Social Programme

Welcome Reception


Following the plenary roundtables, starting at 18.00, a welcome reception will be held in the garden of the Kadir Has University Research Centers Building, as shown on the map. This reception is offered to you by Kadir Has University and the EISA. EISA is delighted to have again worked in close partnership with our local academic hosts, and this highlights the importance of EWIS as an event firmly embedded in interesting locations around the world.


Friday Night Suggestions

At the same time as EWIS, the annual IKSV Jazz Festival will occur in several places around Istanbul. We recommend checking the program of the Festival, along with our suggestions for the Workshop days below:

  • Festival Award Night // Saint Privat - 3 July 2024, 21.30
    ○ Austrian Consulate Austrian Cultural Office Garden
  • Modern Art Orchestra feat. Kornél Fekete-Kovács // Kaan Çelen Trio - 4 July 2024, 20:00
    ○ Rahmi M. Koç Museum
  • Baptiste Trotignon Trio // Nilüfer Verdi Trio - 5 July 2024, 20:00
    ○ French Palace

Dinner and Night Life Venues in Istanbul

Istanbul has a vibrant city center with plenty of opportunities for dinner and nightlife. Kadir Has University is located at the hub of the city center, close to Taksim, Şişhane, Karaköy as well as Old City. For larger groups, we recommend making reservations in advance. Please check with your workshop convenors to ensure you know of any arrangements made for your group.