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Accommodation: Hotel Tartu (Soola 3) and Dorpat Hotel (Soola 6)

14th May, Thursday

Arrival

12:00-14:00Lunch for early arrivers (Dorpat Hotel, Soola 6).
17:00-19:00Free time.
19:00-22:00Official Opening Ceremony of IPO 2015 and welcome dinner. (Dorpat Conference Centre, Turu 2, TASKU 4th floor).

15th May, Friday

8:00-9:00Breakfast at the hotel.
9:15Bus leaves from Hotel Tartu to essay writing venue in Tartu Vocational Education Centre (Kopli 1). Bring along your Passport or ID card!
10:00-14:00Essay writing (4 hours).
14:00-15:00Lunch (registration for the work-shops in 16th of May).
15:00Departure from essay writing venue to downtown by bus.
16:00-17:30A documentary in progress "The Space of Pure Thought". Behind-the-scenes and in the spotlight. At the cinema Athena (Küütri 1).
20:00-22:00Dinner in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4). Free stage and organized activities.
21:15-21:45An English Stand Up performance - Louis Zezeran. Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).

16th May, Saturday

8:00-9:00Breakfast at the hotel.
9:30-14:00Organized sightseeing and excursions in groups.

Group 1

10:00-11:30An Emajõgi river cruise (the boat leaves from the wharf by Dorpat Hotel).
11:45-13:00A tour of the University of Tartu Main Building, (Ülikooli 18).
Program in The University of Tartu Museum ( Lossi 25).
13:00-14:00A guided tour in Tartu city.

Group 2

10:00-11:15A tour of the University of Tartu Main Building, (Ülikooli 18).
Program in The University of Tartu Museum ( Lossi 25).
11:30-13:00An Emajõgi river cruise (the boat leaves from the wharf by Dorpat Hotel).
13:00-14:00A guided tour in Tartu city.

14:00-15:00Lunch in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
15:00-16:30Group discussions (Faculty of Philosophy, Jakobi 2, rooms 114, 130, 306, 336).
"What should I do when we disagree?" Daniel Cohnitz & Toomas Lott
"When words matter: worthwhile verbal disputes" Eve Kitsik
"Disagreements wherein no one's wrong" Alexander Davies
"The good, the bad, and the ugly - from moral disagreements to moral dilemmas" Kadri Simm
16:30-17:00Coffee break.
17:00-19:00 Presentation of the results of the discussions (Faculty of Philosophy, Jakobi 2, room 226).
20:00-22:00Dinner in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
22:00-01:00Water disco at the water park Aura (Turu street 10).

17th May, Sunday

8:00-9:00Breakfast at the hotel.
10:00-13:30Free time (it is possible to visit the science centre or museums for free)*.
14:00-15:00Lunch in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
16:00-18.30IPO 2015 Award ceremony. Results announcement. (Main Building of the University of Tartu, Ülikooli 18).
Jaan Kaplinski: Nietzsche's hypothesis: is a Uralic-Altaic Philosophy possible?
Two types of human communication
Wenn Heidegger ein Mordwinier gewesen wäre …
19:00-23:00Closing party in the restaurant Atlantis (Narva mnt. 2).

18th May, Monday

8:00-...Breakfast at the hotel.

Departure

14th May, Thursday

Arrival

12:00-14:00Lunch for early arrivers (Dorpat Hotel, Soola 6).
17:00-19:00Steering Board and International Committee meeting. (University of Tartu, Faculty of Philosophy, Jakobi 2, room 226).
19:00-22:00Official Opening Ceremony of IPO 2015 and welcome dinner. (Dorpat Conference Centre, Turu 2, TASKU 4th floor).

15th May, Friday

8:00-9:00Breakfast at the hotel.
9:00-9:45Andreas Ventsel (University of Tartu) Semiotic Analysis of Power relations in online communication: Online Sphere as Semiosphere (University of Tartu Library, W.Struve 1).
10:00-10:45 Toomas Lott (University of Tartu) Socrates on disagreement. (University of Tartu Library, W.Struve 1).
11:00-13:30Meeting of the jury, discussion on evaluation of the essays and practice. (University of Tartu Library, W.Struve 1).
14:00-14:45Lunch at Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
14:45-19:00Organized sightseeing and excursions.

Group 1

15:00-16:30An Emajõgi river cruise (the boat leaves from the wharf by Dorpat Hotel).
16:30-18:00A tour of Tartu University’s main building (Ülikooli 18).
A. Le Coq Tartu Beer Museum (brewery tour) (Laulupeo pst 15).
18:00-19:00A guided tour in Tartu city.

Group 2

15:00-16:30A tour of the University of Tartu Main Building (Ülikooli 18).
A. Le Coq Tartu Beer Museum (brewery tour), (Laulupeo pst 15).
16:30-18:00An Emajõgi river cruise (the boat leaves from the wharf by Dorpat Hotel).
18:00-19:00A guided tour in Tartu city.

20:00-22:00Dinner in Eduard Vilde salon, (Vallikraavi 4).
21:15-21:45An English Stand Up performance - Louis Zezeran. Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).

16th May, Saturday

8:00-9:00Breakfast at the hotel.
9:00-16:00Evaluation of the Essays at Tartu Herbert Masing School (Vanemuise 33).
14:00-15:00Lunch in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
16:00Meeting of the Steering Board in Dorpat Hotel (Soola 6).
20:00-22:00Dinner in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
22:00-01:00Water disco at the water park Aura (Turu 10).

17th May, Sunday

8:00-9:00Breakfast at the hotel.
10:00-13:30Free time (it is possible to visit the science centre or museums for free)*.
14:00-15:00Lunch in Eduard Vilde salon (Vallikraavi 4).
16:00-18.30IPO 2015 Award ceremony. Results announcement (Main Building of the University of Tartu, Ülikooli 18).
Jaan Kaplinski: Nietzsche's hypothesis: is n Uralic-Altaic Philosophy possible?
Two types of human communication
Wenn Heidegger ein Mordwinier gewesen wäre …
19:00-23:00Closing party in the restaurant Atlantis (Narva mnt. 2).

18th May, Monday

8:00-...Breakfast at the hotel.

Departure


*Free time on 17th of May at 10:00 – 13:30. Free entrance only with a participant/identity card!

Science Centre AHHAA (Sadama 1) OPEN: 10:00-19:00
Postal Museum (Rüütli 15) OPEN: 11:00-18:00
Estonian Sports Museum (Rüütli 15) OPEN: 11:00-18:00
The Old Observatory (Lossi 40) OPEN: 11:00-17:00
The University of Tartu Museum (Lossi 25) OPEN: 11:00-17:00
Botanical Garden of Tartu University (Lai 38) OPEN: 10:00-17:00
Tartu Jaani (St Johns) Church (Jaani 5) Tower is open for visitors at 10:00-10:45 and 12:15-14:00

Essential phone numbers:

Manager: Mats Volberg +372 5569 4464 (contact him if you have any questions or difficulties) located at Tartu Hotel (Soola 3) INFORMATION DESK.
Emergency: 112

How to say in Estonian?

Good morning! – Tere hommikust!
Good evening! – Tere õhtust!
Bye! – Nägemist! / Head aega!
I´m sorry – Palun vabandust!
Attention! – Tähelepanu!
Help! – Appi!
Do you speak English? – Kas räägite inglise keelt?
We are lost. – Oleme ära eksinud.
The weather is nice today. – Täna on ilus ilm.
I am hungry – Mul on kõht tühi.
Thank You, I have enough – Tänan, mu kõht on täis.
Cheers! – Terviseks!
Enjoy! – Head isu!
The food was delicious - Toit oli maitsev.
The check please! – Palun arve!
How much do we owe you? – Kui palju me võlgneme?
Is it possible to pay with a credit card? – Kas krediitkaardiga saab maksta?
I love You! – Ma armastan sind!
Where can I make a phone call? - Kust ma saan helistada?
Where is WC here? – Kus siin on tualett?
Numbers: 1- üks, 2- kaks, 3- kolm, 4- neli, 5- viis, 6- kuus, 7- seitse, 8- kaheksa, 9- üheksa, 10- kümme

 

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