International Federation for Information and Communication Processing INTERSTENO

Congress program

Time Venue Activity
Friday 12 July 2013 
from 09.00L.01.LobbyInstallation exhibitors
11.00-13.00L.02.15INTERSTENO Board meeting
14.00-16.00L.02.02INTERSTENO Jury meeting
17.00-20.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration and information desk
Saturday 13 July 2013 
07.30-20.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration/info desk (closed: 13.00-18.00)
08.30L.02.01Instructions for jury helpers in competitions
10.00-12.00T.10INTERSTENO council meeting 1 (10th floor)
13.00-14.00L.02 & L.03Installation and training competitions TP-TC-WP
Classrooms are locked at 14.00 h. Laptops can remain
in the classrooms during opening ceremony.
14.30UFO UGentOpening ceremony: doors open
15.00 sharpUFO UGentOpening of the 49th INTERSTENO congress
17.00L.00Welcome drink for all participants
18.30-20.00L.02 & L.03Training and instructions for competitors (TP-TC-WP-SR)
whole dayL.01.LobbyExhibition
Sunday 14 July 2013 
07.30-18.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration and information desk
07.15L.02 & L.03Opening competition rooms TP-TC-WP
07.45 h presence required
08.30L.02 & L.03World championship Text Production (TP)
10.00L.02 & L.03World championship Text Corrections (TC)
10.00-12.30L.01.Aula4IPRS meeting
11.00-12.30L.02 & L.03World championship Word Processing (WP)
13.30L.02Start corrections TP-TC-WP
14.00L.02 & L.03AudioTranscription trial contest
15.00-17.30L.02 & L.03Summary reporting competitions (SR)
15.00-17.00Ghent cityBoattrip Ghent (Excursion 1)
Meeting point: entrance congress venue at 15.10 h
17.45L.01.Aula 4Instructions for competitors/helpers on Monday (SC-RT)
whole dayL.02 & L.03Multilingual shorthand competitions (ML)
whole dayL.01.LobbyExhibition
until lateL.02 & L.03Corrections TP-TC-WP-SR-ML
Monday 15 July 2013 
07.30-18.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration and information desk
whole dayL.02 & L.03Finalizing corrections TP-TC-WP-SR
08.00L.02 & L.03World championship speech capturing (SC)
11.00L.02 & L.03World championship real time speech capturing (RT)
13.00L.02 & L.03Corrections SC-RT-ML (until late)
13.30-15.30Ghent cityNibbling through Ghent (Excursion 2)
12.45 h meeting point: entrance congress venue OR
13.20 h middle Kouter square
13.30-14.00L.02.01Fluency typing experiment (on invitation)
University of Antwerp
14.00-16.00L.01.09Meeting Scientific Committee
16.00-18.30L.01.Aula4IPRS meeting
whole dayL.02 & L.03Multilingual shorthand competitions (ML)
whole dayL.02 & L.03Finalizing corrections TP-TC-WP-SR-ML
whole dayL.01.LobbyExhibition
Tuesday 16 July 2013 
07.30-18.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration and information desk
whole dayL.02 & L.03Finalizing all corrections
07.45-19.00LiègeVisit to Liège (Excursion 3)
Meeting point: 07.45 h entrance congress venue
09.00-17.30L.01.Aula 4Conferences
14.00-18.00Ghent cityYouth event (up to 26 years)
Meeting point: 13.20 h entrance congress venue OR
13.50 h Emile Braun square city center
from 18.30L.00.KantieneThank you evening for all congress participants
please enter between 18.30 and 19.30 h
21.00-01.00Ghent student areaYouth event party in The Rector
Stalhof 5, 9000 Gent
whole dayL.01.LobbyExhibition
Wednesday 17 July 2013 
07.30-11.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration and information desk
07.30-17.00BrusselsIPRS-visit to European parliament (on invitation)
Meeting point: entrance congress venue
07.45-18.00BrusselsTourist visit to Brussels (Excursion 4)
Meeting point: entrance congress venue
19.00ExternCouncil dinner (on invitation)
Meeting point: entrance congress venue
Thursday 18 July 2013 
07.30-15.00L.01.LobbyOpening registration and information desk
08.30-10.30T.10INTERSTENO council meeting 2 (10th floor)
11.00L.01.Aula 4INTERSTENO General Assembly
12.00T.10INTERSTENO council meenting 3 (10th floor)
16.00UFO UGentPrize-giving ceremony
18.30outside cityDeparture to farewell dinner and party by bus
Friday 19 July 2013 
09.00-18.00BruggeFinal congress excursion to Brugge (Excursion 5)
Guided walk - boat trip - Lunch
Brewery/Groeninghe museum/Historium/Shopping
Meeting point: 08.45 h entrance congress venue
After congress  
20-29 JulyGhent20-29th July 2013 - The Ghent Festivities (Gentse Feesten)
17-21 JulySpa17-21th July 2013 - Les francofolies de Spa

©Organization committee Intersteno congress 2013