Key Dates

Abstract submission: 15.08.2019
Notification of abstract acceptance: 26.08.2019
Early bird registration: before 26.08.2019
Late registration: after 26.08.2019
Deadline for payment of early bird registration fee: before 26.08.2019
Cancellataion of participation without penalty: before 15.08.2019

About St. Petersburg

Oh act of Peter, I’m in love
with your strict and structured form,
the Neva’s commanding course,
its granite banks, the design
in the iron railings, the translucent
dusk and sheen of the moonless,
dream-soaked nights.
A. Pushkin

Saint Petersburg founded by Peter Great in 1703, can rightly be called one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, united in its appearance European and Russian, architectural tradition.

Saint Petersburg is one of the largest world centers of international cooperation, processing rich cultural and historical heritage. It is Russia’s largest transport and logistic unit, the largest port on the Baltic Sea.

Due to its strong scientific potential St. Petersburg is well-known on the map of Europe and recommended as proven comfortable place to discuss and formulate positions on scientific strategic issues.

● The Cultural Capital of Russia
● «Open Air Museum»
> 80 museums
> 100 historical places
> 500 bridges
● #21 the Top 25 Europe Destinations (2018, Traveller’s Choice TripAdvisor)
● Europe’s Best Tourist Destination (2017, World Travel Awards)
● Architectural appearance created by G. Mattarnovi, J.-B.Leblon, D. Trezzini, G. Quarenghi, Rastrelli, A. Montferrand
● «Northern Palmira»

Useful Information During your Stay:
Area code + 7 (812)
Tourist helpline, city information center: +7 (812) 30 30 555
Emergencies: Emergency Control Ministry – 01, Police – 02, Ambulance – 03, for mobile phones – 112

The St Petersburg Metro is one of the most beautiful underground railway systems we have ever encountered.
Working hours from 5:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Price fare – 45 rubles.

​Ground public transport operates from 6:00 to 24:00
​- Buses, trams and trolleybuses. Price for the ticket for 1 person – 40 rubles.

The distance from Pulkovo Airport to the venue is 30 minutes.
You can get from airport to this metro station:
– by city bus № 39
The bus stops in front of arrival area of airoport. It runs between airport and metro station “Moskovskaya" every 12-20 min. from 5:30 a.m untill 01:30 a.m. It takes around 30-35 min.
– by commercial bus №К39
The bus stops in front of arrival area of airoport. It runs between airport and metro station “Moskovskaya" every 5 min. from 7 a.m untill 11 p.m. It takes around 30-35 min.

Systems Yandex taxi, Uber work quickly on the territory of St. Petersburg.

– was the capital of Russia from 1712 to 1918
– had three different names in its history: Petrograd, Leningrad, St.Petersburg
– has one of the deepest metro in the world (for example, Admiralteiskaya metro station is 120 meters deep)
– has more bridges than any other city in the Europe (about 800 bridges)
– has more than 200 museums
– is part of the UNESCO's World Heritage List

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