Tuesday, 21 May


Networking Event

When: 21:00 – 01:00
Where: Forty Kleparz. Network with your fellow RIPE 88 attendees at a historic 19th century bastion near the old city centre of Krakow, Forty Kleparz. You can enjoy both indoor and outdoor spaces inside these historic walls.
Address: ul. Kamienna 2, 30-001 Krakow. Located near the old city centre.
Entry: Free of charge for all RIPE 88 attendees. Please bring your badge with you.

🍹 Snacks & Sips: Indulge in a variety of snacks and beverages (please note: this networking event does not include dinner).

💃 Entertainment: The former winner of Poland’s Got Talent Kasia Malenda will welcome you with some great music at this historic venue. You can also explore your (hidden) vocal talents at the karaoke corner or enjoy the arcade games and board games in a more tranquil corner of the venue. Later in the evening, our DJ will keep the energy high and the dancefloor buzzing.

🚌 Getting There: Shuttle buses will depart from the Metropolo hotel entrance at 20:30, 20:45, 21:00 and 21:15. Return buses will run every 30 minutes from 22:30 to 01:30, with a travel time of approximately 30 minutes. Please keep an eye on this page for the most up to date information.

To get there by public transport, take tram number 18 or bus number 179 to the Nowy Kleparz stop.
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The spaces used for the networking event at Forty Kleparz are all on the ground floor. The event will take place across both indoor and outdoor spaces. The toilets are also on the groundfloor. Although they are accessible, the venue does not have a designated toilet that can accommodate a wheelchair.