PROGRAM

  • Wednesday, 10 May 2017
    • 13:00 - 19:00 – Registration
    • 17:30 - 19:00 – Dinner
    • 19:00 - 19:15 – Welcome: Ivan Suchara (Director of RILOG)
    • 19:15 - 19:20 – Welcome: Zdeněk Zvolánek
    • 19:20 - 19:30 – Organization
    • 19:30 - 20:10 – Openings: Martin Hajman (Tromsø)
    • 20:10 - 21:10 – Lecture 1: Robert Wallis -"Reaching the Heights of Turkey"
    • 21:15 - 23:00 – possibility for participants short presentations (after previous arrangements with organisers)

  • Thursday, 11 May 2017
    • 09:00 - 10:00 – Lecture 2: Brigitte Fiebig and Michael Mauser – “Plant exploration in Iran with BG Tubingen” (BG Tubingen lecture)
    • 10:00 - 10:30 – Break
    • 10:30 - 11:30 – Lecture 3: Zdeněk Zvolánek – “The Crevice Garden and its Plants”
    • 12:00 - 13:30 – Lunch
    • 13:30 - 16:30 – Průhonice park
    • 16:30 - 17:00 – Break
    • 17:00 - 18:00 – Lecture 4: David Rankin - "Searching for long-lost primulas" (SRGC lecture)
    • 18:30 - 20:00 – Dinner
    • 20:00 - 21:00 – Lecture 5: Panayoti Kelaidis – "Keeping in Steppe: cushions and rock plants from the semi-arid plateaus of the world, and how to grow them in a garden setting" (BG Denver lecture)
    • 21:00 - 23:00 – possibility for participants short presentations (after previous arrangements with organisers)

  • Friday, 12 May 2017
    • 09:00 - 10:00 – Lecture 6: Vojtěch Holubec – “In search of purple Caltha and other Tibetan gems”
    • 10:00 - 10:30 – Break
    • 10:30 - 11:30 – Lecture 7: Olga Bondareva – “Spring in Western Caucasus"
    • 12:00 - 13:30 – Lunch
    • 13:30 - 14:30 – Lecture 8: Martin Hajman – “The arctic rock garden in Tromsø” (BG Tromsø lecture)
    • 14:30 - 15:00 – Break
    • 15:00 - 18:00 – Průhonice park
    • 18:00 - 19:30 – Sale
    • 19:30 -              Garden party & participant´s music session

  • Saturday, 13 May 2017
    • 9:00 - 18:00 – Garden Tour - West Prague Circle
      • Radotín – Stanislav Čepička
      • Roztoky – Petr Diviš
      • Roztoky – Jiří Papoušek
      • Praha-Suchdol – Vojtěch Holubec
    • 18:00 -             Free time

  • Sunday, 14 May 2017
    • 8:00 - 18:00 – Garden Tour - Karst Circle
      • Malý Chlumec – Jiří Sládek
      • Dobřichovice – Jiří Pospíšil
      • Karlík – Zdeněk Zvolánek
      • Černošice – Martin Brejník
    • 18:00 - 19:00 – Concert (Marika Singers)
    • 19:00 - 19:20 – Closing
    • 19:30 -              Farewell dinner

  • Monday, 15 May 2017
    • 9:00 - 12:00 – Garden Tour - Central Prague Circle
      • May Show in Charles Square (Prague Rock Garden Club)
    • 12:00 -            Individual tour in Prague and departure