The magic of travelling

X International Summer Senior University: “The magic of travelling”

Place: University of the Balearic Islands (Mallorca-Spain)
Dates: from 3rd-9th September 2017

Sunday, September 3rd. Arrival

Arrival Participants’ arrival throughout the day and welcome.
8.00pm – 9.00pm Dinner on Campus.
9.30pm Evening meeting to get to know each other.

 

Monday, September 4th. Opening day

8.00am – 9.00am

Breakfast.

10.30am – 12.30am

Official Inauguration of the Tenth International Summer Senior University (ISSU) by the Vice-Chancellor of the University and the Director of the ISSU, Dr. Carmen Orte.

 

Opening lecture on "Cultural Senior Tourism" by Professor Carlos Santos of University of Azores, Portugal.


Place: Auditorium Son Lledó, Campus UIB.

1.30pm – 3.00pm Lunch on Campus.
4.30pm – 6.30pm Theatre workshop by Lluís Valenciano.
7.30pm – 9.00pm Dinner on Campus.
9.30pm Evening get-together.

 

Tuesday, September 5th. 

7.00am – 7.45am Physical exercise activity session.
8.00am – 9.00am Breakfast.
9.30am – 11.00am

Lecture on "Cultural tourism: an other kind of tourism" by Majorcan cultural tourism company.

11.30am – 1.00pm

Lecture on "Responsible tourism: a new way of travelling" by Carles Tudurí.

1.30pm – 3.00pm

Lunch on Campus.

4.00pm – 6.30pm

Visit to the Baluard museum.

7.30pm – 9.00pm Dinner on Campus.
9.30pm Evening get-together.

Wednesday, September 6th.

7.00am – 7.45am Physical exercise activity session.
8.00am – 9.00am Breakfast.
10.00 am – 12.30pm

Cultural Contest in Palma Downtown.

1.30pm – 3.00pm Lunch on Campus.
4.00pm – 5.30pm Lecture by Palma XXI association.
5.30pm - 7.00pm Lecture on "Tourism kills the city?" by Macià Blàzquez.
7.30pm – 9.00pm Dinner on Campus.
9.30pm Evening get-together.

Thursday, September 7th

7.00am – 7.45am Physical exercise activity session.
8.00am – 9.00am Breakfast.
10.30am – 10.45am

Visit day to the city of Sóller: the centenary train and the Modernist style, the city and Can Prunera museum.

More information coming soon.

6.30pm Return to UIB.
7.30pm – 9.00pm Dinner on Campus.
9.30pm Evening get-together.

 

Friday, September 8th. Closing session of the Tenth International Summer Senior University

7.00am – 7.45am Physical exercise activity session.
8.00am – 9.00am Breakfast.
9.30am – 11.00am Lecture on "Travelling into time: Sexuality in the Ancient World" by Maria Chester the general secretary of IAUTA-AIUTA, International Association of Universities of the Third Age.
11.30am – 1.00pm Lecture on "Tips for travelling" by Isabel Moreno.
1.30pm – 3.00pm Lunch on Campus.
6.00pm – 7.30pm

Closing lecture on "Travelling as a way for lifelong learning" by Dr. François Vellas the president of IAUTA-AIUTA, International Association of Universities of the Third Age.

7.30pm

Evaluation of the program.

8.00pm

Delivery of diplomas.

8.30pm Farewell dinner.
9.30pm Evening get-together.

 

Saturday, September 9th. Farewell

9.00am – 9.45am

Breakfast.

Participants' departure.