Core Group Meeting, Working Group Meeting: 18/19 June 2018, Novi Sad (RS)

Finalisation of Deliverables on foundations and competition aspects

– Core Group Meeting, Working Group Meeting –

– Dates: from 2018-06-18 09:00:00 to 2018-06-19 17:00:00


The meeting will be held in Novi Sad (northern Serbia) at the Dept. of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad; address: Trg Dositeja Obradovica 4.

The Department is located in the University campus that is on an easy walking distance from the city center (about 1km). If you decide to take the taxi, use the phrase: ‘PMF, kod stubicha’ which means ‘Faculty of Sciences near the little columns’ It will leave you about 20 meters from the building entrance. The taxi should not cost more than 3 EUR (around 350 dinars).


Please find accommodation on your own. You can find some ideas on our site on Novi Sad.


The closest airports to Novi Sad are:

  • Belgrade (BEG, Serbia), 70 km away (south)
  • Budapest (BUD, Hingary), 250 km away (north)
  • Nis (INI, Serbia), 300 km away (south)
  • Timisoara (TSR, Romania), 150 km away (east)
  • Osijek (OSI, Croatia) 110 km away (west)

(the first three are connected to Novi Sad with highways).

You can preorder transfer from the airport(s) to Novi Sad or your accommodation (for a fixed price), on several sites. For example:

If you wish to preorder transfer from Autoturist, please note in Other inquiries: “COST Meeting”, your flight number, time of arrival and how long you are willing to wait for other travelers on the transportation registration form.

According to our experience, this kind of transfer is also refundable by COST. Vehicles used for transportation are not taxis, but buses which are specialized for certain time and destination.

If you need some help in organizing your transfers, please let us know. For other
ways to come to Novi Sad, please check the following website.

About Novi Sad

For more information about Novi Sad (maps, events, accommodation, cuisine…), please visit this page.


Please register and provide us with information about the meals that we can arrange for you on the following link. We are looking forward to seeing you in Novi Sad!

All your information regarding the meals will be handled by Natasa Sukur and Tijana Vislavski. If there are any further questions regarding this questionnaire and food in general, do not hesitate to contact us.


Monday, 18 June:

09:15 – 11:00 Working sessions
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Working sessions
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch break (those who choose ‘organized lunch’ will be escorted to the lunch place)
14:30 – 16:00 Working sessions
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 – 18:00 Working sessions
19:00 Organized walk to the joint dinner (Restaurant Aqua Doria, across the river, see the map)
19:30 Joint dinner

Tuesday, 19 June:

09:30 – 11:00 Working sessions
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Working sessions
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch break (those who choose ‘organized lunch’ will be escorted to the lunch place)
14:30 – 15:00 Conclusion and closing


1. The forum takes place at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Trg Dositeja Obradovića 4, Novi Sad (number 17, below).

The university campus:
number 17 – Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Sciences (the place of the ARVI meeting);
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above’ number 29 – The place for lunches

2. The joint dinner takes place on 18th of June at 19:30, in “Aqua Doria” restaurant (, Kamenički put bb, Petrovaradin (a part of the city across the Danube, below the fortress). The restaurant is just off the bridge – see the map below.

We would start from the front of the building (the place of the ARVI meeting – number 17 on campus picture) at 19:00 and go together to the restaurant. If you wish to go there independently, say “ARVI meeting” or “Gordana Rakich” when you arrive there.


This event is organized by

  • Zoran Budimac
  • Gordana Rakic
  • Tijana Vislavski and
  • Natasa Sukur,

members of Software Quality Laboratory (SQLab).

For all questions and additional information, please contact us via email: and