Thursday Night - Informal Gathering

Last year was bowling in Varna… This year, surf’s up? 

Details coming soon!



Our traditional blue or red tie dinner on Friday night. Details forthcoming!

The Sea Terrace Gala Dinner Seaside Terrace with a view

Saturday Night - FAREWELL DINNER

We will close the conference with a farewell dinner somewhere…  

Mr. Baba Pirate Ship Caravel Dinner Bulgarian specialties


SUNDAY Surfing - Cowabunga!

Details coming soon! Ignore the map from last year’s fun run. This year we’ll get wet…

Daytime Excursions

Details coming soon…

Beach networking

Please see below for the excursions we suggested for Varna, Bulgaria. They will not be the same in 2018, we promise.

Festa Dolphinarium Festa Dolphinarium is the only attraction of its kind in Bulgaria. It is situated amidst the greenery in the Northern part of the Seaside Garden of Varna and offers a wonderful view over the sea. The Dolphinarium was opened on 11.08.1984 and is one of the symbols not only of Varna but also of the Bulgarian tourism. The Dolphinarium is a permanent site on the agenda of all visitors of the Black Sea coast.
Nikolai Kopernik Astronomical Observatory & Planetarium
The first astronomical complex in Bulgaria was officially opened on May 22, 1968. It consists of an observatory, a planetarium and a tower with a Foucault pendulum. Nikolai Petrov was the Director of the observatory from its opening to 1989.
Varna Aquarium
The Varna Aquarium informs the public about Black Sea flora and fauna and the hydrological and hydro-chemical characteristics of the Black Sea.
The living exhibition of the aquarium includes representatives of all groups of the Black Sea fauna. The largest in number are the species from the Mediterranean complex, which came through the Bosphorus. The Black Sea fish fauna includes about 140 species, of which sprat, scad, mackerel, belted bonito, turbot, Danube herring, anchovy, different kinds of grey mullet, goby and others.