TENTATIVE PROGRAM

You can find below the tentative program. More detailed information will follow in the next months. 

June 3rd 14.00 Doctoral workshop keynote speech
15.00 Doctoral workshop sessions
16.30 Coffee Break
17.00 Doctoral workshop sessions
18.30 End of the Doctoral workshop
June 4th   – Parallel sessions
  – Keynote speech
  – City sightseeing
  – Italian dinner in the city Castle garden
  – Italian liquor tasting experience
June 5th   – Parallel sessions
  – Keynote speech
  – Italian wine tasting experience
  – Italian dinner at the city Castle
June 6th 7.45  Transfer by bus from the Ambassador Hotel Italia to Venice
9:00  Arrival in Venice and walk to the Ca’ Foscari University (20 minutes)
9:45  Plenary session
The plenary session will be organized in the 500 years old Silvio Trentin Aula Magna of the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.
11.15 Start of the Venice tour (optional, only upon pre-booking)
Details:
11.15 Walk to Saint Mark’s Square
12.00 Gondola tour
The tour begins just behind Saint Mark’s Square, following smaller but unbelievably beautiful secondary canals such as Rio dei Barcaioli where the historical Mozart’s home is located, and Rio dell’Ovo to reach the Grand Canal. Then, you will enjoy the spectacular view of the Rialto Bridge from the water, and to your left imposing palazzi such as Ca’ Farsetti, seat of the municipal government, and Palazzo Grimani, the largest building overlooking the Grand Canal. The tour continues down Rio San Luca where it passes Palazzo Manin, residence of the last doge of Venice.
13.30 Lunch at the LONDRA PALACE HOTEL *****
This hotel offers amazing views of Venice Grand Canal
15:00 Guided Visit of Saint Mark’s Square and Basilica
Saint Mark’s Basilica is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice. It is the most famous among the city’s churches and one of the best-known examples of Italian-Byzantine architecture. The basilica started to be built in 1063. The upper levels of the interior are completely covered with ancient bright mosaics covering an area of about 8000 square meters.
16:30 Guided visit of Doge’s Palace
18:30 Walk back to the bus
19.30 End of the Venice tour and return to Udine by bus
20:45  Arrival at Udine
Note: luggage can be left in the bus. You can pick them up at 19:30.