2017 – 6th Annual Conference, ‘Israeli Identities: Past, Present and Future’
Date(s) – 10/09/2017 – 12/09/2017
The University of Wroclaw
Europe’s premier Israel Studies Conference
The Location and facilities
The University of Wroclaw has kindly offered to host the 2017 Annual Conference on Israel Studies. With over 30,000 students the University has excellent facilities with a growing interest in Israel and Jewish Studies.
Call For Papers
The call for papers in now closed. All successful applicants will hear if their proposal has been accepted by 19th May.
Getting to Wroclaw
Copernicus Airport, Wroclaw airport is serviced by direct low-cost flights from the UK and many other locations across Europe.
Wroclaw boasts a modern railway station with good connections across Europe.
Wroclaw is a beautiful, historical city with much to explore. ‘Wrocław is a city on the Oder River in western Poland. It is known for its Market Square, lined with elegant townhouses and featuring a modern fountain. Also on the square is the Gothic Old Town Hall, with its large astronomical clock. Nearby is the Panorama of Racławice, a painting depicting the 1794 battle for independence. The Centennial Hall auditorium, with its giant dome and tall spire, lies across the river’ (Google). More information and Travel Guide.
Read more about the city on Trip Advisor.
The official Poland Tourism Website has information on Wroclaw.
Read the City Guide
Where to stay
We will have transportation available to take delegates from Wroclaw City Centre to the University of Wroclaw each day of the conference.
We have negotiated special deals with some local hotels as follows:
Qubus Hotel in the centre of the old city and in easy walking distance to the main sights and the magnificent Aula Oratorium Marianium we are using for the opening Keynote.
The offer code is EAIS2017 and details of the Qubus offer are here
You can also check out the Official Poland Tourism site for hotel ideas – accommodation page
Airbnb for Wroclaw
How to Register
Our registration page is now live.