Key Dates

Abstract Deadline

15 February 2016

Early Bird closes

30 April 2016

Registration Deadline

20 June 2016

Post Tour Registration Deadline

16 May 2016

On Site Registration

On-site Registration
will open on Sunday August 28 in San Giovanni in Monte Cloister and from Monday August 29 in Belmeloro Complex

Second Announcement

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Social Activities

Social Activities for accompanying person
(Included in the registration fee)

Guided Tour in the Centre of Bologna
A lovely guided tour will reveal the magic of Bologna. You will discover the medieval city centre by walking through its streets and by visiting the main attractions such as: Piazza del Nettuno and Piazza Maggiore, San Petronio, Archiginnasio (the seat of the first University), the Church of Santa Maria della Vita, the old food market, Piazza della Mercanzia, the two Towers, etc.

When: From Monday to Saturday at 4:45 pm. Sunday at 10:30 am.
* If you would like to participate please send an email to by July 20.

City Tour – Bologna by Bus
Explore the city travelling by bus and admire the monuments, the ancient buildings, the squares.

When: Everyday
* If you would like to participate please send an email to by July 20.

Other interesting activities
(not included in the registration fee)

San Luca Express
Do you like nature? This is the chance to see Bologna from one of the best perspectives, the Sanctuary on the San Luca hill side. The bus will unfold the beauty of Bologna with the stop at the top of the hill to admire the landscape.
When: Everyday. Trips start from 9:45 a.m. (for more information on timetable please visit the City Red Bus website).
Price: € 10,00

Tour to the City Museum (Palazzo Pepoli) with Audioguide
Explore the history of Bologna: culture and traditions from the Medieval age to our days.
When: from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (for more information please visit Genus Bononiae website).
Price: € 13,00

Visit to the Museum of Contemporary Art (Mambo)
Explore the modern history of Bologna by discovering Contemporary Art masterpieces.
from Tuesday to Sunday, starting at noon (for more information please visit Mambo website).
€ 6,00