Safe Cities Commission meeting, Kaunas

11.01.2017 - 16:30 to 13.01.2017 - 16:30

The Safe Cities Commission meeting in Kaunas, 11-13 January 2017

UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting
When? January 11 to January 13, 2017
Where? Kaunas (Lithuania), Hotel "Santaka Best Western", J. Gruodžio g. 21, Kaunas, Lithuania
We would like to invite you to our next UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting in Kaunas (Lithuania) during January 11-13, 2017 (so mark your calendars and plan your trip), to participate in discussing safety issues in the Baltic Sea Region.

Programme:

January 11
Arrivals
18:00 Get-Together Dinner

January 12
08:30 – 09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00 – 09:30 Opening of the meeting
09:30 – 12:30 Update of latest information and Kaunas city challenges regarding safety issues
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 Upcoming project initiatives (Cities Resilient to Climate Change, FiRe Concept)
14:30 – 17:00 Planning of project initiative about Data collection principles for civil protection prevention activities
17:00 End of the working day
19:00 Dinner
 
January 13
09:00 – 12:00 Still open slot for topics
12:00 Lunch
Departures

If you want to raise some issue during UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting regarding safety or you have some questions, please let us know via: kaspars.varpins@pp.liepaja.lv
Register to UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting in Kaunas via: https://goo.gl/forms/4TeXPjVDu5SlH3bD2

Information about hotels:

Hotel "Santaka Best Western" (UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting venue)
Address J. Gruodžio g. 21
Special rates with the code "UBC Conference":
-              for a single room 50 Euros per night (with breakfast)
Reservation: inga@santakahotel.eu
 
Kaunas hotel
Address Laisves al. 79
Special rates with the code "UBC Conference":
-              for a single room 50 Euros per night (with breakfast)
-              for a double room 55 Euros per night (with breakfast)
Reservation: info@kaunashotel.lt
 
Kaunas City hotel
Address Laisves al. 90
Special rates with the code "UBC Conference":
-              for a single room 28 Euros (without breakfast)
-              for a single room 32 Euros (with breakfast)
-              for a double room 36 Euros (without breakfast)
-              for a double 43 Euros (with breakfast).
Reservation: info@kaunascityhotel.com

Information on how to get to Kaunas:

  • By flight to Vilnius, and then a train to Kaunas
  • By flight to Kaunas airport (right now there are not many connections with the countries around the Baltic Sea, except for Norway, Denmark)
  • If you take a flight to Vilnius, then you have to take a train from the airport to the Vilnius central train station, and then from the central train station to Kaunas central train station (about 1h - 1.5 h) which is practically in the city centre;
  • Buses to Kaunas go from Latvia, Estonia and Poland;
  • By car.

Please register online: https://goo.gl/forms/4TeXPjVDu5SlH3bD2

 

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Contact details: 

Kaspars Vārpiņš
Chairman of the UBC Safe Cities Commission
Liepāja Municipal Police
Uliha 135
LV-3401 Liepāja
Latvia
Tel. +371 2 6406820
e-mail: kaspars.varpins@pp.liepaja.lv