Social ProgrammeWednesday 17 May 2017 at 19:00 hrs: Welcome Reception
Included in Congress registration fee
The welcome reception will be held at the Volkshaus Basel which is less than 10 minutes’ walk from the Congress Center Basel at Rebgasse 12-14 near Claraplatz. The new Volkshaus Basel, built in 1925, has been undergoing architectural intervention by renowned architects Herzog & de Meuron to revitalize the diversity of uses to combine cultural events, arts and gastronomy in one and the same building.
Friday 19 May 2017 at 19:30 hrs: Conference Dinner (CHF 100)
The Conference Dinner will be held in the historic guildhall (Zunftsaal) of the Restaurant Safranzunft located in the centre of the Old Town of Basel near Marktplatz, 15 minutes’ walk or 10 minutes by tram from the Congress Center at Gerbergasse 11 on Friday 19 May 2017. The noble Safran Guild originated in the middle ages as one of the main four merchant guilds, amongst a total of twenty guilds in Basel. Today Safran Guild is tasked with the care of maintaining the traditions it was built upon, and the continued nurture and growth of relationships within the community.
Tickets can be bought at the registration desk. Tickets are limited in number by the venue, so please book early to avoid disappointment.