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Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence Conference in Krakow

We are delighted to announce a new international Conference which is taking place during the European Year of Cultural Heritage in 2018. Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence is being held from 3-7 September 2018 in the World Heritage City of Krakow, Poland. The Conference will bring together academics, planners, policy makers and community leaders to examine and discuss the pasts, presents and futures for cities with Jewish Heritage, particularly in Europe.

HISTORICAL CITIES 3.0

Mayor of the City of Krakow Mr. Jacek Majchrowski invites to the first edition of the  international conference HISTORICAL CITIES 3.0

Motto of the conference:  I am lucky to live where others can visit only for a moment …  

World heritage marathon in Krakow

This year’s session of the Committee was held in the ICE Kraków Congress Centre from the 2nd to the 12th of July. Poland has become a member of the Committee for the second time in its history; however, for the first time, Poland had the honour to host a session of the World Heritage Committee, the leading executive body of the Convention of the UNESCO – the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization.

 

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73rd World Foundry Congress “Creative Foundry” in Krakow

The 73rd World Foundry Congress, which will be held in Krakow from 23-27 September 2018, is addressed to all people, companies, organizations, editors, etc. interested in or involved with the Foundry Industry.

Polish Congress Ambassadors 2017

On May 8, during the session of the Chapter of the Polish Congress Ambassadors Program, 17 new distinguished personalities representing the scientific and business circles, including 4 from Krakow, joined the group of the Honorary Ambassadors of Polish Congresses! Until now, the title of Congress Ambassador has been received by 238 people, including over 40 from Krakow and the Malopolska Region.
 

3rd International Congress of Ethics in Tourism in Krakow

You are invited to the 3rd International Congress of Ethics in Tourism which will be held on April 27-28 at the ICE Congress Center in Krakow. The World Congress of Ethics is a cyclical event organized by the World Tourism Organization (UWNTO). The previous edition of the Congress was held in Ecuador in 2012.

The latest ICCA report is now available

In the ICCA Statistics Report 2016, the key industry report, Krakow ranked 65th in the world and 32th in Europe, hosting 41 meetings. This is a drop as compared to 2015, when Krakow was 49th in the world and 26th among European cities.

IVR Congress in Krakow!

IVR is an international association representing the mutual interests of the inland navigation and insurance industry and keeping the register of vessels in Europe.

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts announces recognition of Sheraton Krakow Hotel as the first “Sheraton Grand” in Poland

On May 9th, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts announced today the designation of Sheraton Krakow Hotel as a Sheraton Grand Krakow welcoming it to the brand’s new premier tier of hotels recognized for their enticing destinations, distinguished designs, and excellence in service and guest experiences.

April record at Krakow Airport!

In April, Krakow airport handled 415 520 passengers. This represents an increase of as much as 19% (i.e. 65 thousand passengers) compared to April 2015. This is an all-time record. April 29 also reported a record number of 17, 015 passengers handled in one day.