Social Programme

  • Wednesday, 5 June 2013, 18:00-21:00
    Welcome Guests and registration
  • Thursday, 6 June 2013, 19:00-21:00
    Reception: Posters, Cheese and Wine
  • Friday, 7 June 2013, 19:30
    Artus Court (Dwór Artusa), Old Town Market Square
    Conference dinner
  • Saturday, 8 June 2013, 20:00-21:00
    Artus Court (Dwór Artusa), Old Town Market Square
    Piano concert
    Artist: Paweł Wakarecy

      Concert programme
      Frederic Chopin:

    • Polonaise A major op. 40 ("Militaire")
    • Four Mazurkas op. 24: G minor, C major, A flat major, B flat minor
    • Grande Valse Brillante op. 18
    • Nocturne C sharp minor op. posth.
    • Polonaise G sharp minor op. posth.
    • Ballade G minor op. 23

Paweł Wakarecy Born in 1987 in Toruń, Poland. He graduated from Bydgoszcz Music Academy, where he studied with prof. Katarzyna Popowa-Zydroń.
He has won prizes and distinctions at numerous national and international youth piano competitions in Poland, such as those organized in Żagań, Gorzów Wielkopolski, Jelenia Góra, Szafarnia, Konin, Siedlce, Kraków. In 2007 he was a laureate of special prizes at the Paderewski International Piano Competition in Bydgoszcz and in 2009 - a finalist of the International Chopin Piano Competition in Darmstadt.
In 2010 he was the finalist and awarded as the best Polish pianist at the XVI International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw.
He was repeatedly a scholarship holder sponsored by the Prime Minister, Kujawsko-Pomorskie Voivodship Marshal, and the Mayors of the Cities of Toruń and Bydgoszcz.
He performed concerts in many Polish cities and abroad – in Germany, Sweden, Russia, Bulgaria, France, Switzerland, Italy, Belgium, China, Japan. He performs regularly as a soloist with the Toruń Symphony Orchestra.

He also collaborated with the best Polish philharmonic orchestras performing under the baton of weel-known polish conductors, such as Antoni Wit, Tadeusz Wojciechowski, Zygmunt Rychert, Jerzy Salwarowski, Łukasz Borowicz, Piotr Sułkowski, Wojciech Rodek.

  • Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 6-8 June, 14:00-16:00
    Optional but free walk around Toruń with a guide (English speaking). Registration in the conference office.
  • Sunday, 9 June 2013, 17:00
    Picnic P&S (Probability and Statistics)