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ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES

Doctrine, Development, Education and Training Command of the Slovenian Armed Forces
Engelsova 15
2111 Maribor
Slovenia

 

Contact
FOR MATTERS OF CONTENT AND ORGANIZATION:
Denis Čaleta, PhD, Slovenian Armed Forces
Phone: 00 386 2 449 5028,  E-mail: denis.caleta(at)mors.si
US EMBASSY POC:
Irena Čufar, Office of Defense Cooperation, United States Embassy
Phone: 00 386 1 471 2038, E-mail: irena.cufar(at)eucom.mil
 
 
WELCOME
 
We are very happy to welcome you to Maribor, Slovenia, to our international counter-terrorism conference and wish you an enjoyable stay with us.
We will do our best to make your stay a pleasant one.
The next few pages contain some basic information that you might find useful.  
 
CONFERENCE DETAILS
 
The conference will take place at the Doctrine, Development, Education and Training Command of the Slovenian Armed Forces (DDETC).
 
The address of the conference venue:
 
Doctrine, Development, Education and Training Command of the Slovenian Armed Forces
Engelsova 15
2111 Maribor
Slovenia
 
> HOTEL BOOKING FORM
Hotel City Maribor
Ulica Kneza Koclja 22
SI - 2000 Maribor; Slovenia
 
 
The "Counter-Terrorism Challenges in the Region of South Eastern Europe" Conference will start on Tuesday, 27 September 2011
Transfer will also be provided back to the hotel every day at the end of the conference.
Transfer from and to the airports and to the hotel will be organized by the Office of Defense Cooperation, United States Embassy, and the Ministry of Defense.
The working language at the conference will be English.
 
INTERNET ACCESS
 
All conference participants will have free access to the Internet in the DDETC library located on the ground floor where the international conference will take place.
 
MEALS AND REFRESHMENTS
 
Lunch will be served at the restaurant of the Doctrine, Development, Education and Training Command of the Slovenian Armed Forces daily from 12.00 to 13.15.
During breaks, coffee, milk, tea and soft drinks will be offered.
 
SOCIAL EVENTS
 
All information's will be avalible as soon as possible.
 
CONFERENCE FEE
 
There is no conference fee for the participants whose participation has been co-financed from the Combating Terrorism Fellowship Program (CTFP) assets. All other participants covering the conference costs on their own shall pay the conference fee of 50 €. The fee should be paid on the first day of the conference.
 
CONFERENCE DRESS CODE
 
The dress code for the official part of the conference is as follows:
- for military persons: type A service uniform or a jacket and a tie (or equivalent for ladies),
- for civil representatives: a jacket and a tie (or equivalent for ladies).
At the welcome reception hosted by Conference Director, the dress code for all participants is “business casual”, i.e. a jacket without a tie (or equivalent for ladies).
For the sight-seeing of Maribor comfortable civilian clothes are recommended, appropriate for the weather conditions.
 
USEFUL INFORMATION
 
Language
The official language in Slovenia is Slovene and in nationally mixed regions also Hungarian and Italian.
 
Currency
The currency in Slovenia is the Euro. Foreign currencies may be exchanged at border crossings, in banks, exchange offices and hotels.
 
Credit Cards
Major credit cards, such as Eurocard, MasterCard and Visa, are accepted at most places.
 
Public transportation
All major attractions in Maribor are within 25-minute driving distance from the hotel, but taxis and hotel bus shuttle are also available.
 
Working hours
Shops are usually open from 08.00 to 20.00, on Saturdays until 13.00. Banks are open from 08.00 to 12.00 and from 14.00 to 17.00; some of them are also open on Saturdays until 12.00.
 
Miscellaneous
You will receive a small envelope with some tourist leaflets to help you during your stay. We will be very happy to provide you with any additional information.