Social Event at the First Workshop Day (5.9.2017) - Feel the history of car industry!
Explore the History of TATRA Cars and Trucks!
In the evening of the first workshop day the reception will be in the TATRA musem in Koprivnice (it is 30km far from Ostrava). The workshops on 5.9.2017 will end at 16.30 and the buses leave at 17.00 from the conference location.
Attendees will receive the famous Radegast beer and some snacks as well.
The wizzard (Slavic god Radegast) of the region is according to myths "Radegast". ( He loves the nature and woods and is very similar to Radagast which is the wizzard in the Tolkien books "The Hobbit" and "Lord of the Rings". There is a Radegast beer in the region and we will organise Radegast beer for the attendees. And Radegast was proclaimed as the Slavic god of hospitality" and therefore all are
welcome for tasting Radegast beer.
Social Event on the First Conference Day (7.9.2017) - Feel the Industry Revolution of the 19th Century and meet the Czech Culture
Experience the industry heart of Ostrava from 19th and 20th century Lower Vítkovice (Czech: Dolni oblast Vitkovice). Lower Vitkovice is a national site of industrial heritage located in the Vitkovice district of Ostrava in the Czech Republic. It includes an extensive industrial area Víikovice ironworks with a unique collection of industrial architecture. A set of three successive parts - coal mine, coke ovens and blast furnace operations. The area is registered in the list of European cultural heritage and was placed on the Czech Republic's list of tentative UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2001 under the name The Industrial Complexes at Ostrava. See also the Vitkovice.
Tour - feel the industry revolution!
The social event will take place directly in the Lower Vitkovice area. You will get the feeling of hard work in coke ovens and blast furnace during a tour around this magnificent industrial place that will end up on the top of the furnace in Bolt Tower cafe where you can enjoy the view of the historical and also current industrial part Ostrava and surroundings.
Czech beer, food and dance!
After the tour you will have an opportunity to taste the famous Czech beer together with your fellow business and research partners and enjoy the Czech traditional food and dance. Dinner and evening entertainment will take place in one of the Lower area historical building. The spirit of the place, heavy machinery surroundings during the dinner and taste of the Czech culture will create a great mixture of feelings and experience that you will remember for a long time!
Join this year again to learn about Czech culture and industrial history!
Place: Ostrava, Dolni oblast Vitkovice
Time: 19:00 - 24:00
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