Social program

Welcome Dinner at the Congress Venue

Friday, 06 October, 2017 (20.20 - 22.00)
Dress code: Casual
Price: free for congress participants

Participants, accompanying persons and exhibitors can meet in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy Hungarian cuisine and music. Congress dinner is included in the registration fee.

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Budapest Sightseeing tour

Saturday, 07 October, 2017 (10.00 - 14.00)
Departure: from Congress Venue
Departure time: 10:00
Price: 50 EUR /guest 

The tour takes 3-4 hours with stops at historical places. During the tour, guests can get acquainted with the major attractions of the capital of Hungary. Transfer is included. (Minimum 20 people)

Sunday, 08 October, 2017 (14.30 - 18.30)
Departure: from Congress Venue
Departure time: 14:30
Price: 50 EUR /guest 

The tour takes 3-4 hours with stops at historical places. During the tour, guests can get acquainted with the major attractions of the capital of Hungary. Transfer is included. (Minimum 20 people)


Lake Balaton and the Porcelain Manufactory of Herend

Monday, 09 October, 2017
Departure: from Congress Venue
Departure time: 08:00
Price: 89 EUR /guest (Tour includes a bus transfer, English language guiding, lunch and entrance fees mentioned above.)

Bus transfer from the Congress Venue to the small town of Herend. We will visit the world famous manufactory, where porcelain production stared in 1826. We will see a short film, followed by a visit to miniature factory where you can see how the porcelain is made and decorated. There is also an excellent collection from the most valuable historical pieces of the company. We will finish our visit in the Café, where we will treat you with a coffee or tea from a real Herend cup. There is a factory store where you can also purchase some original Herend porcelain.
After the visit we will drive to Tihany, it is a peninsula at Lake Balaton. Due to its unique location, you can enjoy an amazing view over the lake. You can enjoy a Hungarian lunch with a glass of wine from the region. After lunch we will visit the Tihany Abbey which was founded in 1055 and has a unique interior with a royal tomb in its crypt.
We will also visit Balatonfüred on our way home, and take a walk along the promenade. The town was the first resort town at Lake Balaton in the 19th century.
​Bus transfer back to the hotel. We plan to arrive back to the hotel around 6 pm. (Minimum 10 people)