August 30, 2022 to September 12, 2022
Conference venue: OAC conference center, Kolymbari, Crete, Greece. The conference will take place in Crete in physical form, however participation is also possible via internet
Europe/Athens timezone
"Second MODE Workshop on Differentiable Programming for Experiment Design" following after ICNFP2022 (

Social Events

Preliminary program

30 August, Tuesday

21:00 - 22:00  Welcome drink in the downstairs Terrasse, between the two OAC buildings

31 August, Wednesday

19:00 - 20:00  Introduction to the History of OAC Chapel and Meaning of Blessing by Katerina Karkala (OAC), followed by a ceremony of Blessing, for interested people (Place: OAC Chapel).

1 September, Thursday

18:00-19:00 Guided Visit to the Museum of Monastery Gonia (TBC)
19:30-19:50 OAC Room 1, Interdisciplinary Public Talk (in English) by Antonis Kalogerakis, OAC. "Climate Crisis of the Planet and Good Environmental Practices for a Sustainable Future”     

2 September, Friday 
Excursion to Chania 16:00-23:00

There will be (preliminary, to be confirmed) no dinner offered in OAC, Friday 2 September.

Please take with you: 
   - Passport 
   - Certificate of vaccination for COVID-19 (if you have) 
   - Hat, sun creme, and sunglasses 
   - Comfortable walking shoes

For a detailed program please consult the "Conference excursions" page.

3 September, Saturday

This is a free day. We will post under "Materials" (in the ICNFP 2022 main webpage) information about the possibility to take the boat for an excursion to Balos and Gramvousa and with lunch on the boat. Participants are expected to organize the day on their own.

4 September, Sunday 
Conference Excursion

There will be no lunch offered in OAC (to be confirmed).

Please take with you: 
   - Passport 
   - Certificate of vaccination for COVID-19 (if you have) 
   - Hat, sun creme and sunglasses 
   - Swimming suit, towel for sea 
   - Comfortable walking shoes.

For a detailed program please consult the "Conference excursions" page

5 September, Monday

19:00-20:00  Opera Gala, OAC, Kalliopi Petrou (soprano), Tomaso Dorigo (Piano). The program will be announced under "Materials" on the main webpage. We advise formal dressing.

6 September, Tuesday

18:30-19:30 Lecture and workshop ''Play your voice'' (Kalliopi Petrou) in Room 1, OAC 
19:30-20:00 Sacred Music Concert, in OAC, Room 1, Kalliopi Petrou (soprano), accompanied by Tommaso Dorigo (Piano and Flute)

7 September, Wednesday

18:30-20:00 Poster Session and wine tasting in OAC 
20:00-23:30  Conference Dinner and "Cretan night" with live music and dance

8 September, Thursday

19:00-19:45 OAC amphitheatre, Public Talk per internet (in English)