WELCOME TO THE 48TH EDTNA/ERCA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Dear Colleagues & Friends
It is with great pleasure and pride that we invite you to join us in Prague next year where our 48th EDTNA/ERCA International Conference will take place. The theme of our Conference is ‘New Pathways in the Renal Setting - Caring Together by Integrating Modern Technology based on Knowledge & Education’. At the 47th EDTNA/ERCA International Conference in Genova, 2018 our Theme of the Conference was ‘Global Approach to Renal Care Innovation - Balancing Compassion and Health Technologies’. Balancing our Compassion vs Technology is the first step, next one is the Integration of it, to make it happen. This is the background of the Theme in Prague, to be able to make a successful Integration of the Modern Technology based on Knowledge & Education. To get a continuity and consistency in our daily work at Clinics.

Our Conference will take place at the Cubex Centre Prague which is the new built Conference Center located in the business centre of Prague. Thanks to its unique and varied interior and modern building it is an ideal venue for organizing Conferences. Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires on the Vltava River is known all over the world and ranks among the most beautiful cities in Europe. Let yourself be tempted by the history offered by the city of Prague. The experiences that won’t be forgotten are awaiting you.
Please join us in Prague, experience our well planned Scientific Programme including Educational Sessions and Workshops. Meet our Industry Partners at the Exhibition, Share Experiences amongst each other, meet old friends, and extend your network by meeting new ones as well. We are very much looking forward to Welcoming you to Prague!

With very warm regards,
Edita Noruisiene                     
EDTNA/ERCA President


GOOD TO KNOW

Prague is a city of very high standards, offering both historical and modern conference venues, hotels, restaurants and places of interest. Prague – the capital of the Czech Republic situated on both banks of the Vltava river is a beautiful city with a rich history. Thanks to its location in the centre of Europe, Prague has always been an important crossroads of trade and culture. In the course of its thousand-year history, Prague has always been the political, cultural, and business centre of the country. Prague, often called “Golden” or “Hundred-spired”, belongs to the architecturally unique European towns, attractive for tourists from around the world. Visitors find themselves enjoying a living museum of European architecture from Romanesque time to the present.

Our Conference will take place at the Cubex Centre Prague which is the new built Conference Center located in the business centre of Prague. Thanks to its unique and varied interior and modern building it is an ideal venue for organizing Conferences. Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires on the Vltava River is known all over the world and ranks among the most beautiful cities in Europe. Let yourself be tempted by the history offered by the city of Prague. The experiences that won’t be forgotten are awaiting you.

Prague has 1,200,000 inhabitants and stretches over approximately 500 square kilometres. The dominant feature of the city is Prague Castle, which houses the gothic St. Vitus’s Cathedral. The castle had been the seat of Czech kings since 1087, until 1918 when it became the seat of presidents of the Czechoslovak Republic, and since 1993 it has been the seat of the president of the Czech Republic. Prague has one of the oldest universities in Europe; the Charles University which was founded in 1348.

Prague has a designated UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage area of more than 8 sq km, over 100 theatres, concert halls, galleries etc. More than 100 personalities famous world-wide have lived in Prague (e.g. King Charles IV, Rudolph II, J. A. Comenius (Komenský), W. A. Mozart, Franz Kafka, A. Einstein, A. Pick, M. Curie-Sklodowska etc…).

With a widely opened pro-market economy, stable democratic government, stable currency and well-known working skills of the people, this country provides a great opportunity to host a conference in order to meet scientists and business people from all over the world.

 

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Phone: +46 46 70 96 24 / secretariat@edtnaerca.org

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