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Social events

The FIDIC 2011 Conference offers an exciting and varied social programme which allows you an insight into the Swiss culture and traditions with Tunisian flair.
Switzerland is known for its diversity of natural beauty and picturesque cities, combined with an impressive infrastructure of modern hotels and restaurants.

Sunday, 2 October 2011 – Welcome Reception

The Welcome Reception with Tunisian flavour will be held in the restaurant Bolgen Plaza (Skistrasse 26 in Davos Platz).
Starting from 18.45 a shuttle will bring participants from the conference centre to Bolgen Plaza. A return shuttle to the conference centre departs from 21.00. Bolgen Plaza can also be reached on foot (nice walk of about 20 minutes from the hotels near the conference centre).

Monday, 3 October 2011 – Local Colour Night (optional)

The optional Local Colour Night with Swiss flavour will take place at the mountain restaurant Rinerhorn, a traditional Swiss restaurant where the sunset can be enjoyed from the large sun terrace.
Buses leave from the congress centre at 18.30 (please make sure to be on time).
The gondolas to Rinerhorn are going up from 19.00. The first gondola going down is scheduled for 22.00, the last for 23.00. At the valley station, a shuttle bus will bring participants back to the conference centre.

Wednesday, 5 October 2011 – Gala Dinner

The closing Gala Dinner, featuring entertainment and live music, will take place in the Färbi Sporthalle which will be transformed into a Tunisian ballroom.
There will be shuttle buses from the conference centre as from 18.45 and back from Färbi Sporthalle as from 22.00.