Venue & Hospitality

Conference Dates: April 08-09, 2019 |

Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

Transportation

Route Map

About City

Prague is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, It is 14th largest city in the European Union  and the historical capital of Bohemia. It is situated in the north-west of the country on the Vltava river, the city is home to about 1.3 million people, while its metropolitan area is estimated to have a population of 2.6 million.

Geography:

Prague is located on the Vltava River in the center of the Bohemian Basin. Prague is almost at the same latitude as Frankfurt; Germany, Paris; France, and Vancouver, Canada.

Climate:

Prague has an Oceanic climate. The winters are comparatively cold with average temperatures at about freezing point, and with very little sunshine. Temperature inversions are comparatively common between mid-October and mid-March bringing foggy, cold days and sometimes moderate air pollution. Prague is also a windy city with common continued western winds that often help break temperature inversions and clear the air in cold months.

Culture:

Since the fall of the Iron Curtain, Prague has become one of the world's most popular and attractive tourist destinations. Prague suffered significantly less damage during World War II than some other major cities in the region, permitting most of its historic architecture to stay true to form. It contains one of the world's most pristine and various collections of architecture, from Romanesque, to Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, Neo-Renaissance, Neo-Gothic, Art Nouveau, Cubist, Neo-Classical and ultra-modern.

Prague has many world-class museums, including the National Museum, the Museum of the Capital City of Prague, National Library and the National Gallery, which manages the largest collection of art in the Czech Republic.

Education:

Higher education in the Czech Republic consists of public and private universities, along with state-run police and military training academies. Czech public Colleges and Universities also host international students, who have the choice of free instruction in Czech or paid instruction in English. College and Universities placed in Prague (see section Colleges and Universities) also represent important centres of science and research activities.

Communication:

Prague is served by Václav Havel Airport Prague and the largest airport in the Czech Republic. Also Václav Havel Airport Prague is one of  the largest and busiest airports in central and eastern Europe. The public transport infrastructure consists of a heavily used Prague Integrated Transport of Prague Metro, Prague tram system, Prague buses, commuter S-trains, funiculars and six ferries. Prague is well connected with Metro services, tram, train, bus and Airport with other cities of Europe as well as major cities of the world.

Prague is very rich in its arts and culture and among the best tourist destinations in the world. The city is very ironic with its architectural marvels. etc.

We look forward to meeting you at the vibrant, alive and beautiful city of Chez Republic.

Organizing Committee

Laser Photonics 2019, Prague