18:30 - 19:30

Welcome Cocktail & Networking
at The Rome Cavalieri (conference hotel).
Transfer from the hotel to the restaurant with Buses at 19:30.

20:00 - 23:00

Gala Dinner
at the Restaurant Casa dei Cavalieri di Rodi;
Buses back to the hotel leave at 23:00.


09:00 - 13:30

on “China’s Belt & Road Initiative – What is the European Perspective?”
Registration opens at 08:15.

13:30 - 14:30

Working Lunch
at the conference hotel

14:30 - 15:30

Internal General Assembly
(Delegates only)

20:00 - 23:00

Post-conference Dinner
Informal dinner at the Restaurant "Il Pompiere", located in the beautiful Ghetto district of Rome.

Bus leaves from the conference hotel at 19:30.
(Additional costs of 75,- EUR per person – food, drinks, transport included.)


10:00 - 13:00

Post-conference Tour
Guided tour of the extraordinary "Marvels of Roman Engineering", leading from Ancient Rome to the Baroque period:
Participants will first visit the Baths of Diocletian with a mesmerising VR experience; then they will explore a monumental Baroque palace and be immersed into volumetric effects and geometrical illusions.