Konferencja "Modernizm w Europie - modernizm w Gdyni"

7th International Scientific Conference "Modernism in Europe - modernism in Gdynia"

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7TH INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
MODERNISM IN EUROPE - MODERNISM IN GDYNIA
20TH CENTURY ARCHITECTURE - PRESERVATION OF ITS AUTHENTICITY AND INTEGRITY

7. MIĘDZYNARODOWA KONDERENCJA NAUKOWA
MODERNIZM W EUROPIE - MODERNIZM W GDYNI
ARCHITEKTURA XX W. - ZACHOWANIE JEJ AUTENTYZMU I INTEGRALNOŚCI
polska wersja: www.gdynia.pl/modernizm

7th international scientific conference “Modernism in Europe – Modernism in Gdynia” is a continuation of conference series held in Gdynia since 2007. These sessions are currently the most important periodic event of its kind in Poland. The theme of the forthcoming conference will focus on issues related to the form of modernist architecture and the problems of preserving its integrity and authenticity. The contents of the conference will be supervised by the Scientific Committee consisting of prominent experts from Poland and abroad.
Papers accepted and presented during the conference will be collected, edited and later published as a reviewed publication. The books including papers presented during previous conferences were published by Gdynia City Hall. They are also available on-line at: www.gdynia.pl/zabytki

SCHEDULE:
till 31st March 2019
abstract submission
till 31st May 2019
notification of acceptance
1st June – 31st August 2019
registration of participants
3rd – 5th October 2019
Conference

GENERAL INFORMATION
Participation in the conference is free of charge. All participants (including speakers) shall cover the costs of their travel and accommodation. Sessions will be held in Polish and English with simultaneous interpretation provided.

INFORMATION FOR SPEAKERS
All submitted papers should tackle important issues and be complementary to current knowledge in the field. They are expected to include latest findings of conducted research which were not widely discussed or published so far. New and relevant topics, directly or indirectly connected with the architecture of Gdynia, are also welcome. Authors should have documented achievements (scientific, professional, etc.) related to the thematic scope of the conference. Participants interested in presenting a paper should send their abstracts in English (400-800 words) together with a completed registration form until 31st March 2019. Moreover, a biographical note and a list of important professional achievements should be attached.
Papers to be presented during the conference will be selected by the Scientific Committee. Speakers chosen by the Committee will be required to send text version of planned paper till 31st August 2019 and directly before the conference should provide a bilingual presentation of the speech (presentation time: 20 minutes)

INFORMATION FOR OTHER PARTICIPANTS
Due to organizational reasons participants are asked to fill in a registration form. Forms will be available for download from the conference website (www.gdynia.pl/modernism) between 1st June -31st August, 2019. After this date application will still be possible, however, participants will not receive conference materials.

VENUE
Pomeranian Science and Technology Park Gdynia, Conference Centre,
address: al. Zwycięstwa 96/98, Gdynia, Poland.

CONTACT
Gdynia City Hall □ City Monuments Protection Office
ul. 10 Lutego 24 □ 81-364 Gdynia □ phone +48 58 668 83 42
□ e-mail: zabytki@gdynia.pl □ www.gdynia.pl/modernism □ Event on Facebook