The 25th IPPOG Collaboration Meeting will take place from Wednesday 09th to Saturday 13th of May 2023 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The meeting will be held in Sofia, Bulgaria. Zoom connections will be established during certain times to allow for the participation of people unable to attend in presence. But we encourage your physical presence.
Preferential rate: Single or Double occupancy
Room type: Igloo: 65 euro OR Yurt: 85 euro
2. Metropolitan hotel
Individual room - 82 euro per night
Standard room- single occupancy - 92 euro per night
3. Novotel Sofia Hotel
4. Park Hostel Sofia Tech Park
Individual/double room - 34 euro per night.
Apartment for 4 person (max) - 59 euro per night
5. eurostars sofia city
King's Palace Vrana + light cocktail/dinner at the Palace (11th May) meeting point in front of the Discoverer at 2pm
Sofia walking tour (12th May) Bus transfer from Sofia Tech Park to the Centre of the city
Please book your flights.
Please mind the following points to help run the meeting smoothly:
This meeting's panel discussion will focus on Quantum Computing and it will be held in the Royal Palace (transport is provided by Sofia Tech Park)
Two events dedicated to students and teachers will be held on Friday and Saturday.
IPPOG members and Bulgarian teachers face to face meeting
First part: IPPOG outreach tools and activities presented and advertised to Bulgarian teachers. Short hands-on session
Second part: Teachers inspired by their participation in CERN teachers programs present how they applied the gained knowledge in the classroom and STEAM projects.
Sharing experience of the science communication.
Third part (or in parallel): Poster session, by students attended CERN International Masterclasses
Music and Physics – the concert for the 25th anniversary of IPPOG with Steven Goldfarb and many other musicians (in front of the Lab complex of Sofia Tech Park)
Particle therapy – status and future perspectives.
Presentations and brainstorm discussion
The Collaboration dinner will be held on Wednesday May 10th, 2022.
Please keep in mind that the times are adjusted to Sofia (UTC +3), so +1 hour compared to CERN.