The Belgrade meeting of COST TU1406 Action entitled “An overview of Key Performance Indicators across Europe and Overseas – The main findings from WG1 and other contributions from WG2 and WG3” will be held from the 30th March 2016 until 1st April 2016 at the Metropol Palace hotel in Belgrade, Serbia.
The venue is located near the Faculty of Civil Engineering and it is only 20 minutes of walk form the city centre. This five-star hotel, which was built in 1973 and renovated in 2010, has already hosted various international and domestic conferences.
The hotel’s infrastructure offers a spacious and unique lobby, pleasant lounge area and other gathering spaces. Three conference rooms (Nikola Tesla A, B, C) are at disposal for the COST meeting.Metropol Palace Belgrade Bulevar kralja Aleksandra 69 11000 Beograd Phone: +381 11 3333 100 Fax: +381 11 3333 300 GPS Coordinates: 44.806477 (lat) 20.473269 (long)
The objectives of the WG meeting are to develop a common understanding of the aims and ideas of COST Action TU1406 within the Action network and their dissemination.Further and according to the Scientific Work Plan, the WG meeting aims at the characterization of WP-s and their interaction, in particular of WP1, bridge performance indicators, WP2, target values, and WP3, quality control plans.This meeting has several objectives, such as:
The detailed programme is provided in the meeting booklet.
COST organization provides a certain amount of financial means for organizing such meetings and to reimburse participants. This includes for example accommodation costs, meals, transport expenses, etc.. For more information about travel reimbursement request please visit the following webpage.
Since Management Committee members, WG leaders, and invited speakers are automatically included, a limited number of other participants will be reimbursed due to the limited financial funds available. Remaining seats for reimbursement will be given to highly suitable applicants and early applications will be assigned priority.
The local organizers suggest using the following listed hotels for accommodation, conveniently located nearby the venue.Metropol Palace ***** (the venue) Bulevar kralja Aleksandra 69, 11000 Beograd Tel.: +381 11 3333 100 Fax: +381 11 3333 300 Holiday Inn Express Belgrade - City*** (15 min of walking to venue) Ruzveltova 23, 11000 Beograd Tel.: +381 11 4144670 Fax: +381 Zira Hotel Belgrade**** (17 min of walking to venue) Ruzveltova 35, 11000 Beograd Tel.: +381 11 3314 800 Fax: +381 11 3314 701
Accommodation prices (EUR) per hotel are summarized in the following table.
|HOTEL||Rank||Applicable Rate for Single Occupancy||Applicable Rate for Double Occupancy||City Tax Rate per Person per Night (approx.)||Breakfast Rate per Person per Night|
|29.03 to 2.04||29.03 to 2.04|
|Holiday Inn Express Belgrade - City||3¬||55,00||60,00||1,5||Incl.|
|Zira Hotel Belgrade||4¬||70,00||80,00||1,5||Incl.|
Rooms with special price will be available for a limited time for the participants through the following accommodation request forms, which are available on a first come first serve basis. That means that if there is no more standard room available, the hotel will give you a bigger room for an expensive price. The listed price is in EUR, but you will be charged in local currency (1 EUR approx. = 122 RSD). The suggested hotels, which are near the venue, are Holiday Inn Express Belgrade City and Zira Hotel Belgrade.