Social Program and Special Events

Welcome Reception

Date: Sunday July 07, 2019
Time: 17:30 – 19:00
Location: Maison de la Mutualité - Level 3 – Jussieu Hall

Registration: This event is included with the conference registration, but please confirm your attendance to this event at the time of registration.

Conference Banquet

Date: Thursday July 11, 2019
Time: 19:30 – 23:00
Location: Palais Brongniart, 28 place de la Bourse, 75002 Paris

The IEEE IT 2019 Organizing Committee welcomes you to an exclusive event at the Palais Brongniart. Flagship of Parisian architectural heritage, the Palais Brongniart is located in the "Vivienne" district, between the place de la Concorde and the Louvre Museum.

Registration: This event is included with the conference registration, please confirm your attendance to this event at the time of registration.

Accompanying guests are welcome to attend the conference banquet by purchasing an Extra Conference Dinner Ticket Registration (120€) at the time of registration.

Transportation: 30 min by public transportation from the conference venue
Métro: Bourse (line 3), Grands Boulevards (lines 8 & 9)
Bus: lines n°20, 39, 48, 67, 74, 85 ('Bourse' stop)

Dress code: Smart Casual

Special Events

The IT Society has scheduled several events that are open to all attendees but require online registration. Seats for some of these events are limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. The special events are held in the conference venue, Maison de la Mutualité.

Lunch box (sandwich) or light lunch buffet is included in the lunch-time events.

A light cocktail is included for the evening events.

Monday July 0813:00 - 14:30WITHITS - Women In the Information Theory Society
Monday July 0818:00 - 20:00Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Workshop
Tuesday July 0918:00 - 20:00Awards Ceremony
Thursday July 1113:00 - 14:30(Student) Meet the Shannon Lecturer
Friday July 1213:00 - 14:30(Student) Outreach/Mentoring event