VENUES

Dorpat Convention Centre

The main venue of the conference, and the location of the Welcome Recepion, is the Dorpat Convention Centre. This is the largest and most contemporary conference and event centre in Southern Estonia. The entire centre has free wireless Internet access. It is situated next to the Tartu bus station in the hot spot of shopping centres!

 

Estonian National Museum (ERM)

The Gala Dinner will be held in the Estonian National Museum, which was founded in Tartu in 1909 on the initiative and with the support of the nation – with the task to protect and develop the history and culture of Estonia. Today, Estonian National Museum preserves the feeling of continuity and tradition, linking the past and the future. The Museum's function as a contemporary cultural and tourist centre is to show our culture`s uniqueness and primeval power of creation to every Estonian and visitor, having the main emphasis of research and collecting on Estonian everyday life in the second half of the 20th century as well as on the Estonian diaspora and audiovisual, archival and artifactual data from Finno-Ugric cultures. As a part of the evening events, before the dinner the participants will have the opportunity to go on an excursion in the museum.