Conference venue and how to get there


The conference will be held in the facilities of the National House of Vinohrady.

National House of Vinohrady (NHV)
Namesti Miru 9
120 53 Prague 2

The NHV is located in the city centre and is easily accessible by public transport. The metro station as well as the tram station "Namesti Miru" (Peace Square) are within 1 minute walking distance.

How to get around in Prague

Prague has very convenient public transportation. It takes approximately 8 minutes to commute between Prague central station ("Praha Hlavni nadrazi") and the conference hall. From the central station take the metro C to "Muzeum" and then the metro A to "Namesti miru".
Please find further information on public transport and connections on the website of the Prague public transport company.

For further information, please also visit the official tourist website for Prague:

How to get to the zoo

All conference participants and accompanying guests who have registered have free admission to Prague Zoo from Sunday, 7th October to Friday, 12th October. Please be prepared to present your name badge at the entrance gates to obtain free entry.

Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
U Trojského zámku 3/120
171 00 Praha 7

You can easily reach the zoo by public transport:

  • From the main conference venue "National House of Vinohrady" you walk 5 minutes to the metro station "I.P. Pavlova" (follow the street „Náměstí Míru“, then turn into the street „Jugoslávská“)
  • at metro station „I.P. Pavlova“ you take line „C“ (Šdirection "Letňany") to „Nádraží Holešovice
  • switch to bus No. 112 and get off at bus stop "Zoologická zahrada"; here is the main entrance of the zoo
  • a one way public transport ticket costs 32 CZK

A map of the zoo can be downloaded here.

How to get to Prague

Prague is easily accessible by car, train and airplane. Many major airlines offer service to Prague airport (Vaclav Havel Airport Prague - PRG)

From the airport it takes about 40 minutes to get to the conference venue by public transport. You can take the bus 119 from airport Terminal 1 or 2 to "Nadrazi veleslavin". From there, take the metro A to "Namesti miru".

Travel VISA information

Please have a look at the Schengen VISA information website and check whether you need a VISA to attend our conference in Prague, Czech Republic. If you are from one of the countries listed under the ‘Who needs a Schengen VISA’ section, you will need a VISA.