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Conference information


Teatro Massimo Comunale
Via del Teatro
Syracuse, Sicily


Conference language

English (Plenary sessions also in Italian)

Social events

Welcome reception

On Thursday 22 June at 18:00 the welcome reception will be held at the conference venue Teatro Massimo Comunale.
The reception is included in the registration fee.

Conference dinner

The conference dinner will be held on 23 June 2017 at 20:00 at the Des Etrangers Hotel which is located 5 minutes from the conference venue. Here will be served delicious Italian food and drinks.

Address: Passeggio Adorno, 10/12 | 96100 Siracusa

The price for the dinner is € 55. Tickets for the dinner can be booked throught the online registration system.

About Siracusa

Known by many to be the shining star of Sicily, Siracusa was once a bustling metropol of the ancient Mediterrenean world.
Today Siracusa is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and has attractions and sights to suit every taste and interest. The city is full of charming baroque houses plenty of unique sights such as Piazza del Duomo, the Orthygia Island, the old Greek Theatre and Fontana Arethusa, just to mention a few.
In addition to all of this, Siracusa is also a city of the sea - this means that visitors are surrounded by a scenic view of the cobalt sea, and have no reason not to indulge in the delicious Sicilian seafood.

The history of Siracusa dates back to 734 BC, when it was settled by the ancient Greek populations of the Corinthians and Teneans.

For more information about the historical city of Siracusa, we recommend you to go to: Visit Sicily

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