Practical information

Conference venues

DAY 1 – CONFERENCE

Old Town Hall with Astronomical Clock

  • Address: Old Town Square (Staroměstské náměstí), Prague 1 – Old Town
  • Venue name in Czech:
    "Staroměstská radnice"
  • 5-10min walk from the conference hotel Metropol and Evald Cinema, which are both at "Národní třída" metro/tram stop.
  • Other public transport stops nearby: Metro stops "Staroměstská" and "Můstek"; tram stops: "Staroměstská", "Právnická fakulta",  "Karlovy lázně", "Dlouhá"
  • Access to the building via the Tourist Information Centre on the left of the Astronomical Clock, then up to 2nd floor.
DAY 1 – MOVIE

Evald
Cinema

  • Address: Národní 60/28,
    Prague 1 – Old Town
  • Venue name in Czech:
    "Kino Evald"
  • Just next to hotel Metropol and metro/tram stop "Národní třída".
  • Access to other conference hotels: Tram 9 to stop "Újezd" (Hotel Malá Strana), or same line further to stop "Anděl" (Hotel Vienna House)
DAY 2 – CONFERENCE

Czernin Palace
(Foreign Ministry)

  • Address: Loretánské náměstí 5,
    Prague 1 – Hradčany
  • Venue name in Czech:
    "Černínský palác"
  • The venue is 5min walk from tram stop "Pohořelec".
  • From Hotel Metropol and Hotel Malá Strana take tram 22.
  • From Hotel Vienna House take tram 12 or 20 to stop "Malostranská", then change to tram 22 (you can change earlier as the trams go paralell for a few stops).

Conference hotels

Conference participans pay their accommodation costs, unless arranged otherwise.
We recommend staying in one of the following hotels:

Design Metropol Hotel Prague****
We recommend this hotel for most convenience.

Address: Národní 33, Prague 1
Approx. price: 110 EUR incl. breakfast

To conference venues:
Located in the Old Town, walking distance (5-10min) to the Old Town Hall, and right next to the Evald Cinema where Monday program ends. On direct tram line (22) to Czernin palace – morning meeting point and a guide will be arranged for guests who want to to take the tram together. 

To the airport/train:
A public airport shuttle bus from the airport goes near the hotel, and there is a direct tram (9) to the main train station.

Links: Booking.com, official website

Hotel Malá Strana***
We recommend this hotel to those on budget, who are able to get around town by themselves.

Address: Melnická 9, Prague 1
Approx. price: 55 EUR incl. breakfast*

To conference venues:
Located in the Old Town but further from the venues. Two stops on a tram (line 22 or 9) plus 5-10min walk to the Old Town Hall and the Evald Cinema where Monday program ends. Direct tram line (22) to Czernin palace. No morning meeting point and guide. 

To the airport/train:
Airport shuttle provided by the hotel (extra cost). Airport by public transport approx 1 hour. Direct tram (9) to the main train station.

Links: Booking.com, official website

Vienna House Andel’s Prague****
We recommend this hotel to those who travel with someone who was booked into this hotel by FES.

Address: Stroupeznickeho 21, Prague 5
Approx. price: 90 EUR incl. breakfast*

To conference venues:
This is where speakers paid by FES stay. The hotel is in Anděl district, slightly further from both conference venues. Those are accessible by public transport system: Old Town Hall on direct tram (9) + 5-10min walk; Czernin Palace on a combination of trams.

To the airport/train:
Airport shuttle provided by the hotel (extra cost). Airport by public transport approx 1 hour. Direct tram (9) to the main train station.

Links: Booking.com, official website

*Approximate price at the time of compiling this information; prices can rise closer to the conference date.
We do not have any fixed price agreement with any of the hotels nor any rooms pre-booked.

Contacts

Vanda Proskova

Conference Coordinator vanda@praguevision.org
Mobile +420 728 407 661
(also WhatsApp)

Vanda is the conference coordinator and the main contact point for general questions. She's in charge of travel and hotels for guests paid by PragueVision.

Kristyna Chynavova

Media & Registrations kristyna@praguevision.org
Mobile +420 606 545 905 (also WhatsApp)

Kristyna is the main contact point for media, handles registration of participants, and will assist with various tasks during the conference.

Jana Jedlickova

PragueVision Chair jana@praguevision.org
Mobile +420 775 856 879
(also WhatsApp)

Jana oversees the conference, takes care of the conference website, materials, and will assist during the conference.

Thomas Oellermann

FES Contact Person thomas.oellermann@fesprag.cz Mobile +420 734 570 598


Thomas organizes travel and accommodation for speakers paid by FES and can assist in German language.

Alyn Ware

PNND Global Coordinator alyn@pnnd.org
Mobile +420 773 638 867
(also WhatsApp)

Alyn organizes international promotion of the conference and serves as a link with international guests.