The conference starts with dinner on Saturday evening. Arrangements will be made for a bus to take the participants from Prague to the conference center and back. The bus will be leaving from Prague on Jan 28th, 16:00 (4pm) from the Institute of Mathematics building at Žitná 25. For more detailed information on how to get to the bus click here or see Žitná 25 at Mapy.cz here.
The bus back from Štěkeň is expected to be in Prague on Feb 4th, between 11:00 and 12:00.
The school takes place in the rural chateau Štěkeň run by Congregatio Jesu. The chateau provides lodging mostly in double rooms, each equipped with a bathroom. The lecture hall is equipped with a data projector and a blackboard. Wifi internet is available in the lexture hall, but not in the rooms. Warm clothes are recommended. There is no bar in the chateau. A chapel is available for spiritual use.
The market town of Štěkeň
Štěkeň is a market town in Strakonice District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 800 inhabitants. Štěkeň lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) east of Strakonice, 48 km (30 mi) north-west of České Budějovice, and 96 km (60 mi) south of Prague.
A small grocery store is open every day in Štěkeň (on workdays till 18:00, at the weekend till 11:00). There might be also a restaurant operating.
See a virtual tour.