Pop-Up Exhibition, Asterisk Gallery, San Francisco, USA
Pop-Up Exhibition, Asterisk Gallery, San Francisco, USA
Pop Up Exibition, Seventh International Conference on The Image, Art and Design Academy, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK

The International Conference on The Image is pleased to offer delegates a selection of optional activities to help enhance the conference experience. A unique selection of tours and activities have been curated which provide excellent opportunities to further connect with colleagues and to provide one-of-a-kind experiences that highlight the conference host city through an offering of local outings and excursions.

Pre-Conference Tour: Walking Tour of Venice

The Image Conference is pleased to announce the Pre-Conference Tour.

© Nico Venice Tour
© Nico Venice Tour

Join other conference delegates and plenary speakers the day before the conference for a 3-hour walking tour of Venice. Learn about the visual evolution of Venice from a local expert while exploring the authentic side of the city. In addition, view the city's most notable attractions, like Doge's Palace and Bridge of Sighs. The tour will pause midway at a typical Venetian Osteria where you will have the option of purchasing a drink and something quick to eat.

Space is limited, so be sure to book early.

Date: 30 October 2017
Time: 14:00 - 17:00 (2:00 - 5:00 PM)
Duration: 3 hours
Meeting Location: San Zaccaria vaporetto stop
Cost: US$20

Booking: Booking of the conference tour can be completed upon registration. If you have already registered, please contact us to add this tour to your registration.

Pop-Up Exhibition and Welcome Reception

The Image Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Welcome Reception and Pop-Up Exhibition.

Common Ground Research Networks and the International Conference on The Image will host a welcome reception and pop-up exhibition featuring works that address the exhibition focus: Imagining Ourselves. The reception will be held directly following the last parallel session of the first day, Tuesday, 31 October 2017. Join other conference delegates and plenary speakers for drinks, light hor d'oeuvres, and a chance to converse.

Date: Tuesday, 31 October
Time: Directly following the last session of the day
Location: Venice International University
Cost: Complimentary to all conference delegates

There is no need to pre-register for this event.

Conference Dinner: Restaurant Wildner

The Image Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Dinner.

© Restaurant Wildner
© Restaurant Wildner
© Restaurant Wildner

Join other conference delegates and the plenary speakers for a conference dinner at Restaurant Wildner.

Restaurant Wildner was established in 1960 by the Fullin Family and it is visited by locals and tourists alike. Its comfortable and unhurried atmosphere is enhanced by the spectacular panoramic view of St Mark’s Basin.

Each day Luca Fullin selects the very best seasonal ingredients from Rialto market and from the network of suppliers we have spent a lifetime gathering. The ingredients are then prepared and cooked with care and simplicity, in order to make them shine through a menu of traditional Venetian dishes.

Dinner Information
Date
: 1 November 2017
Time: 20:00 (8:00 PM)
Cost: US$70
Location: The restaurant is located inside Hotel Wildner, directly in front of the San Zaccaria water bus stop (view map)

Booking: Booking of the conference dinner can be completed upon registration. If you have already registered, please contact us to add this dinner to your registration. Vegetarian option available.