23rd International Economic Conference – IECS 2016 will be hosted in Sibiu,
about 300 km N-W from the Romanian capital Bucharest.
Sibiu was the European Cultural
Capital in 2007.
The Citadel of Sibiu was for centuries one of the largest and best fortified
in Europe. Sibiu is beautiful; indeed a delight for the eyes. Eerie eaves shaped
like eyes peer down from the buildings that line the narrow, medieval streets.
At the center of it all stands the proud fortress-church, built by the original
German settlers in Gothic sturdiness.
History surrounds Sibiu like a defensive wall. The outlines of Sibiu's many
churches have dominated her sky line since early times. Sibiu is dotted with
many areas of parkland, intimate gardens and attractive tree-lined boulevards.
Sibiu's pulling power is stronger in spring, the season of chestnuts in blossom,
and the start of various festivals. Sibiu, and Sibiu area, contains the largest
concentration of tourist attractions in Romania.
During the Conference, WLAN access will be available through the University
Public Hotspots, so bring your laptops with you! An Internet Access point with
several computers will also be available.
The Conference will be held at Faculty of Economic Sciences, 17 Dumbravii Avenue, Sibiu, Romania.
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TRAVEL TO SIBIU
Sibiu International Airport is directly connected with Airports in Bucharest,
Ancona, Timisoara, Vienna and München. Carpatair
offers daily connections to Munich, Bergamo and Treviso, and connections three
times a week to Bologna, Verona, Rome and Stuttgart. Tarom, the national carrier,
flies five times a week from Sibiu to Munich. Austrian Airlines offers daily
flights to Vienna. Please refer to Tarom,
Austrian Airlines or Carpatair
for connections to domestic and international flights.
The train remains the easiest, cheapest and most comfortable way to get to
Sibiu. From Bucharest, there are several trains daily to Sibiu (round trip in
the morning and in the night). For more information, visit the Romanian
For informations about the visa requirement in order to travel in Romania,
please visit the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.