Program venue: Villa del Grumello,  see venue and accommodation page for details.


Arrival day: Sunday 3 September 2017

The scientific program begins on Monday 4 September 2017 at 9 am.

The scientific program ends on Friday 8 September 2017 at 6 pm.

Departure day: Saturday 9 September 2017

Morning (9-10.45 am; 11.15 am-1 pm): Lectures on the multiple topics of the summer school.

Afternoon (2:15-4 pm; 4.30-6 pm): Lectures on the multiple topics of the summer  school,  including short reports, especially on Wednesday 6 September afternoon 4.15 – 6.30 pm.

Social activities: Wednesday 6 September, Villa Grumello, 7 pm:  Concert by Jure Gorucan, on solo piano (60 minutes),  followed by the conference dinner at 8 pm in the green house of the Villa del Grumello.


  • Michele Armano, ESA, Madrid, Spain, 1 hour
  • Tassos Bountis, Astana, Kazakhstan, 2 hours
  • Reuven Cohen, Bar Ilan University, Israel, 6 hours
  • Thomas Guhr, Duisburg, Germany, 8 hours
  • Klaus Mainzer, Munich, Germany, 6 hours
  • Matjaz Perc, Maribor, Slovenia, 4 hours
  • Tomaz Prosen, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 8 hours
  • Marko Robnik, Maribor, Slovenia, 2 hours
  • Guenter Schiepek, Salzburg, Austria, 1 hour

Detailed contents of the scientific program:

The schedule of all talks and activities as pdf is here: schedule PDF

The complete program including the abstracts  of all talks and activities as pdf is  here: como2017program.


Detailed program of the concert  by Jure Gorucan on Wednesday 6 September 2017 at 19:00  in Villa del Grumello:

Frederic Chopin:

Piano Sonata No.2, Op.35

I.  Grave, Doppio Movimento
II. Scherzo
III. Marche Funebre
IV. Finale: Presto

Rastko Buljancevic:

Prelude and Fugue in b-minor
Toccata Histerica and Fugue

– – –  5-10 min break – – –

Maurice Ravel:

Gaspard de la Nuit

II. Le Gibet
III. Scarbo

Franz Liszt:

Mephisto Waltz No.1, S.514