WIMS 2018 | Venue

8th International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics
June 25 – 27 2018, Novi Sad, Serbia

 
 

Venue


The town of Novi Sad


The venue of the conference will be town of Novi Sad, capital of Vojvodina province and a large industrial and cultural centre.

Novi Sad is a city located in northern Serbia. It lies on the banks of the Danube river in the province of Vojvodina. Novi Sad is located on the water route Rhine – Main – Danube which connects nine countries and six capitals. It is also on the main route from the central Europe (through Hungary) to south-eastern Europe (Greece, Bulgaria, Turkey). Novi Sad lies 300 km south of Budapest (Hungary), 70 km north of Belgrade, 360 km east of Zagreb (Croatia) and 160 km west of Timisoara (Romania).

Its name means "New Planting" (noun) in Serbian and is also known as Neoplanta (in Latin), Neusatz (in German), and Uj Videk (in Hungarian).

The population of Novi Sad is about 300.000 citizens. Serbian language is spoken by majority of citizens. However, Hungarian, Slovakian, Rumanian and Ruthanian languages are also widely spoken and officially used according to the law and decision of the town’s assembly.

Lectures and sessions

Lectures and sessions will take place at Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad.

Department of Mathematics and Informatics was established in 1963, and since then has been one of the leading teaching and research institutions, first in the field of mathematics, and then computing as well.

Through eleven accredited study programs at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels, all of which are consisted of integrated units of knowledge and skills, the teaching process has been made completely in accord to the requirements of modern professional challenges, and the latest scientific research trends.

Travel

The information about Serbia and travel instructions are available here and aditional information if you are traveling by airplane can be found here.


Accommodation


The information about accommodation in Novi Sad is available here. You probably don’t need a visa to enter Serbia (e.g. if you’re a citizen of EU and Schengen Area members, USA, Canada, Australia, Russia...). To check if you need one, follow this link, and if you need it, let us know.

The information about Serbia and travel instructions for Novi Sad are available here. Aditional information if you are traveling by airplane can be found here. We can arange a transfer from the airport to Novi Sad for a reasonable price. Please contact us by email.

HotelsCombined

(International Conference Support Program)

You can find a variety of accommodation options in Novi Sad on HotelsCombined.com. The HotelsCombined.com provides an accommodation price comparison search engine and is offering a 10% rebate all participants attending the WIMS 2018.

For further information on their conference rebate program and to claim your rebate directly please visit conference.hotelscombined.com.

You can start searching for your preferred hotel in Novi Sad here.

Hotel Park *****

Novosadskog sajma 35
Tel/Fax: +381 21 488 88 88
www.hotelparkns.com

It is situated nearby the town centre, next to the Novi Sad Fair, 30 minutes from the conference site on foot, 10 minutes from the conference site by bus.

Voyager ****

Stražilovska 16
Tel: +381 21 453 711
Fax: +381 21 453 712
www.voyagerns.co.rs

The hotel is the located 500m from the town centre, 300 m from the Danube, 100m from University campus, 2 minutes from the conference site on foot.

Mediteraneo **

Ilije Ognjanovića 10
Tel/Fax: + 381 21 427 135
www.hotelmediteraneo.rs

It is located in the center on Novi Sad, in a quiet street near the central pedestrian zone, 10 minutes from the conference site on foot.

Panorama (Garni) ***

Futoška 1a
Tel/Fax: +381 21 4 801 800
www.hotelpanorama.co.rs

Located 5 minutes from the city centre, 15 minutes from the conference site on foot or 5 minutes by bus.

Vojvodina ***

Trg slobode 2
Tel: +381 21 66 22 122
Fax: +381 21 66 15 445
Mob: +381 63 64 93 91
www.hotelvojvodina.rs

It is located in the center on Novi Sad, in the central pedestrian zone, 10 minutes from the conference site on foot.