The welcome reception with snacks and drinks is taking place at the impressive Natural History Museum Vienna. This infamous institution, dating back into the monarchy is home to world-famous and unique objects, such as the 29,500-year-old Venus of Willendorf, the Steller’s sea cow that became extinct over 200 years ago, and enormous dinosaur skeletons. Further highlights in the 39 exhibit halls include the world’s largest and oldest public collection of meteorites, as well as the permanent anthropological exhibition on the origins and development of humans.
The welcome reception takes place on Sunday, 10 September 2017, at 19:00
The conference dinner will be held at the Vienna City hall, one of the most splendid amongst the numerous monumental buildings along Vienna's. Designed by Friedrich Schmidt (1825-1891), it was erected between 1872 and 1883.
It will take place on Thursday, 14 September 2017, at 19:30
Steckerlfisch, translated as “fish on a stick” is a traditional fish dish served along the Upper Danube for centuries. Fish caught in the Danube, mostly cyprinids like nase, barbel and chub, but today also different salmonids are barbecued over the dried pomace of apple and pear cider, giving them a smoky grilled flavour, traditionally served with black bread and a glass of beer or cider.
The Steckerlfisch evening is taking place on Tuesday, 12 Sep 2017, at 19:00
Sturgeon Student's Party
Sturgeons, Drinks and Rock`n Roll at the students bar. Stay tuned for more information.
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