The International Swift Seminars 2016 - Szczecin, Poland

Following the three successful Swift conferences in Berlin and Cambridge in 2010, 2012 and 2014, this is the 4th in the series. The seminars are being organised by Ulrich Tigges and Zofia Brzozowska:

PROGRAM There may be last minute changes to this program, so check back here


We warmly invite you to the International Swift Seminars 2016 in Szczecin, Poland.
Date: 7th -10th April 2016 (Thursday - Sunday)

Venue: Hotel NORD, ul. Lubieszyńska 1, 72-006 Mierzyn-Szczecin, Poland

The hotel is about 5km west of Szczecin
On arrival, we are planning an evening meeting in the hotel garden with a barbecue (6th April, 6 - 10 pm). In the afternoon of the last day (10th April) there will be an ornithological bus tour to Puszcza Bukowa forest.

We will be happy if you would participate in the Seminars. We kindly ask for your proposals or offers for lectures of your findings or work with the different species of Swifts, please send your proposals to Ulrich.

Planned costs for the Seminars: ca. 45 - 55 EUR, double for professionals, half for students, free for unemployed persons and pupils. As in previous meetings, we hope to support some of the guests. We will give you more details, when we have an overview of the count of attendees.

Fixed costs for the ornithological bus tour to Puszcza Bukowa forest: 20 PLN or 4.73 EUR

Hotel NORD, where the Seminars will take place, offers accommodation with meals at special prices. The cost of meals for one person for 4 days is 337 PLN or 79.67 EUR. The cost for accommodation is 200 PLN or 47.28 EUR.

What do you have to do?
For the Seminars please enlist with either Zofia Brzozowska  or Ulrich Tigges  a.s.a.p.

For the ornithological bus tour pls book with Zofia.

You can also book the following directly with the Hotel Nord:
Accommodation and Full Board  (537 PLN or 126.95 EUR)
Meals for one person for 4 days (337 PLN or 79.67 EUR)
Barbecue on 6th April 6-10 p.m. (68 PLN or 16.07 EUR)
Please do not book later than 15.02.2016, the number of places is limited.

You may stay more days either before or after the Seminars.

Contacts to Hotel NORD

Bank data for payments in Zloty:
Recipient: Hotel NORD, ul. Lubieszyńska 1, Mierzyn, 72-006 Mierzyn-Szczecin
Bank: Pekao SA
IBAN: PL90 1240 3927 1111 0010 5399 2797

Bank data for payments in Euros:
Recipient: Hotel NORD, ul. Lubieszyńska 1, Mierzyn, 72-006 Mierzyn-Szczecin
Bank: Pekao SA, branch Szczecin II, 275
IBAN: PL50 1240 3927 1978 0010 5661 1750

In case the hotel is full or you prefer to stay in another place, we suggest you hotel Sens,which is located about 1 km away from hotel NORD, please find the contact:
Hotel Restauracja Sens, e-mail:, tel. kom. 607 440 398, tel.+48(91)3118775, fax. +48 (91) 311 87 75
In case you will book accommodation in hotel Sens, you can book and pay for meals in hotel NORD in advance.

Further information
- 1 PLN = 0,2391 Euro, 0,1698 GBP, 0,2657 USD per 15.08.2015

- It is possible that there will be special transport from Berlin Airport to Hotel NORD, planned cost of transport from Berlin Airport – 20 PLN; we will inform you in time.

If you have any problems or questions, please contact Zofia.

With best wishes

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