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Venue

Principal conference venue

All conference events, with the exception of plenary sessions, i.e. keynote speeches,  will be held at Anglo-American University main building in the heart of Prague’s historical Malá Strana (Lesser Town) district.

Address: Letenská 5, Praha 1 – Malá Strana.

Keynote speeches venue

The keynote speeches will be open to general public. Therefore they will be held at Charles University Faculty of Art’s main building, which provides larger lecture halls than Anglo-American University building.

The Faculty of Arts building is located less than ten minutes walk away from the Anglo-American University building. For the walking directions, see bellow.

Address: náměstí Jana Palacha 2, Praha 1 – Staré Město.

How to get to there

The principal conference venue is easily accessible by public transportation, being located only about three minutes walk from the nearest Metro and tram station. We strongly encourage all participants to use public transportation, which is fast, reliable, safe, and cheap, to get to the conference venue. Even if you drive to Prague, we strongly recommend that you leave your car at your hotel or at one of the “Park and Ride” car parks located by Metro stations at the outskirts of Prague. The centre of Prague is very difficult to navigate by car and parking spots are both hard to find and relatively expensive.

From Václav Havel Airport Prague

Take Bus No. 119 to Nádraží Veleslavín (terminal stop). Transfer to Metro (A, or Green line). Travel four stops in the direction of Depo Hostivař. Get off at Malostranská station. For the walking directions from Malostranská station, see bellow. (This trip should take about 30-40 minutes.)

From the Main Railway Station (Praha – Hlavní nádraží)

Take Metro (C, or Red line) in the direction of Háje. Get off on the first stop (Muzeum) and transfer to the A (or Green) line. Travel three stops in the direction of Nemocnice Motol to Malostranská station. For the walking directions from Malostranská station, see bellow. (This trip should take about 15-20 minutes.)

From the Metropol Hotel

Take Tram No. 22 from Národní třída (about two minutes walk from the hotel) in the direction of Bílá Hora. Travel five stops and get off at Malostranská. (This trip should take about 10-15 minutes.)

From a different location in Prague

Use public transportation to get to Malostranská Metro / Tram station. For the walking directions from Malostranská station, see bellow. To plan your trip, you may use either this site or Google Maps public transport directions.

Walking directions from Malostranská station

Walk towards the nearest traffic lights. Cross the street, then turn right. Walk about 100 meters.

From Malostranská tram stop:

From Malostranská Metro station:

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Getting from the principal conference venue to the Keynote speeches venue

Turn right on Letenská street, cross the traffic lights and continue walking across the bridge. On the other side of the bridge, cross the street at the traffic lights. Turn to your left and cross the street again. The Faculty of Arts building is in front of you.