Week of Science and Technology 2016

24 October, 2016

Week of Science and Technology, organized by the Czech Academy of Sciences (1-13 November 2016), is the most extensive science festival in the Czech Republic. The program offers more than 500 events all over the Czech Republic. For more information visit

CERGE-EI offers the following public events:

1) Open House

You are invited to visit the historic premises of Schebek palace – the seat of CERGE-EI.  Register for our Open House to enjoy a guided tour.

Location: Politických vězňů 7, Prague 1

Dates:  3 November (17:30 – 19:00) and 11 November (9:30 - 11:00 am)

Register by e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone 224 005 269.

2) Public Lecture "Economics for Life"

CERGE-EI researcher Filip Pertold will give a general lecture on why is economics important for people's lives and will show some real-life examples where economics as a science is crucial.

Location:  AKADEMIE VĚD ČR, Národní 3 Avenue, Prague 1, Room 205, second floor

Date: 4 November, 2016

Time: 11:00 am

The lecture will be in Czech. Register on the following link: