CONGRESS PROGRAMME

Schedule:

Sun. June 11, 201710.00 - 18.00Registration at the City Hotel
16.00 - 18.00Ljubljana City Tour
17.00–18.00WFRS Publications Committee meeting
19.00 - 20.00Welcome address by the Mayor of Ljubljana (City Hall terrace)
20.30 - 21.45Meet and greet in the Rose garden in Tivoli park
Mon. June 12, 20178.00-9.00WFRS: Conservation and Heritage Committee meeting (during breakfast)
9.00 - 13.15Plenary session
Moderator: Hans-Peter Mühlbach
13.15 - 14.15Lunch break
15.30–17.00
(16.30- departure back to the city)
Option 1: Cruise on board the Ljubljanica river tourist boat, visti to University botanic gardens Ljubjana (please register beforehand)
14.30 - 18.30Option 2: Trip to Postojna cave (charged separately)
19.00 - 22.00
WFRS Executive Committee meeting (Hotel City)
Tues. June 13, 20177.00–8.00WFRS Honours Committee (during breakfast)
8.15 - 9.00Bus transfer to Volčji Potok
9.15 - 13.15Plenary session
Moderator: Radoslav Petrović
13.15 - 19.00Option 1: Afternoon trip to the Valdoltra Rose Garden (Slovenia) and the Roseto San Giovanni (San Giovanni Rose Garden) in Trieste (Italy); packed lunch; (charged separately)
13.15 - 14.15
14.30 - 15.00
Option 2:
Lunch
Transfer by bus from Volčji Potok to Ljubljana, free afternoon
20.30 - 22.00Dinner of Friends of WFRS
(Gostilna Šestica)
Wed. June 14, 20177.00–8.00WFRS: Breeders’ Club meeting (during breakfast)
7.00–8.00WFRS: Classification and Registration Committee meeting (during breakfast)
8.15 - 9.00Bus transfer to Volčji Potok
9.15 - 13.15Plenary session
Moderator: Danièle Geffroy Konštacký
13.15 - 16.00Picnic in the Rose garden of Volčji Potok Arboretum
14.30 - 19.00Option 1: Trip to the medieval town of Kamnik, Alpine valley Kamniška Bistrica and to Velika Planina mountain (please register beforehand)
14.30 - 19.00Option 2: Excursion to natural sites of wild roses (please register beforehand)
16.00 - 16.30Option 3: Transfer by bus from Volčji Potok to Ljubljana
20.00 - 22.00Closing Ceremony & Farewell Dinner (optional, charged separately)

 

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Tivoli Park

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Ljubljana (Photo: Dunja Wedam)

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Arboretum Volčji Potok

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San Giovanni Rose Garden