Social program

5th of October, 18-19:30, Welcome cocktail at the Hyatt Regency hotel

6th of October, 19:00-20.30, Reception at the City Hall of Belgrade

7th of October, 19-20, Opening of the Art Exhibition 'The Future of the Past' at the Crowne Plaza Hotel; Exhibition of paintings of Nebojsa Aleksic, one of the most prominent Serbian contemporary artists.

8th of October, 20-22, Conference dinner at the Crystal Hall at the Hyatt Regency hotel

9th of October, 19-20, Public talk at the Ceremonial Hall of the Rectorate of the University of Belgrade


If you want to meet Serbia, breathtakingly beautiful country on the mountainous Balkans, and hospitable Belgrade, its capital city, always open-hearted to all of its visitors, both rich in history and outstanding cultural heritage from the Roman, Byzantine, Medieval and modern times, we recommend you several excursions.
One-day excursion ”Vojvodina Tour”  is planned to be on October 9th and 11th while on 7th, 8th, 10th  of October half-day tours will give you an inside look at the City of Belgrade. Three half-day tours through Belgrade will be rotating providing you an opportunity to choose them depending on your availability.

Excursions will be realized if a minimum number of people is registered. Payment will be required once the excursion is guaranteed.

Sightseeing tours are optional. Payment for the tours will be on the spot, at the Tourist Information Desk in both LCWS14 conference venues.

See the list below for further details about all excursions, prices and expected duration.

Panoramic City Tour of Belgrade (October 7th, 8th, 10th)

Panoramic sightseeing by bus in combination with an enjoyable visit on foot. Walking through the city is the best way to feel its rhythm. This tour includes visit to magnificent Kalemegdan Fortress with large park area, as well as visit of one chosen Belgrade’s museum. You will get to know town core and heart of Belgrade.

Duration :   4 hours
Location :   Belgrade / wide city area
Transport : by bus /on foot
Included :   transfer, professional English speaking guide, entrance fee to the museum, refreshing drink

During the tour, lunch is not included, but there is a discount in the restaurant for the group members.
Price: 28 eur

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Royal Palace (October 7th, 8th, 10th)

The palace complex of the Karadjordjevic Dynasty in Dedinje includes the Royal Palace and the White Palace. In addition to these two magnificent mansions and the park, the visitors, accompanied by a specialized tour guide, will also visit the chapel dedicated to St Andrew the Apostle, who is the patron saint of the Royal Family. The Royal Complex is located on the highest point of Dedinje Hill with an area over 135 hectares (333 acres). Today the Royal Palace is the residence of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Alexander and his family.

Duration :  2 hours
Location :   Belgrade
Transport : by bus / on foot
Included :  transfer, professional English speaking guide, entrance fee, refreshing drink

Minimum  for the program realization is 10 persons, maximum per group is 50 persons.
Price: 40 eur

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Open Bus City Tour (October 7th, 8th, 10th)

Meet Belgrade sightseeing the streets of the city, enjoying the guide's interesting story about the history, architecture and life in Belgrade. This tour will introduce to you the central area of the city and one part of New Belgrade.

Duration: 70 min.
Price: 18 eur

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Back to the past - “A Coffee with Princess Ljubica”  (October 7th, 8th, 10th)

A Coffee with Princess Ljubica“ is a special program meant to represent the Residence of Princess Ljubica and life in Belgrade during the rule of the Š˛brenovic Dynasty. During the visit, you will be offered coffee and homemade lokum (Turkish delight). For this occasion, the guests will be hosted in the central room of the Residence, the Divan-hana.

Duration:  60 min
Location :   Belgrade
Transport : by bus
Included :  transfer, professional English speaking guide, entrance fee, refreshing drink
Price: 14eur

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“Folklore Show” (October 10th)

Transfer by bus with local English speaking guide from hotel Crowne Plaza to the hall where the guests could enjoy 45 minutes in folklore show program. The authentic national clothing, good quality music and best folk dance ensemble represent the most interesting original Serbian folk dances.

Minimum for program realization is 40 persons.

Program includes: transfer, English speaking guide assistance, one drink (glass of wine, beer, juice or mineral water)
Price: 23 eur

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”Vojvodina Tour” (October 9th  and 11th)

One-day guided bus tour in Vojvodina, province in Serbia. Due to its vast fertile land, Vojvodina has for a long time been called the "granary of Europe", and because of its multinational population, the "little Europe". Its administrative center, town of Novi Sad, is the center of cultural activity in the region, and was poetically referred to as the "Serbian Athens". On the way visit to Fruska Gora National Park which spreads along 80 km of range between the Danube and Sava river and two Serbian Orthodox monasteries Grgeteg and Krusedol. Proceed to Sremski Karlovci visit to Zivanovic Winery, sightseeing of Novi Sad and Petrovaradin Fortress – one of the most famous fortresses in Europe which is situated on the right bank of Danube river. Lunch at fantastic salash-farm 137 in Cenej village - suburb of Novi Sad that has been turned into the one of the best and most authentic tourist attractions of Vojvodina.
Package price includes: transfer, entrance fees, tourist guide, English speaking tourist  guide, lunch in restaurant, wine tasting, program organization and realization

Package price does not include: drinks during lunch, individual costs and other costs not mentioned in the program
Price:55 eur  (minimum 30 persons for realization)

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In order to enable LCWS14 participants to register at more favorable price the early-registration deadline is extended to the 15th of September
22.07.2015. LCWS14 grants
We would like to announce that several grants will be offered to PhD students to participate the conference.
The abstract submission deadline for the Calorimetry/Muons track has been moved to 17th September.
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