Central European Joint Programme
of Doctoral Studies in Theoretical Physics

School on Particle Physics, Gravity and Cosmology
Dubrovnik, 21 August - 2 September 2006

(25th July, 2006)

PHONE CONTACTS DURING THE SCHOOL

Dubrovnik University (switchboard) that will be valid from August, 20 to September 3:
+385 (0)20 445 744 (from 9.00 to 19.00)

Organizer contact: +385 (0)91 950 9951

Gulliver agency: +385 (0)98 373 274

LECTURES

Lectures will be held at the University of Dubrovnik address: Cira Carica 4,

Morning 9:00 – 10:00, 10:00 – 11:00, 11:30 – 12:30
Afternoon 15:00 – 16:00, 16:00 – 17:00, 17:30 – 19:00
Coffee break 11:00 – 11:30, 17:00 – 17:30

MEALS

Restaurant Orsan, starting with dinner on Sunday, August 20; finishing with breakfast on Sunday, September 3.

Location: Ivana Zajca 2, 20000 Dubrovnik; Telephone: +385 (0)20 435 933

Breakfast 7:30 – 9:00
Lunch* 13:00 – 15:00
Dinner 19:15 – 21:00

*There is a possibility to order a take-away lunch; however, it is necessary to inform the personnel at the restaurant the day before.

PAYMENT

It is desirable that the payment be made before the School. Otherwise it should be made upon registration at the registration desk. It will be possible to pay using all major credit cards.

REGISTRATION

Registration desk at the University of Dubrovnik address: Cira Carica 4
will be opened on:

Sunday, 20th August 13:00 – 18:00
Monday, 21st August from 8:00
Monday, 28th August from 8:00

Upon registration you will receive all the necessary information for your stay in Dubrovnik and at the School.

TRAVELLING

Would you be so kind as to inform Gulliver Travel of your time of arrival and departure, as well as means of transportation, once you have made your travel reservation.

REACHING UNIVERSITY and/or YOUR LODGING

The address of the University is: Cira Carica 4

Once you arrive to Dubrovnik you can proceed directly to your room. In case you need assistance to find your room, you can find us at the University, or call one of the contact numbers (+385 (0)20 445 744, +385 (0)91 950 9951, +385 (0)98 373 274).

University will be open on working days from 9.00 to 19.00; on Saturday, August 19, from 10.00 to 17.00; on Sunday, August 20, from 12.00 to 19.00; on Saturday, August 26 and September 2, from 9.00 to 12.30; on Sunday, August 27 and September 3, the University is closed.

FROM THE AIRPORT

The bus from airport departs after each flight and will take you to the main bus station in Dubrovnik. The price of a single ticket is 30 KN.

There will be a contact person at the airport on August 20, 21, 26, 27.

You can also take a taxi from the airport. The price is around 220 KN (~ 30 Euro) to get to University or to your lodging.

From the bus station, there is a local bus number 7 to Babin Kuk. Ask the driver where to get off for the University of Dubrovnik. The bus leaves every half an hour to 40 minutes.

One bus ticket is 10 KN if bought on the bus and 8 KN if bought at the kiosk stand.

The price of taxi from the bus station to the University or to your lodging is around 60 KN (~ 8 Euro).

FROM THE MAIN PORT IN GRUZ

If travelling by boat, you will arrive to Port Gruz. From the port, there is a local bus number 7 to Babin Kuk, as described above.

The price of taxi from the port to the University or to your lodging is around 60 KN (~ 8 Euro).

TRAVELLING INSIDE DUBROVNIK

The bus from the University of Dubrovnik to the Old Town (Pile gate) is number 6, line Pile – Babin Kuk. It leaves every 10 minutes.

One bus ticket is 10 KN if bought on the bus and 8 KN if bought at a kiosk stand. There is also a day ticket for 25 KN.

Taxi service phone number: +385 (0)20 970

SOCIAL EVENTS

RECEPTION AT SPONZA PALACE
WELCOME ADDRESS BY THE MAYOR OF DUBROVNIK

Reception buffet will take place on Tuesday, August 22 at 20.00 h at the Sponza Palace in the Old Town http://www.dubrovnik-apartments.com/mapa_grad.htm

address: Placa bb

EXCURSION

The excursion to the Elafite Island will take place on Sunday, August 27. It will be a day-trip which will start after breakfast.

For all the details please pay attention to the notice board which will be at the University.

LECTURE ON DUBROVNIK

“Dubrovnik: History of a Harmony”, Wednesday, August 30, from 18.30 h.

The lecture on Dubrovnik will be held by professor Neven Budak, from the Department of History, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb.

The lecture will take place in the historical library of the State Archives in Dubrovnik, situated in the Old Town.

address: Sv. Dominika 1

CONFERENCE DINNER

Conference dinner will take place on Wednesday, August 30 at 20.00 h at the restaurant “Dubrovnik” in the Old Town

address: Marojice Kaboge 5

Map of the Old Town:
http://www.dubrovnik-apartments.com/mapa_grad.htm

Map of Dubrovnik:
http://www.dubrovnik-online.com/maps/index.php?l=en

INTERNET ACCESS

Wireless (CISCO) internet access will be possible inside University. There will also be several computers available for web browsing.

READINGS

Some speakers have given a list of references which are recommended as useful reading; the corresponding list can be found on our web site:
http://cepgc.phy.hr/dubrovnik06/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=14&Itemid=19

PREPRINT EXHIBITION

Participants in the school will have the possibility to exhibit their (1-3) recent papers. A desk will be reserved for this purpose.

WEATHER

The weather is usually very warm during the day (25-30°C). A light jacket or sweater might be useful in the evening. The sea temperature is around 23°C.