BOA WELCOME COCKTAIL

      

Welcome to the 10th Congress of the Baltic Orthodontic Association! Start your congress experience off with an evening surrounded by your colleagues. Time promises to be filled with great conversation, drinks and canapes. The reception will be held on Thursday (October 4) after the congress scientific sessions at the venue. Attendees will be able to look through poster presentations at the BOA Lounge and visit the exhibition of a wide range of orthodontic and dental products.

Where? Crowne Plaza Vilnius Hotel, Conference lobby (M.K.Ciurlionio str. 84, Vilnius).
When? October 4th | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Admission? Free of charge for Congress participants. 

NETWORKING EVENT: “WALK-N-BITE” tour

      

To experience the culture of Lithuania you must discover local cuisine. Vilnius always was a multicultural city, its cuisine is a part of a rich history and everyday life. “Walk-n-Bitetour takes visitors through the most attractive parts of the city as well as through the neighbourhoods where Insiders live and eat.

This food tour includes four stops with tastings (and even shopping) of typical Lithuanian delicacies: everyday snacks, homemade products, drinks and sweets and covers most prominent sites in the Old Town, including Gates of Down, Didzioji and Pilies streets, the Jewish district. The local food-loving guide will tell you stories about origins, traditional way of preparation and consuming of the Lithuanian dishes and drinks so you really will eat and drink like an Insider.

LET’S WALK, TALK AND TASTE!

Walk-n-Bite food tour includes:

  • Aged and cottage cheese with honey;
  • Selection of craft beer and famous Lithuanian fried bread sticks at a local beer pub;
  • Homemade bread, meat and cake;
  • Handmade chocolate;
  • Live stories of local cuisine culture;
  • Walk through the most prominent sites of Vilnius Old Town;
  • Information provided by local food-loving professional guide.

Where? Pick-up place – Reception of Crowne Plaza Vilnius Hotel (M. K. Ciurlionio str. 84, Vilnius) at 5:40 PM.
When? October 4th | 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Price?  25 Eur (30 Eur onsite)

Please register in advance for this walking tour. Registration is available online (via main congress registration) or by e-mail at register@boa2018.com.

BOA ANNIVERSARY EVENING

We are more than happy to invite congress delegates to join the BOA anniversary evening. During an exceptional performance of “Folk in Jazz”, guests will enjoy special snacks. Each snack will present a specific ethnographic region of Lithuania. The performance is a synthesis of music and food. After the concert, delegates will be invited for a glass of wine and special dishes.

“Folk jazz – Lithuanian folk songs in jazz and classical music” is a project combining three of the most important musical traditions of Lithuania – folk songs, classical music and jazz. The program will present folk music in Lithuanian ethnographic regions – Aukštaitija, Dzūkija, Suvalkija and Žemaitija. Songs-improvisations will be performed by combining styles and forms of classical music and jazz.

 

 

 

The project brings together the best professionals in their field:

  • cello Gleb Pyšniak;
  • violin Dalia Dėdinskaitė;
  • accordion Tadas Motiečius;
  • vocal Evelina Pabarčiūte;
  • 12 Chairs Dinner Club chefs’ team;
  • host – Gerūta Griniūtė.

Where? Arkangelo conference and art center (Maironio str. 11, Vilnius). Transportation will be arranged at 6:30 PM from Congress venue.
When? October 5th | 7:00 – 11:00 PM
Dress code? Semi-formal.
Price? 40 Eur (50 Eur onsite)

Please register in advance for this event. Registration is available online (via main congress registration) or by e-mail at register@boa2018.com.

 

FAREWELL COFFEE BREAK

Meet your colleagues before heading out and join us at the Farewell gathering at the congress venue. Enjoy sweet treats and beverages as you connect with all great delegates you’ve met during the BOA congress. Most importantly, join us for the celebration of the 10th anniversary of Baltic Orthodontic Association Congress!

Where? Crowne Plaza Vilnius Hotel, Conference lobby (M.K.Ciurlionio str. 84, Vilnius).
When? October 6th | 4:00 – 4:30 PM, during the coffee break.
Admission? Free of charge for Congress participants. 

If you have any questions about the social program, please contact Congress Secretariat at info@boa2018.com.