International Workshop on
Systems, Signals and Image Processing
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing
University of Zagreb, CROATIA
June 3-5, 1998
co-sponsored by the IEEE, IEE, EURASIP, FER & HPT
and in association with IEEE Croatia Section & IEEE UK and Republic of Ireland Section
AND LOCAL INFO:
Location of the IWSSIP'98 Workshop
IWSSIP'98 Workshop will be held at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing (FER) in Zagreb. FER is located 5-10 min walking from the main railway station, and 20 minutes of easy walking from main square "Jelacic plac" (Hotel "Dubrovnik", see Accommodation). There is a large parking lot in front of the building. Tram lines 13 and 5 are close to the Faculty building. Tram line 13 will take you to the main square. Hotel "Dubrovnik" is appx. 20 minutes walking from the Faculty building. Picture of FER Congress Hall (Auditorium Maximum) you can see - here...
The city is quite modern and central-european. Zagreb is beautiful and rich with events during June.
The US Embasy Web pages give some interesting facts on what should US citizens do before and after comming to Croatia, American view on Croatian habbits and lifestyle, spiced with plenty usefull advices.
The official Web page of Zagreb you can find - here...
In June the average daily temperature in Zagreb is 24 degrees Celsius. The daily maximum can be as high as 30 degrees. In June you may encounter some rain, so pack an umbrella! Weather forecast for Zagreb (at this moment) you can find - here...
Taxi from airport to city center appx. 200 HRK
Bus from airport to city (main bus terminal) appx. 20 HRK
Public transportation: by tram AND bus, one ticket appx. 5 HRK
1 DEM = appx. 3.6 HRK (HRK = Kn = Kuna)
You can find more about Croatian currency KUNA - here...
Check out the up to date list of exchange rates - here...
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• 01 (within Croatia)
During the IWSSIP'98 Workshop you can visit (on your own) some interesting places like national park "Plitvice lakes", some 150 km south-east of Zagreb. Follow this link for more info about Plitvice lakes in 4 languages. You can visit "Hrvatsko zagorje" north of Zagreb, also. For more information about tourism in Croatia follow this link.
The official Web page of Croatia you can find - here...