The 2nd UNICA ‘University, Culture and the City' Conference: University as an Urban Cultural Institute will be kindly hosted by Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski on 29-31 May 2017 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The event follows the 1st UNICA “University, Culture and the City” Conference held at Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, 16-17 May 2016.
The Conference in Sofia will focus on how cultural diversity can be implemented at universities and how scientific research and academic culture can open up to the city and become a significant factor in urban and cultural life.
The Conference is open to scholars, policy and decision makers and practitioners with experience and interest in the above-mentioned topic. The conference will consist of academic and policy oriented panels and will aim at addressing both theoretical and practical issues of the relationship between the universities and the city life.
Download the programme (as of 2/05/17)
The registration to the Conference is now open. Please register by filling in this online form: http://database.unica-network.eu/registration/126
Deadline for submitting the registration form is Monday, 15 May 2017.
After submitting your form, you will receive an email acknowledging receipt of your submission. Your form will be automatically recorded in the UNICA registrations system. If you have any problems with the submission, do not hesitate to contact Marta Rachlewicz from the UNICA Secretariat (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Download the Save the Date announcement!
****This Call for papers is now closed.****
The Conference Organising Committee welcomes paper submissions covering the topics in line with the thematic strands detailed in the attached Call for papers document.
Please submit your application, including the title of the paper, a 250-word abstract and a short biography to Mrs. Slavka Karakusheva from Sofia Universtity at email@example.com.
The Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski has kindly pre-booked a number of hotel rooms for the participants from the UNICA member universities.
The following hotel options are available:
Address: 2-4 Budapeshta Str, Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria
Single Room: 125 euro
Double Room: 145 euro
Please book your room by writing an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting a Promo Code 'UNICA'.
Address: Shipka Street 14, Sofia, 1504, Bulgaria
Single Room: 100 euro
Double Room: 120 euro
Please book your room by writing an e-mail to email@example.com, quoting a Promo Code 'UNICA'.
Address: 6 Stara Planina Str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Single Room: 63.56 euro
Double Room: 74.12 euro
Please book your room by writing an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting a Promo Code 'UNICA'.
Please note: Each participant is kindly requested to proceed with his/her own booking using the instructions provided above. Filling in the online registration form does not mean your room will be booked automatically.
In case of any questions please write to: email@example.com