practicalities

Time and location

The Workshop and PhD Colloquium will be held at:

Faculty of Economics and Business Zagreb

Trg J. F. Kennedy 6

HR-10000 Zagreb

CROATIA


The programme will start on 4 July 2018 at 1.30 pm and is scheduled on 6 July 2018 at approx 4.30 pm


Venue facilities

The morning and afternoon tea/coffee breaks are to be held in the foyer of the Main Building, the plenary sessions in the hall 3, and the parallel sessions in the hall 51, 54 and 55. Free access to Wi-Fi will be arranged for the delegates while in this venue.

Getting around FEB:

http://www.efzg.unizg.hr/getting-around-feb/22038;

Faculty of Economics and Business, Zagreb is located in a close proximity of Zagreb city centre.

The address is Trg J.F.Kennedy 6, 10000 Zagreb (on map: http://www.efzg.unizg.hr/location/10673 )

Zagreb City centre

Workshop Dinner: On the evening of July 5th 2018 – Thursday, there will be Dinner.

Before and after the dinner, delegates will be given a unique opportunity to listen to Klapa music- a form of a traditional „a cappella“ singing in Dalmatia, Croatia. In 2012 Klapa was inscribed in UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

City tour: On the afternoon of July 6th 2018 – Friday, there will be a visit to the city centre most known historical locations (bus and walking city tour)

How to reach the workshop site

Venue: The Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Trg.J. F. Kennedy 6, Zagreb

Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Zagreb is located in eastern part of the City of Zagreb, in a close proximity to Zagreb City centre. http://www.efzg.unizg.hr/default.aspx?id=1067

Getting to Faculty of Economics and Business (FAB), Zagreb

As FEB is based in a very close range of Zagreb transport hub, there is easy access by train, bus, tram, taxi, or foot to the facilities.

o By Foot

Faculty of Economics and Business, Zagreb lies within a 20 minutes walking distance of the city’s central railway station, major hotels, and central business district: http://www.efzg.unizg.hr/default.aspx?id=10673

o By Tram

Faculty of Economics and Business, Zagreb is situated in a proximity of the Zagreb city centre and is easily reached by local public transport - tram lines: http://www.efzg.unizg.hr/default.aspx?id=10673

o By Taxi

Taxi stands are located across the city.

Otherwise you may wish to contact operators such as TAXI CAMEO or EKO TAXI or Radio TAXI Zagreb (http://www.zgportal.com/servisne-informacije/javni-prijevoz/taxi-zagreb/#cammeo).

o By Air

The majority of international flights to Croatia terminate at Zagreb Dr. Franjo Tuđman International Airport (http://www.zagreb-airport.hr/en). There are international flights directly from a respective number of major cities in Europe. Major European cities connected directly to Zagreb (i.e. Frankfurt, Munich, Vienna, Amsterdam, Brussels) are very well connected to overseas and other European destinations. You can take a taxi (25 minutes) or a Croatia airlines bus (35 minutes) from outside the airport that operates every 30 minutes during usual hours, and after each domestic or international arrivals and takes travellers to Zagreb central bus station (http://www.plesoprijevoz.hr/)

Domestic airliner is Croatia airlines - http://www.croatiaairlines.com/?langid=en. Croatia airlines is a Star Alliance partner.

o By train

The Faculty of Economics and Business, Zagreb is located in proximity of Zagreb Central railway station - 10 minutes tram ride away. For international train routes and timetables see http://www.hzpp.hr/en/international-trains?m=421&mp=70

o By bus

The Faculty of Economics and Business, Zagreb is located in proximity of Zagreb central bus station – 15/20 minutes by foot, or 10 minutes by tram – local public transport.

Zagreb central bus station is well connected domestically and internationally: http://voznired.akz.hr/voznired.aspx?lang=en; http://www.akz.hr/default.aspx?id=260


Accommodation

The Faculty of Economics and Business is in the close range of the Zagreb city centre (just a few tram stations away). There are a number of hotels and other accommodation options available in central Zagreb; with the full range of 5-star to Backpackers all within 20 minutes walking distance or a few tram stations away. Zagreb Electric Tram (local public transport) possesses a very well organized transportation network around the city – tram lines.

You are requested to make your own hotel arrangement.

The list of recommended HOTELS:

http://palace.hr/en/

https://hotel-dubrovnik.hr/about-us/

http://www.hotel-international.hr/homepage

http://bw-premier-hotel-astoria.h-rez.com/index.htm

http://www.sheratonzagreb.com/

http://www.westinzagreb.com/

AIRBNB:

https://www.airbnb.com/s/Zagreb--Croatia/homes?checkin=&checkout=&adults=1&children=0&infants=0&source=mob&sem_keywords=%20room%20in%20%20zagreb


Additional note for the delegates/participants

Should any of the delegates wish to enjoy their longer stay in Croatia even before or after the workshop, Zagreb is a few hours away from the coast line by car (i.e. two hours from city of Zadar (http://www.zadar.travel/en) - in the south, four hours from city of Split (http://www.visitsplit.com/en/409/contact-us) – in the south and Pula (http://www.pulainfo.hr/ ) in the west, seven hours from city of Dubrovnik (http://www.tzdubrovnik.hr/lang/en/news/lifestyle/index.html) - in the south. Many monuments of the afomentioned cities are designated as world heritage site.

All aforementioned cities can also be reached by air from Zagreb airport. Also in a very close proximity to Zagreb – an hour and a half on your way to the coast by car Plitvička jezera (one of seven unique national parks and worldwide known heritage assets) are situated and are very worth seeing (http://www.np-plitvicka-jezera.hr/en/).

Also, along its coast line Croatia has around 1000 very beautiful islands with remarkable beaches.


PLITVIČKA JEZERA

DUBROVNIK

Island of Hvar, City of Hvar

SPLIT