Venue
The Symposium will be held on board a comfortable boat "Georgy Zhukov" cruising from Nizhny Novgorod to Moscow and back. The cruise route includes the Volga river, as well as some old Russian towns belonging to the Golden Ring of Russia such as Yaroslavl, Kostroma, and Uglich. Also on the route are the famous Makary Monastery, and many other fascinating sites. Thus, the conference participants will have a unique opportunity to get familiar with the Russian history and nature.

A social program for participants and accompanying persons will include sightseeing and tours on the cruise route, music concerts aboard, and symposium dinner. A special lady's program is intended to fill up the time of accompanying persons during scientific sessions.

Cruise timetable

Date

Port

Arrival

Departure

August 4

Nizhny Novgorod

 

09:00

August 5

Kostroma

09:00

15:00

August 6

Uglich

09:00

12:00

August 7

Moscow

13:00

21:30

August 9

Yaroslavl

09:00

15:00

August 10

Makariev Monastery

19:30

21:00

August 11

Nizhny Novgorod

01:30

23:00