IMPORTANT DATES AND VENUES
Deadline for submission of abstracts: 15 April, 2014
Early registration deadline: 26 May, 2014
Late registration deadline: 31 July, 2014
2014 ICOM Costume Committee Meeting: 7-13 September, 2014
Student Saturday: 13 September, 2014
The Meeting will take place in two cities, successively:
NAFPLION (7-10 September) - FOUGARO
Sessions will take place at FOUGARO.
Once housing the cannery facilities of the ANTHOS Company, Fougaro constitutes a historical industrial space in the context of the surrounding region. Located just 3 km away from the centre of Nafplion, on the Asklepiou road which leads to Epidavros, Fougaro has been transformed into a Centre of Creativity and Expression. It houses an Arts and Humanities library, Exhibition and Events spaces, an Arts workshop for both children and adults, a Café and an Artshop. (tel. +30-27520-47300)
How to get there:
The Nafplion touristic train will take participants from the centre of the city of Nafplion to Fougaro and back.
You can reach Fougaro on your own by taxi - it will cost around 5 euros.
ATHENS (10-13 September) - HELLENIC COSMOS
The conference and the Student Saturday will take place at Hellenic Cosmos, the cultural centre of the “Foundation of the Hellenic World”, which is a complex of buildings on a former industrial
How to get there:
We have arranged for a bus to take us from the sites of the guided tours to Hellenic Cosmos. If you wish to reach the HELLENIC COSMOS (ELLINIKOS KOSMOS) on your own, you can either go
by bus: buses 049 and 914 from Omonia Square, stop: VIOHALCO
by metro: green line, station: Kallithea, then 10-15 mins walk
or by taxi: from Syntagma Sq. a taxi costs around 6-7 euros but it depends on the traffic.