From 14:00 |


Registration for Festival Participants (not for winners)
European Centre for Modern Languages, Nikolaiplatz 4

Pick up your welcome bag & conference badge

15:00 |
Meet Up: EYA First Get2Gether (for winners only)
Hotel Weitzer, Atrium (1st floor), Grieskai 12-16

16:00-17:15 |

Warum-Up | EYA Welcome: Meet & network!
European Centre for Modern Languages, Nikolaiplatz 4

INAUGURATION CEREMONY OF THE EYA FESTIVAL 2015 (by confirmed registration only)
 Graz City Hall, Senate Chamber, 2nd Floor, Hauptplatz 1

18:00-19:00 |


Young Entrepreneurship: Lightening Talks and Official Opening
Guests of Honor:

  • Peter Piffl-Perčević, City Councillor Graz
  • Doris Kampus, Regional Minister for social affairs, work and integration 
  • Barbara Riener, Member of the Regional Parliament Styria
  • Marc Fähndrich, European Commission Representation in Austria
  • Sherma Batson, Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe
  • Dominic Neumann, Chamber of Commerce, FG UBIT
  • Eberhard Schrempf, Creative Industries Styria

Moderator: Peter A. Bruck, Honorary President ICNM

19:00-19:40 |

Ten Meters of Innovation: How to think creatively about things which seem without solution
 by Paul Hughes, Director of Ten Meters of Thinking, Ireland

19:40-21:00 |

Find Friends, Make Fans: Socialising @ Graz City Hall
Network while enjoying Styrian food and beverages!