ERF2019 excursions

Charity Run – Thursday, 21 March

A runners-club like event to raise money for a local NGO called Stiintescu (Mr. Science) that funds STEAM projects, including robotics, in Bucharest area.

The run will take place on March 21st, 7:15 AM, in a parc. The charge for the charity run is 30 Euro. The participants who would like to participate should go to the ERF stand next to the Registration area to register and pay the fee that will be donated. Participants are limited to 50 and registration will start on 19 March at the euRobotics Members General Assembly and will continue 20 March at the Marriott hotel.

Make sure you bring you running shoes!


Comana Paper Mill Event – Wednesday, 20 March and Saturday, 23 March

Designed as a Workshop-Museum, The Paper Mill (Moara de hârtie), is a space that is reviving, keeping and transmitting forward Romanian and universal crafts traditions. The Paper Mill started with handmade paper, letterpress printing and bookbinding and, since 2016, added seven more traditional crafts inside of the Comana Crafts Village. As a host you can welcome the participants with a short introduction and some traditional beverage and local appetizers.

Address: Str. Funieru nr. 278-280, village Comana – Bus transport is included in the ticket price for this visit. Bus will leave from Marriot at 18:00 and will be back around 20:00. Price: 35 Euro.

For more information: www.moaradehartie.ro/en


Tuborg Beer Factory – Friday, 22 March

Bus leaves at 11:30 from Marriott and you will be back around 15:00 – maximum 20 persons. Price: 35 Euro.


Extreme Light Infrastructure, Magurele Science Park - Saturday, 23 March

The Extreme Light Infrastructure (ELI) is a new Research Infrastructure (RI) of pan-European interest and part of the European ESFRI Roadmap. It is a laser facility that aims to host the most intense beamline system worldwide, develop new interdisciplinary research opportunities with light from these lasers and secondary radiation derived from them, and make them available to an international scientific users’ community. It will be the world's biggest and first international user facility in beamline and laser research.

Address: Magurele – Bus will leave from Marriott at 8:00. Price: 35 Euro.

For more information: http://www.eli-np.ro/

For registration to one of the excursions, please go to the ERF 2019 stand next to the Registration area to register and pay.