

Grand Hotel Toplice at Lake Bled
Cesta svobode 12
4260 Bled, Slovenia

Wireless internet connection will be available to all the participants at the venue site.

Travel information

Information on visa requirements for entering Slovenia (same as for other EU countries) are available at the Ministry of foreign affairs web pages. In case an invitation letter is needed please contact organizers at

Slovenia is reachable through Ljubljana airport, connected on a daily basis to all major European airports. Bled is located around 30 kilometers northwest of the airport. Taxi and rent-a-car services are readily available upon arrival. Information on railway connections may be useful for participants from Europe (closest train station to Bled is Lesce-Bled), which is in the walking distance from the conference site.

Technical aspects of the stay at Bled (hotel reservation and payment, organized transportation from the Ljubljana airport to the conference site) will be handled by Albatros travel agency, which will provide special conference rates. This form as well is provided at the registration page. At Bled, conference site, hotels, restaurants and small shops are all within the walking distance.

The organizers can not offer assistance for getting visas or travel arrangements; please turn to the nearest Slovenian embassy regarding consular matters and to the travel agency of your choice regarding transportation to Slovenia. In case a letter of invitation is needed, please contact the organisers at