Conference Center of the Institute of the Molecular Genetics
About IMG Conference Centre
- Up to date conference premises located within the campus of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
- Perfect location for organizing scientific conferences and meetings with capacity up to 300 particpiants
- The Conference Centre offers 6 meeting halls with capacity from 25 to 300 particpiants and total area 715 m2
- Modern equipped Milan Hašek Conference Hall with the total area of 300 m2 and maximal capacity of 297 particpiants
- Exhibition area up to 305 m2, in a close proximity to meeting facilities
- Possibility of parking within the area of IMG
- High quality technical equipment
- Free WiFi internet connection (no password required) in whole the conference centre premises
- Skilled technical assistance throughout the conference
Milan Hašek Conference Hall
The Milan Hašek Conference Hall (named after the first director of the Institute) is the main conference hall of the IMG conference centre. It is suitable mainly for congresses, conferences and larger scientific symposia. The Conference Hall includes a control room with all necessary technical equipment and control board. The Registration desk and Meeting room for uploading the presentations is located in close proximity of the hall.
Thanks to the high-quality technical equipment the hall fits the most exacting customer requirements and it is rightly ranked among the most modern conference facilities in the Czech Republic.
Capacity: Theatre (auditorium) 297 persons.
How to Get There
Ústav molekulární genetiky AV ČR, v.v.i.
Vídeňská 1083,142 20 Praha 4
By Plane / From the Airport
The IMG conference building is located 21 km from Praha-Ruzyně International Airport. Travel from the airport to the IMG Conference Centre is possible either by public transport or by taxi.
The public shuttle bus (line 119) from the airport to metro station Nádraží Veleslavín (line A) travels in approximately 10-min. intervals (36 CZK per one way ticket). Use metro line A from Nádraží Veleslavín in the direction to Depo Hostivař, once at Museum station change the lines, taking line C in the direction Háje to the station Kačerov. Continue by bus line 138 heading to Ústavy Akademie Věd (terminal station), just next to the IMG Conference Centre. The whole journey from the airport to the campus takes approximately 60 minutes.
Taxis depart from both, Terminals 1 and 2. The operators guaranteed by the airport are AAA Radiotaxi and Radiocab Taxi. One-way travel to the IMG conference centre will cost you about 700 CZK.
More information at www.prg.aero.
Arriving by Train
After arriving to Hlavní nádraží (the main Prague railway station) take the metro line C (located in the arrival hall) in direction of Háje to the station Kačerov. Then change and continue by bus line 138 heading to Ústavy Akademie Věd (terminal station). This bus stop is next to the IMG Conference Centre. This journey takes approximately 25 minutes.
The price of taxi from Hlavní nádraží to IMG Conference Centre should be approximately 350 CZK.
More at www.cd.cz.
From Florenc central bus station, where most Czech and International lines arrive, follow the signs to the Florenc underground station – line C and take the Metro in the direction of Haje to the station Kačerov, Then change and continue on bus line 138 heading to Ústavy Akademie Věd (terminal station). This bus stop is next to the IMG Conference Centre. This journey takes approximately 30 minutes.
Price for the taxi from Florenc to IMG conference centre should not be higher than 400 CZK.
More at www.svt.cz.
By Public Transport
The easiest way to the IMG conference centre is by bus. Bus line 114 is heading to the station Ústavy Akademie Věd, which is next to the conference centre (you can take the bus e.g. at the metro station Kačerov). Bus 193 (e.g. from the metro station Budějovická) will take you to the bus stop IKEM that is also very close to the conference centre, but on the way to the city centre it stops also at the Ústavy Akademie Věd bus stop. Both journeys take approximately 10 minutes from the metro station.
Public transport routes, pricelist and timetables can be found at www.dpp.cz.
You will arrive to Prague along the D1 motorway, using the exit Spořilov and following straight along the 5. Května street. After 2 km, turn right to the City ring road, but leave it on the following exit (Krč-východ). Pass under the ring road and follow straight for 3 km along Vídeňská St. up to the bus stop Ústavy Akademie Věd. The IMG Conference Centre is just to the right of the bus stop.
You will arrive along the D8 motorway, following the signs to the city centre (centrum). The signs will lead you to the main inner city roadway, across the Vltava river and straight up to the exit to City ring road (exit Braník). Leave the ring road on the first exit (Krč-východ), then pass under the ring road and follow straight for 3 km along Vídeňská St. up to the bus stop Ústavy Akademie Věd. The IMG conference centre is just to the right from the bus stop.
Follow the D11 motorway up to exit 2 (Horní Počernice) and then follow the City ring road for 15 km. Leave the ring road at the exit Krč-východ, pass under the circle and follow straight for 3 km up to bus stop Ústavy Akademie Věd. The IMG conference centre is just to the right from the bus stop.
When entering Prague by the D5 motorway, bear right at exit 1 (Třebonice) towards the Prague ring road. At exit 16 (Slivenec) you leave the Prague ring road and follow the City ring road for the next 10 km up to Exit Krč-západ. Turn immediately right to Sulická street and after 1 km turn left to Zálesí street. On the main crossing turn right to Vídeňská street that will lead you to the bus stop Ústavy Akademie Věd. The IMG conference centre is just to the right from the bus stop.