Palacký University Olomouc
Palacký University Olomouc is a university with a long-standing tradition. Founded in the 16th century, it is the oldest university in Moravia and the second-oldest university in the Czech Republic. Today it is a modern higher education facility with a wide range of study programmes and rich offerings of scientific and research activities.
Palacký University Arts centre
The conference will take place on the university grounds in the beautiful buildings of The Jesuit College in the Arts Centre of Palacký University (Univerzitní 3, 779 00 Olomouc).
The lecture rooms are equipped with PCs (with Windows OS, MS Office and a pdf reader), data projectors and speakers. Please bring your presentation on a USB flash drive, upload it onto the computer before your session starts, and check whether all is in order. You might want to save your presentation as a PDF file as well so as to make sure that you have a backup.
WiFi access will be available via Eduroam network or a guest account.
Log-in information will be provided at the registration desk.
Olomouc had always ranked among the most important cities of the Kingdom of Bohemia. With its convenient location, ancient university and spiritual, cultural and craft traditions, Olomouc has been for centuries a natural centre of Moravia, attractive to artists, intellectuals and businessmen.
Key facts about the city:
- with its 101,892 inhabitants, Olomouc is the 6th largest city in the Czech Republic and the centre of the fertile Haná region
- the second most important (after Prague) Historical Centre in the Czech Republic
- located in the heart of Moravia, which it was the capital of in the past
- now the seat of ancient Palacký University, the, the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra and a number of high-ranking museums and theaters