Final EVAN Conference and 4th Annual Meeting
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How to get there - from the Airport to Vienna City CenterFrom Vienna International Airport
Vienna International Airport is situated about 20 kms from Vienna city centre. Travel either by taxi, by the Airport Bus Shuttle, by the train ("S-Bahn") or by CAT (City Airport Train).
The taxi stand at the airport is at the exit of the Arrival Hall. It takes about half an hour’s ride to get to the centre (approximately 30 - 35 Euro).
Airport Bus Shuttle
There are regular buses from the airport to the Vienna City Air Terminal at the Hilton Hotel. The bus station is directly outside the exit of the Airport Arrival Hall. Buses leave every 20 minutes. Tickets (5,08 Euro) can be bought on the bus or from the ticket machine. From Vienna City Air Terminal change to the underground number four (U4), direction Heiligenstadt and get off at Friedensbrücke. From there it’s a 5-minute walk. Straight along the Alserbachstraße, then turn right into the Althanstraße.
To get to the Airport train, please follow the sign "S-Bahn" in the Airport Arrival Hall. Take the line "S 7", get off at Wien Mitte - Landstrasse, change to the underground number four (U4), direction Heiligenstadt and get off at Friedensbrücke. From there it’s a 5-minute walk. Straight along the Alserbachstraße, then turn right into the Althanstraße.
By City Airport Train (CAT)
From the airport non stop to the City Air Terminal (Wien-Mitte/Landstraße Underground Stations U4 & U3) in the centre of Vienna. A running time of only 16 minutes makes the CAT the fastest possibility to get from the airport to the centre. Every half hour from 6:05 am to 11:35 pm from the airport, between 5:38 am and 11:08 pm from the City Air Terminal where passengers can also check in.
From Wien Mitte change to the underground number four (U4), direction Heiligenstadt and get off at Friedensbrücke. From there it’s a 5-minute walk. Straight along the Alserbachstraße, then turn right into the Althanstraße.
Single ticket € 8.-/Return ticket € 15.-.
4th ANNUAL MEETING 18th – 19th November 2009, Hotel Bellevue, Althanstraße 5, 1090 Vienna
Wednesday, 18th November 9:30 - 10:00 Coordinator´s Review by Gerhard Weber 10:00 - 10:15
Training Administrator´s Review by José Braga
10:15 - 10:30 Task Administrator´s Review by Fred Bookstein 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break 11:00 - 11:30
EVAN Toolbox by ET Team (general remarks on current status and what can be expected until release on 1. Jan. 2010
11:30 - 12:00
EVAN Archive by Gerhard Weber (general remarks on current status and activities 2009)
12:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:00 The coming reporting for the 4th period and the finalisation of the project by Monika Tanzer 14:00- 15:00 Briefing for the EVAN Public day on 20th Nov. (installation, marketplace, panel discussion, press) 15:00 - 15:30
The new EVAN-Society: How it is organised and what we expect from it
15:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 18:00
Opening general discussion on future aspects: plans for the further maintenance, development and access of ET and the EVAN-archive plans for future destinations of the EVAN exhibition
THURSDAY, 19th November
9:30 - 9:45 Gender Board´s Review by Sarah Elton, Katerina Harvati and Katrin Schäfer 9:45 - 11:15 Reviewing EVAN, hi and low points in the 4 years 10:45 - 11:15
11:15 - 12:00 Potential book project with contributions of EVAN fellows and staff (Springer) 12:00 - 13:30 Lunch 13:30 - 14:30 Setting up guidelines for good practice using ET (standards for LM and sLM, standards for analyses) 14:30 - 15:30 Potential further EU project applications 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break 16:00 - 18:00 Continuation of potential further EU project applications, other open issues, discussions on changes & adjustments, conclusions 19:30 Social programme
FINAL EVAN CONFERENCE
20th November 2009, Großer Festsaal, University of Vienna,
Dr. Karl Lueger-Ring 1, 1010 Vienna
|13:00 - 13:20||EU Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), an overview on IFs and ITNs in the current programme|
Mag. Dr. Renate Fischer, Delegate to the People Programme Committee - Marie Curie Actions
|13:20 - 13:40||Running a large European training network: scientific and social effects for a new discipline|
Univ. Prof. Dr. Gerhard W. Weber, Coordinator
|13:40 - 14:00||Summarising the scientifc output of EVAN|
Univ. Prof. Dr. Fred L. Bookstein, Task Administrator
|14:00 - 14:20||
The EVAN Toolkit (ET), an open-source software for morphometric analysis
Univ. Prof. Dr. Paul O'Higgins
|14:20 - 18:00||Science-to-Science and Science-to-Public presentations, including talks, poster presentations,|
|live software demos (3D-shape analysis, face recognition), video animations (applications in human evolution, medicine,|
growth & development), display of Rapid Prototyping models, live face scanning and warping, live production of 3D portraits
|18:00 - 19:00||
Panel discussion and Press conference with senior scientists and fellows
|19:00 - 19:15||
Dr. Johannes Hahn - Federal Minister for Science and Research Austrian nominated EU-Commissioner for the coming period
|19:15 - 19:30||
Univ. Prof. Dr. Georg Winckler - Rector of the University of Vienna Member of ERAB, EU-Commission, Brussels
|19:30 - 19:45||
Univ. Prof. Dr. Gerhard Weber - Dept. of Anthropology, Coordinator of EVAN
|19:45 - 22:00||
Final EVAN Disco Event at the Prater Dome
Wednesday, 18th November, 19:00
Christmas village at the former AKH
Romantic Christmas and a cosy Viennese atmosphere. The Christmas Village at Vienna´s former General Hospital
("Altes AKH") will enchant the visitor with its traditional Viennese atmosphere. The lovingly designed and decorated
market stalls located on the many narrow alleyways offer an array of beautiful Christmas gifts as well as distinctive
and mulled wine.
Wednesday, 18th November 2009, 19:00
Altes AKH, Unicampus, Hof 1, Alserstraße 4, 1090 Vienna
Wednesday, 18th November, 20:00
Dinner at a brew house
Im Hof des alten AKH
Thursday, 19th November, 19:30 pm
A unique gourmet theatre PALAZZO brings together haute cuisine anf first-class entertainment. Surrounded by the exclusive atmosphere
of a nostalgic mirror palace, you will be served an exquisite dinner. The timeless elegance and Art Nouveau décor of the - heated - mirror
palace offer the perfect backdrop for a trip to a long-lost world. Our guests encounter "The Ultiemate Art of Entertainment & Cuisine".
Acrobats, jugglers, magicians, clowns, singers, musicians, actors and artists from around the world create a show that ranges from enchanting
poetry to breakneck pnademonium. An assortment of characters - including hilariously eccentric waiters dissolve the boundaries between
audience, artist and staff. Stage and auditorium merge in a unique atmosphere of relaxation and comfort.
More infos and pictures: http://www.palazzo.org
Palazzo Spiegelzelt / Messe Wien
2. Bezirk, Ausstellungsstraße - Ecke Vorgartenstraße
Friday, 20th November, 20:00 - 22:00 pm
at Großer Festsaal, Universität Wien, Dr. Karl-Lueger-Ring 1, 1010 Vienna
Friday, 20th November, 23:00 pm
Austria´s largest disco offers a party mood for dance fans at the Riesenradplatz in Vienna´s Prater.
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday, as well as on nights before public holidays, the doors of the Prater Dome open
for night owls 18 years and over. On two levels with four dance floors and twelve theme bars in all, there is something
for everyone with continuous variations. The music also fulfills every wish: from house, technotrance, R`n´B, and soul
to the 70´s 90´s, salsa and latino.
A special highlight is the sensational midnight opening: Accompanied by a spectacular laser show, the moveable walls
turn the two main dance floors into a huge unique dancing palace.
More information: http://www.praterdome.at
How to get there - From Hotel Bellevue to the social events download here