Conference J. Heyrovský Institute opens the Gateway to the Universe


Social event

The focus of the event is fostering collaboration within space industry and space research sector. This event is by invitation only.

Program May 21, 2024

2:00 PM             Bus departs from the J. Heyrovský Institute to Děčín Castle with participants.      

4:00 - 5:00 PM   Welcome speech by Prof. Martin Hof (director of JHIPC) and Dr. Martin Ferus (JHIPC), featuring the presentation of the exhibition "Touch the (exo)planets"

5:30 - 5:40  PM   Opening ceremony lead by Ing. Miroslava Poskočilová, Director of the Děčín Castle

5:40 - 5:55  PM   Presentation by Prof. Dr. Bernd Abel, University Leipzig

6:00 - 6:15 PM    Presentation by Dr. Jean-Pierre Lebreton, LCP2E Orleans

Musical performance, banquet, and discussion follow.

Attendees can engage in discussions at the exhibited posters.

The social gathering concludes at 10 PM.



Transport details

Bus to the Venue: The bus will be parked in the parking lot in front of the J. Heyrovský Institute, available for participants who have registered for transportation. Departure is scheduled for 2 PM.

Return Bus: The return bus from Děčín Castle to Prague departs at 10 PM.

Address: Ústav fyzikální chemie J. Heyrovského AV ČR, Dolejškova 2155/3, 182 23 Prague 8

Public Transport Options:
•    Metro: Ládví station
•    Tram: Line 1, stop at Ládví
•    Bus: Nos. 103, 152, 166, 177, 348, 368, stop at Ládví


Individual transport

Attention. The access road to Dlouhá jízda Castle is closed for reconstruction. We recommend parking in the parking lot of the Děčín Labour Office and walking through the castle garden. There are directional signs in the castle garden leading to the venue.

Information about the event

Booklet - J. Heyrovský Institute opens the Gateway to the Universe

Info on the research in the J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry - brochure