Other social networking opportunities
The ProZ.com 2014 international conference will give attendees several opportunities to network through social events surrounding the conference:
Let others know the social events you are planning to attend via the "Participants" page.
Sightseeing and photo tour
- Where: Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, Pisa (3 minutes walk from the Central Railway Station)
The sightseeing and photo tour includes a three-hour walking tour to Pisa's most popular attractions. Itinerary highlights include:
- Keith Haring Mural
- Ponte di Mezzo (where the Gioco del Ponte - The Battle on the Bridge will take place on Sunday, June 29th fpr those interested)
- Palazzo Blu
- Giardino Scotto
- Piazza Garibaldi (ice-cream stop!)
- Piazza dei Cavalieri
Our walking tour will end in Piazza dei Miracoli (the famous Leaning Tower!) in time for the Pre-conference powwow.
Signup to the sightseeing and photo tour »
ProZ.com powwows are informal get-togethers of groups of ProZ.com users living in close proximity. The pre-conference powwow will offer attendees the chance to share dinner and get ready for the conference. Just remember to sign-up to the powwow via the powwow page.
ProZ.com pre-conference powwow in Pisa, Italy »
Learn more about ProZ.com powwows, click here.
The Saturday gala dinner will allow conference attendees to relax after the first event day in a unique venue while sharing drinks and dinner with old and new friends. The gala dinner ticket (which conference attendees must purchase separately if they want to book a seat) includes welcome drinks and dinner:
Served in the garden, with a selection of:
- Polentine fritte
- Fried polenta patties
- Focaccine con bresaola e rucola
- Focaccia with rocket salad and cured beef
- Focaccine con scamorza e speck
- Focaccia with smoked Scamorza cheese and Speck bacon
- Torte salate
- Savoury quiches
- Mini pizzas
Piccolo entrée di pappa al pomodoro con sedano croccante e olio dei monti pisani
Tomato soup entrée with crispy celery and Tuscan olive oil (Pisa mountain region)
Tagliere di salumi toscani con crostini e bruschette
Mixed platter of cured meats with crostini and bruschette
Straccetti tirati a mano con ragù bianco di anatra e scorzette di arancia
Home-made pasta with duck ragù sauce and slivers of orange peel
Ribollita alla Pisana
Stracotto di mucco Pisano con le sue verdure e
flan di patate con cuore di pecorino del parco
Pot roast with vegetables and potato flan with Pecorino cheese
Cialda di sfoglia con crema chantilly e cioccolato Amedei fuso
Wafer with Chantilly cream and melted chocolate
Illy caffè con golosa biscotteria del nostro pasticcere
Illy coffee and pastries
Vini bianchi e rossi biologici delle colline pisane
* Vegetarian options available on request. Please contact the Conference Organizer in advance for any special dietary requirements!
Cost of gala dinner: €55.00 EUR (VAT included)
Last confirmation deadline: June 15th
Book your seat for the Saturday gala dinner now! »
How to reach Hotel San Ranieri:
- From Hotel Abitalia Tower Plaza
- Taxi, 7 km
- Bus line 6 to Central Station then Bus LAM blu for 11 stops. get off at last stop (Cisanello)
- Walk to bus stop Andrea Pisano 1 (900 m), take bus line 5 (towards Putignano) for 11 stops then take bus line 22 (towards Cisanello) for 14 stops
- From Pisa Stazione Centrale (Pisa Central Station)
- Bus LAM Blu, 11 stops, get off at last stop (Cisanello)
Post-conference arrivederci powwow
ProZ.com powwows are informal get-togethers of groups of ProZ.com users living in close proximity. The post-conference powwow will offer attendees the chance to share dinner and their views of the entire event. Just remember to sign-up to this powwow via the powwow page.
ProZ.com post-conference arrivederci powwow in Pisa, Italy »
To learn more about ProZ.com powwows, click here.