Associations delegates want to meet in person, not virtually
New research has revealed that association conference delegates long to go back to normal events and want to meet in person, not virtually.
The expansion of the aircraft apron at Kraków Airport has started
On September 27, the work on the construction of a new apron at Kraków Airport officially started. The expansion of the western part of the apron is aimed at improving the capacity of the aircraft apron area. The entire investment, worth PLN 133.7 million, has been coordinated with the planned reconstruction and expansion of the passenger terminal and the construction of a new runway.
8th Polish Congress of Entrepreneurship
DRAWING FROM THE PAST FOR A BETTER FUTURE
The 8th Polish Congress of Entrepreneurship was held from 5 to 7 October in Krakow. This year, the event began with study visits, so that the participants of the Congress could learn about all the new projects implemented in the city.
Krakow to host the 61st ICCA Congress!
We are proud to announce that Krakow has been selected as the host city for the 61st ICCA Congress in 2022! Hosting the International Congress and Convention Association is a huge success not only for the city of Krakow, but for the entire country.
International Book Fair in Kraków® in a brand-new way
Will the Book Fair in Kraków, which will take place between the 14th and 17th of October in EXPO Kraków, be the same as it used to be? No, because the world has changed, and the fair has changed, too. One thing, however, will remain the same – a passion for reading and the need to have contact with literature.
MADE FOR Restaurant Conference in the Małopolska Garden of Arts
The MADE FOR Restaurant 2021 conference, which will be held on 26 October, in the Małopolska Garden of Arts - Juliusz Słowacki Theatre, is designed to prepare restaurateurs and the catering industry for the coming years of work within a new reality. What should a restaurant be like in 2022? How to run a profitable business in the age of coronavirus?
Kraków the Host City: Stories Episode 4: First Scientific Conferences
Medicine is closely associated with Krakow: this is where future doctors were educated. Maciej Miechowita, referred to as the Polish Hippocrates, worked in Krakow as a physician; a university hospital was established in 1780 on the initiative of Professor Andrzej Badurski, and the first departments and chairs in Poland were created in Krakow, such as, among others: the chair of anatomy, surgery and obstetrics, which starting in 1780 was headed by the ‘father of Polish surgery’, Professor Rafał Czerwiakowski, and by the founder of the first surgical clinic at ul. Kopernika 40, Professor Ludwik Rydygier.
How can we revive tourism after the pandemic?
On 21 September, the representatives of the Krakow tourism sector discussed the joint implementation of tourism-related activities in Krakow. It was the first meeting in the series entitled “Direction: A city for everyone – Sustainable Tourism Policy”. The main topic of debates and discussions was the directions and possibilities of working together to restore tourism in Krakow after the halt caused by the pandemic.
A chair for fighting viruses: An invention by a student from Kraków
A self-disinfecting chair that prevents the spread of viruses, in particular the SARS-CoV-2 virus, is an innovative idea of Angelika Kopcińska, a student at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the Krakow University of Technology. The prototype of the invention was designed and constructed as part of a successful defence of her master’s thesis.
A New ibis Styles Hotel Makes Its Debut on the Tourist Map of Krakow!
A 259-room ibis Styles Kraków Centrum hotel has opened its doors to welcome its first guests, joining the Accor hotels family, a leading hotel group in the world. Known for its unique leitmotifs, the brand invites guests to discover the true and vivid history of Krakow, woven into the earliest flowerings of local social culture. The hotel also houses a Chill Bar –a new Accor restaurant concept implemented for the first time in Poland. Hanna Pietras Architectural Design Studio has designed the building. The investor of the new hotel is the renowned Austrian developer, UBM Development.