General Information

The conference will be held in Tartu, Estonia October 24-25th 2008.  Detail information 

The Conference will take place in Conference Centre of Dorpat Hotel ( in Tartu, Estonia. The hotel is situated on the bank of the River Emajõgi in the centre of Tartu.

Tartu – a city of good thoughts
Tartu has population of 101,246 (Population Census data from 2000) and an area of 38.8 square kilometers. As the centre of southern Estonia, it is the second largest city in the country and the oldest in the Baltic States. The first written records of Tartu date from 1030. Lying 185 kilometers south of Tallinn, it is also the centre of Southern Estonia. The Emajõgi River, which connects the two largest lakes of Estonia, flows for a length of 10 kilometers within the city’s borders and adds colour to the city.

Tartu is a museum-rich hanseatic city but also a modern city with a rich historical heritage and culture. One of Tartu ´s most important historical monument is St. John´s Church with it is thousand terracotta sculptures. In and around Tartu one can find abundant opportunities for recreation and leisure. See and for more information

The University of Tartu can look back on its history of 375 years. On 30 June 1632, King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden signed the Foundation Decree of Academia Dorpatensis which enables to mark the beginning of our university's distinguished history.

Conference language is English.

Simultaneous translation is not provided.

A Certificate of Attendance will be available for all delegates