3rd Nationwide Conference on Light Pollution

Cracow, September 25th-27th, 2015

Conference timetable

  • July 15th - the deadline for registration to the conference, along with the abstract of paper / poster submission
  • September 15th - the deadline for submission of papers to be published
Conference schedule:

Friday, September 25th
  • 8:00-9:45 registration of participants (Cracow University of Technology - PK)
  • 10:00-10:15 the opening ceremony (PK)
  • 10:30-11:00 the opening lecture (PK)
  • 11:00-12:00 1st session: Lighting technologies (PK)
  • 12:15-13:00 the poster session (PK)
  • 13:15-14:45 lunch (PK)
  • 15:00-17:45 the bus trip to the Dark Sky Protection Area in Sopotnia Wielka
  • 18:00-19:00 2nd session: Education (Sopotnia Wielka)
  • 19:15-20:00 supper
  • 20:15-20:45 presentation of the LP protection implementation in the Dark Sky Protection Area
  • 21.00-23:30 bus passing to Niepołomice and accomodation (Niepołomice)
    Possibility of participating in the Lesser-Poland Researchers' Night at the MOA Astronomical Observatory in Niepołomice
Saturday, September 26th
  • 8:00-8:45 breakfast (catering in accommodation)
  • 9:00-13:00 1st session: Astronomy (MOA)
  • 13:30-15:00 lunch (Restaurant "Joanna" in Niepołomice), 600m from the place of meeting
  • 15:30-17:30 2nd session: Biology (MOA)
  • 18.00-20.00 3rd session: Health (the Conference Hall in the Royal Castle in Niepołomice)
  • 20:00-21.00 official dinner at the restaurant "Bona" in the Royal Castle in Niepołomice
  • 21.00 - the possibility of participation in the outdoor event "Fields of Glory" in Niepołomice
Sunday, September 27th
  • 8:00-8:45 breakfast (catering in accommodation)
  • 9:00-10:00 bus passing to Dobczyce
  • 10:00-13:00 1st session: Biology and Environment (Dobczyce Reservoir cruise: the lecture hall on the MPWiK ship)
  • 13:15-14:15 lunch (Dobczyce)
  • 14:30-15:00 closing of the conference (Dobczyce)