Special Events

These optional events can be added to conference registrations. Space may be limited, save your spot today!

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Pre-Conference Vatican Tour - 25th June

US$85

Be fully immersed in the highlights of the Vatican, gliding through the breathtaking Vatican Museums and their unforgettable galleries. An expert guide will bring the works within these walls to life in a fast-paced, yet in-depth, manner. Finally, no trip to Rome would be complete without visiting the Sistine Chapel. Take a moment to marvel at the greatest achievement of Western Art. A perfect way to entertain kids and adults alike, this express tour also provides great insight into the Vatican's most well-renowned features. The tour will last 3 hours and it includes entrance tickets and headsets.

Pre-Conference Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour - 25th June

US$80

The Classic Ancient Rome tour offers the complete classical Roman experience. Start in Rome's most renowned monument; the Colosseum. Be treated to tales of emperors and gladiators before venturing into the Roman Forum to follow in the footsteps of triumphant generals. Here our expert guide will regale tales of the Forum’s scandals and intrigues before ascending the mythical Palatine Hill, where Romulus is said to have founded the city almost three millennia ago. The tour will last 3 hours and it includes entrance tickets and headsets.

Online Welcome and Training Session

No Charge

Join other delegates for a pre-conference welcome reception and training session.

This special event will walk you through the CGScholar Event Microsite so you have a rich online experience by learning how to comment and participate online. It will also teach delegates how to update their profile and Presenter Pages in order to add digital media: video, sound, other files.

This will be held “live” via Zoom.

Online Talking Circle

No Charge

Talking Circles are a distinctive feature of our in-person conference – and this year we are taking them online. Talking Circles offer an opportunity to meet other delegates and engage in extended discussion about the issues and concerns they feel are of utmost importance to that segment of the Research Network. Participation is open, encouraged, and supported.

This will be held “live” via Zoom (time TBA).

Please select QUANTITY = 1 when registering

Conference Dinner (Option 1: Fish)

US$80

Join other delegates and plenary speakers for a conference dinner. The Bar del Fico is considered one of the most popular historic places in Rome's city center. From Via della Pace there is the entrance to an internal courtyard where is located the Ristorante Bar del Fico, recently renovated with a stylish and innovative restyling where a large ficus is the heart of this "urban greenhouse".

  • Appetizer: Seafood Salad / Octopus Carpaccio with Purple Potatoes
  • First Course: Gnocchi with Seafood
  • Second Course: Amberjack Steak in Green Chilies and Cherry Tomatoes
  • Dessert: White Chocolate and Tangerine Cheese Cake

Date: Thursday, 27 June
Time: 20:00 (8:00 PM)
Address: Via della Pace, 34 (Bar del Fico Restaurant)

Conference Dinner (Option 2: Pork)

US$80

Join other delegates and plenary speakers for a conference dinner. The Bar del Fico is considered one of the most popular historic places in Rome's city center. From Via della Pace there is the entrance to an internal courtyard where is located the Ristorante Bar del Fico, recently renovated with a stylish and innovative restyling where a large ficus is the heart of this "urban greenhouse".

  • Appetizer: Burratina with Confit Tomatoes and Bread Waffle
  • First course: Rigatoni all'amatriciana
  • Second course: Pork with Rosemary Puree and Crispy Potatoes
  • Dessert: Tiramisu

Date: Thursday, 27 June
Time: 20:00 (8:00 PM)
Address: Via della Pace, 34 (Bar del Fico Restaurant)

Conference Dinner (Option 3: Vegetarian)

US$80

Join other delegates and plenary speakers for a conference dinner. The Bar del Fico is considered one of the most popular historic places in Rome's city center. From Via della Pace there is the entrance to an internal courtyard where is located the Ristorante Bar del Fico, recently renovated with a stylish and innovative restyling where a large ficus is the heart of this "urban greenhouse".

Date: Thursday, 27 June
Time: 20:00 (8:00 PM)
Address: Via della Pace, 34 (Bar del Fico Restaurant)