Second Announcement

Dear colleague,
thank you for your interest in the EVEQ school. Here is some useful information.

The fifth international summer school EVEQ 2000 will be held at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University (see maps bellow),

       V Holesovickach 2
       18000 Praha 8 - Troja

The participants will be accommodated at the Student's Residence of Charles University (see maps bellow)

       Koleje 17. listopadu
       Patkova 3
       18000 Praha 8 - Troja

located near the lecture hall (the same place as by EVEQ 96) in double rooms of hotel type.

Check in time in the residence is 12 a.m., check out time is 10 a.m.

All participants are recommended to arrive on Sunday, July 2. The Conference Office and Registration desk will be located in the entrance of the Student's Residence (the highest building) and will work on Sunday, July 2 from 12:00 until 23:00.

From Monday July 3 the Conference Office will be at the building of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics in the room T4.

Phone to the Conference Office:
     Sunday 12:00-23:00:   +420-2-6884393
     from Monday:   +420-2-21912180

Here can be found a tentative programme. The details will be specified during the summer school.

As for social programme, informal cheese and wine welcome party is planned on Monday, June 3, in the house of Faculty. Conference dinner will take place on Thursday, July 6.

As we wrote in the first announcement, only breakfests and lunches are organised at the conference location from Monday till Friday as we suppose that most of you will want to enjoy the historical part of the town after the afternoon sessions. During the conference we will keep you informed about interesting social events in Prague and about the possibility of guided tour on Wednesday free afternoon.


From Prague Airport:
By bus. Buy a 12-crown ticket from the ticket machine, and frank it on the bus. This ticket is valid for 90 minutes at off-peak hours, and for one hour at peak times. It remains valid when you change from bus to metro. Take bus 119 from the airport to the terminus at metro station Dejvicka, then take the metro (line A) and change to line C at metro station Museum (i.e. at the fifth station). Here take the train to the terminal Nadrazi Holesovice Use stairs directed to ZOO and then take the bus 112. The second stop of the bus is nearby the student residence (see maps bellow).
At the airport there are also shuttle cabs - about 30 US$ for 8 persons. The regular taxi is about 30 US$, too.

From the Prague main railway station (Hlavni nadrazi):
Buy a 12-crown ticket from the machine as above. Frank the ticket at the station entrance. Just take the metro (line C) to Nadrazi Holesovice and then proceed as above.

If you come by car:
Follow the direction Troja (north part of Prague). Having crossed the Troja bridge (Most barikadniku), turn right. You have the Student's Residence on your left (two high buildingds) and the Faculty on your right (one high building). For the most frequent arrival points see some map.


If you have any questions or problems do not hesistate to contact us in Prague. We look forward to seeing you in July.

Contact address:
       Hana Petzeltova
       Institute of Mathematics AV CR
       Zitna 25
       115 67 Praha 1
       Czech Republic

phone:    +420-2-22090737

Written by David Stanovsky, 22.6.2000