Social Programme

19.30 MONDAY 2ND FEBRUARY
Let’s join us for a drink and a bite to eat at Ristorante Argentino, Piazza Riforma (Lugano’s main Square). Tel.: +41 91 922 90 49 [at delegate ‘s expense]

19.30 TUESDAY 3RD FEBRUARY
Following the PhD Workshop, we suggest an informal dinner at Pizzeria Tango, Piazza Riforma (Lugano’s main Square). Tel.: +41 91 922 27 01 [at delegate ‘s expense]

19.30 WEDNESDAY 4TH FEBRUARY – WELCOME RECEPTION @ IL CIANI, VIALE CATTANEO 5
In Lugano city centre, "il Ciani" is an historical building dating back to the 19th century. It is included in a property of 4000 square metres surrounded by century old trees. The structure, originally a nursery for needy children and orphans is nowadays absolutely ideal for exclusive events, thanks to a glass pyramid and a metal skylight, typical decorative archways of the time, as well as the extraordinary parquet floor.



The evening continues at New Orleans Club (Piazza Indipendenza 1). Welcome shot free and happy hour 3+1, exclusively for delegates showing the Conference badge. Alternatively, relax, good drinks and ethnic cuisine can also be found at ETNIC, just behind the New Orleans Club (inside the Quartiere Maghetti) [both at delegate ‘s expense]

  

19.30 THURSDAY 5TH FEBRUARY – GALA DINNER @ PALAZZO DEI CONGRESSI (CONGRESS HALL), PIAZZA CASTELLO ROOM B.
The Congress Hall is located in Lugano’s city centre, both close to the city’s financial and recreational infrastructures but also overlooking the lovely Ciani Park and the lakeshore.
The structure is just a few minutes on foot from several hotels, shops and other entertainments. An evening of traditional Italian-Swiss cuisine, cheered by the music of a typical Tessin trio.



For those who want to be late in the evening, we suggest to get to SEVEN Lugano – The Lounge (inside the CASINO, Piazza Indipendenza).



The breathtaking lakeside lounge, situated on the ground floor, is the embodiment of a culture of fine living. The bar, the design furnishing, and the deejay infuse the atmosphere with laid back, chill out vibes.
Enjoy a selection of cocktails, beers, and an ample selection of wines. A worldwide array of cigars can be enjoyed on the first floor. [at delegate ‘s expense]

20.30 FRIDAY 6TH FEBRUARY
The suggested restaurant for the Friday night is Ristorante Commercio,
famous for its typical swiss food like cheese fondue. Via Ludovico Ariosto 4.
Tel.: +41 91 923 43 64 (www.ristorantecommercio.ch)




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John Fotis, Lecturer - Leeds Metropolitan University
John Fotis, Lecturer - Leeds Metropolitan University

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