Event 3, Maribor, 2.-6.9.2019

Welcome to our third Network-Wide Training Event (NWTE) in Maribor 2.-6.9.2019!


Prior to the NWTE, we will have a two-day worksop for the ESRs titled Visibility and Data Management Workshop (30.-31.8.2019).


The second day of our event, Tuesday 3.9.2019 is open for public:

The Science for Public Day

Welcome everyone!

Program for the day

See also here


Useful links

Final program for the ESRs

Final program for the supervisors

Book of abstracts for the Fibrenet International Science for the Public Day


3rd NWTE address and address for the

Science for the public Day

Slomškov Trg 15

2000 Maribor Slovenia

main entrance turn left, 1st floor, Boris Podrecca Hall


Dissemination workshop address

Smetanova ulica 17

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (FS)

2000 Maribor Slovenia

Room B304/B305















When preparing your participation:

Instructions for the event including

  • accommodation recommendations
  • instructions on how to reach Maribor and the meeting places

Registration form for all participants (return to rupert.kargl@um.si at latest on 01.08.2019)

Abstract template for the ESRs

Data-presentation instructions for the workshop


How to reach Maribor?

We recommend arriving at Graz, Austria Airport (62 km from Maribor): https://www.flughafen-graz.at/en/home.html and continue by train to Maribor. Train timetables for Austria/Slovenia can be found at: http://fahrplan.oebb.at/bin/query.exe/en?ld=3&OK#focus.

Tickets can be purchased at the train station at vending machines in Austria. Aboard in Slovenian trains. You must have a valid ticket to board Austrian regional trains! Alternatively we recommend booking a shared taxi of the company GoOpti in advance https://www.goopti.com/en/ for approx. 40 EUR per single person (prices are highly reduced e.g. 10 EUR p.p. when groups are travelling).

Other possible airport

Airport Ljubljana (Slovenia), https://www.fraport-slovenija.si/en/Main. Distance to Maribor: 153 km. Direct connections to e.g. Helsinki, however public transport is slow (> 3.5 h), company GoOpti 2 h travel time.