Social Programme – University of Copenhagen

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Social Programme

Wednesday 28 May 2014:
Welcome Reception
Venue: The City Hall of Copenhagen
Address: Rådhuspladsen, 1599 Copenhagen
Dress code: Smart casual
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Registration: Participation is included in the registration fee, but pre-registration is required
Transportation: Congress busses will depart from the official congress hotels at 18:45. Please come early as the busses leave punctually. Look for busses marked “XXVI FIDE Congress”. No official transportation is arranged back to the hotels.

The reception is hosted by the City Council of Copenhagen who will welcome you to Copenhagen with drinks and the famous City Hall pancakes served buffet style. Please note that the reception will start punctually at 19:00 hrs.

Copenhagen City Hall in Denmark


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Thursday 29 May 2014:
Reception
Venue: The Ceremonial Hall at the University of Copenhagen
Address: Frue Plads 4, 1168 Copenhagen
Dress code: Smart casual
Time: 19:00 – 21:00
Registration: Participation is included in the registration fee, but pre-registration is required.
Transportation: Congress busses will depart from the official congress hotels at 18:45. Please come early as the busses leave punctually. Look for busses marked “XXVI FIDE Congress”. No official transportation is arranged back to the hotels.

The reception is hosted by the Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen. Drinks and canapés will be served buffet style.

The University of Copenhagen main building in Copenhagen, Denmark


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Friday 30 May 2014:
Harbour tour and Gala dinner
Venue: The National Museum of Denmark
Address: Frederiksholms Kanal 12, 1220 Copenhagen
Dress code: Dark suit
Time: 17:45 – 23:00
Registration: Participation is included in the registration fee, but pre-registration is required and please inform the Congress Secretariat (fide2014@discongress.com) no later than 22 May 2014, if you need to cancel your participation.
Transportation: We meet in front of each of the 5 official Congress hotels at 17:45 and walk together to the boats. Please be punctual. You choose which of the hotels it is convenient for you to depart from. You may also choose to join us at the pick-up site for the boats at Kalvebod Brygge 45, 1560 Copenhagen (opposite the Tivoli Congress Center) no later than 18:00. If you do not want to participate in the boat tour, please note that you will have to walk on your own to the National Museum of Denmark or organize transport for yourself. Congress busses will depart from the National Museum of Denmark at approximately 23:00 and return to the 5 official congress hotels. Look for busses marked “XXVI FIDE Congress + the name of your hotel”.

A seated dinner with a 3 course meal, drinks and a cultural programme.

The National Museum of Denmark


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