Annual Conference 2019

CONSOLIDATING THE ROLE OF UNIVERSITIES IN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEMS:

CHALLENGES AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS

 

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Danube Rectors' Conference takes place at the University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania, on
6. - 8. November 2019.

 

University Politehnica of Bucharest (UPB)

Splaiul Independenței 313

Sector 6

RO-060042 Bucharest, Romania

Website: https://upb.ro/

 

Registration: http://drc.upb.ro/

Šafárikovo námestie 6

Draft programme of the Annual Meeting 

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Recommended accommodation in Bucharest

The accommodation is at the expense of the delegates. Delegates can either arrange accommodation on their own or they can book a room in the hotels that have been prebooked by the organizers for two nights (from 6 th to 8 th of November). As the room availability is limited in Bucharest hotels, delegates are encouraged to book their accommodation at their earliest convenience. Please note that the hotels guarantee the reservation until October 14, 2019.

 

In order to book your room at a recommended hotel, you need to fill in the specific reservation form (see attachment) and send it to the indicated email of the respective hotel. 


Hotel Novotel Bucharest 4****

37B, Calea Victoriei, Sector 1, 010061, Bucharest

www.accorhotels.com

5 km from the meeting venue This 4-star hotel is located on Calea Victoriei, close to the Cismigiu Park and few minutes’ walk from the Old Town of Bucharest. It offers free access to the wellness center and indoor pool with artificial waves, steam room and fitness area. In the vicinity you can find Bucharest historical center and the popular Lipscani Street with a wide choice of bars, restaurants and themed cafés. Piata Universitatii Metro Station is a 2-minute walk away. Henri Coanda Airport is a 30-minute drive away. 6 It takes about 15 minutes from the Universitate station to the Politehnica station, changing trains at Unirii station and taking the train marked Preciziei. From Politehnica Metro Station to the meeting venue (UPB Rectorate building) there is a 10 - minute walk. Travel Tickets – 1.10 Euro /2 trips (http://www.metrorex.ro/travel_tickets). Tickets can be purchased at the machines in the metro station.

 

The special rates for the rooms, including breakfast, are as follows:

• Room, single use - 90 Euro/night

• Room, double use -107 Euro/night

 

Please note that the hotel guarantees the reservation until October 6, 2019. For reservations please access and fill-in the reservation form. Each participant will send the reservation form to the e-mail address indicated in the form. 

 

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Orhideea Residence&Spa 4****

145B, Calea Plevnei, Sector 6, 060012, Bucharest

http://orhideearesidence.ro/en-us

2.5 km from the meeting venue Orhideea Residence & Spa is one of the most spacious apart hotel in Bucharest, offering up to 80 apartments with one or two bedrooms and living rooms, ranging from 93 sq.m. to 316 sq.m. per apartment. All the apartments are furnished in a modern style, have balconies and air conditioning. Orhideea Residence & Spa apartments Bucharest is located very close to public transport services such as the bus stop where you can catch bus No.123 to the city center. The Grozavesti metro station is within 10 minute walking distance from Orhideea Residence & Spa. The North Railway Station is within 15 minute walking distance and the airport is about 17 km away. 7 If you choose to use public transport from Orhideea Residence & Spa to the meeting venue, please use the tram no.11. The hotel is 20 minutes away from the meeting venue. One trip is 0.50 Euro. Travel cards (electronic wallets) are available for purchase at selected bus stations.

 

The special rates for the rooms, including breakfast, are as follows:

• Apartment, single use -100 Euro /night

• Apartment, double use -125 Euro /night

 

Please note that the hotel guarantees the reservation until October 14, 2019. For reservations please access and fill-in the reservation form. Each participant will send the reservation form to the e-mail address indicated in the form.

 

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Hotel Yesterday 3***

8, Economu Cezarescu street, Sector 6, 060754 Bucharest

https://yesterday.ro/

1.5 km from the meeting venue Situated in one of the most dynamic areas of the city, Yesterday Hotel is located on Splaiul Unirii - and offers quick access to central Bucharest. The hotel is located within 10 minute walking distance from the meeting venue.

 

The special rates for the rooms, including breakfast, are as follows:

• Standard Single Room – 50 Euro/night

• Standard Double Twin/Matrimonial – 52 Euro/night

 

Please note that the hotel guarantees the reservation until October 14, 2019. For reservations please access and fill-in the reservation form. Each participant will send the reservation form to the e-mail address indicated in the form.

 

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Ambiance Hotel 3***

303, Splaiul Independentei, Sector 6, 060042 Bucharest

http://ambiance-hotel.ro/en/welcome/

750m to the meeting venue The hotel is situated on the Dambovita river side, in an area with easy access to public transportation, near University POLITEHNICA, 10 minutes away from the city center (Grozavesti metro station). Bucharest Airport is 20 minutes away from Ambiance Hotel. The hotel is located within 10 minute walking distance from the meeting venue.

 

The special rates for the rooms, including breakfast, are as follows:

• Double Room, single use - 55 Euro/night

 

Please note that the hotel guarantees the reservation until October 14, 2019. For reservations please access and fill-in the reservation form. Each participant will send the reservation form to the e-mail address indicated in the form.

 

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UPB Guest House 3***

1-3 Iuliu Maniu Avenue, Leu Complex, sector 6

800 m to the meeting venue. The Guest House (GH), owned by the University Politehnica from Bucharest, is an accommodation unit located in Leu Complex, having 80,185 sqm area. From GH you can easily reach the AFI PALACE COTROCENI Commercial Complex, Botanical Garden and Cotroceni Palace. The hotel is located within 5 minute walking distance from the meeting venue.

 

The special rates for the rooms, including breakfast, are as follows:

• Double Standard Room or Twin Room - 45 Euro/night

• Single Room - 38 Euro/night • Apartment - 55 Euro/night

 

Please note that the hotel guarantees the reservation until October 14, 2019. For reservations please access and fill-in the reservation form. Each participant will send the reservation form to the e-mail address indicated in the form.

 

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