The XV EUCARPIA Fruit Breeding and Genetics Symposium will be held in the Study and Information Centre SIC of the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague – Suchdol.


Kamýcká 129 
165 00 Praha 6 - Suchdol
Czech Republic

GPS coordinates: 50,129976, 14,373707                                                       

The location is convenient for a good traffic connection to Vaclav Havel Airport Prague and at the same time with a good background for Symposium participants. SCI exterier

Prague is located in the heart of Europe, accessible by plane through most European airports.
The symposium venue is easily accessible by public transport by bus. The name of the bus stop nearest to symposium venue is “Zemědělská univerzita”.
For your travel planning, you can use following link (information also in English) to find your optimal traffic connection by Prague public transport:

Prague is famous for its cultural and scientific heritage since centuries. For the travel to the city centre by public transport, you can use buses no. 107 or 147, which takes you to the transport junction Dejvicka. From the station Dejvicka take metro (subway) line A leading to the city centre (downtown) for example to station Staroměstská (Old Town). The travel time from symposium venue to the Prague city centre using public transport is approximately 30 minutes.
Besides the scientific program, the symposium will also include a one-day technical visit in the completely new construction of Research and Breeding Institute of Pomology Holovousy Ltd.


Recommended hotels
The conference organizers suggest the following accommodations in Prague in close proximity to the symposium venue.
So far, only limited pre-bookings have been made. For this reason, we suggest you to take care of your accommodations at your earliest convenience.
Hotel Galaxie (pre-booked until April, 30)
the nearest 4star hotel to the symposium venue
Suchdolské nám. 9
PRAHA 165 00
Carl-Inn Hotel Prague (pre-booked until April, 15)

Sídlištní 1/1167
PRAHA 165 00
Booking and payment have to be made by your own directly to the hotels. Limited number of rooms is pre-booked.
Concerning Carl-Inn Hotel Prague please reserve the accommodation exclusively using
e-mail address Tato e-mailová adresa je chráněna před spamboty. Pro její zobrazení musíte mít povolen Javascript. and state EUCARPIA in your correspondence with the hotel.
For further accommodation possibilities in Prague, you can use following link:
Please note that citizens of some countries in the world need visa, while traveling to the Czech Republic.
Please inform yourself about the visa requirement for the Czech Republic. Should you need further information, contact the Congress Secretariat at Tato e-mailová adresa je chráněna před spamboty. Pro její zobrazení musíte mít povolen Javascript..