19 April: short talks

The venue: Gartenbaukino

BP18 Translation Conference Vienna GartenbaukinoThe first day of BP18 Translation Conference will feature a series of 20-minute talks followed by a brief Q&A session.  The day will consist of a number of 90-minute sections, each comprising three short talks (20 minutes each).

We’ll have have long coffee breaks and an even longer lunch break for better networking opportunities.

The day will probably start at 9:00 and finish at 17:30.

The cinema is located at 12 Parkring in central Vienna, opposite the city park, and right next to Hotel Marriott, the venue of the second day of the conference.

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The talks

We’ll have a total of 12 talks throughout the day, each lasting 20 minutes, followed by a quick moderated Q&A session.  Each block of three talks will last for 90 minutes, finishing the day at 17:30.

The long coffee and lunch breaks allow you to make meaningful contacts with like-minded colleagues from around the world.

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The address

Cinema Gartenbaukino is located at Parkring 12, opposite the City Park (Stadtpark), near metro stop Stubentor.


Dinner (64€ + VAT, included in the ‘full package’ ticket) will take place at Rathauskeller, or City Hall cellar, in a large restaurant. The venue has barrier-free access. Vegan, lactose-free, and gluten-free diets will be availabale. The dinner venue is a 20-minute walk from the conference venue along Vienna’s famous Ring boulevard, or a short ride by tram.

Dress code: smart casual

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Registration is now open, click on the Registration menu above.

BP18 speaker applications are closed, but you’re welcome to submit a proposal for BP19:   Apply here.