Preliminary programme

September 5th (Thursday): arrival in Kraków


September 6th (Friday): presentation of papers

Keynote lectures

The changing religious space in Western European cities

Religious Affiliation in Europe – an Empirical Problem. The «Swiss Metadatabase of Religious Affiliation in Europe (SMRE)»


Session 1

Recent trends in religious adherence and practise among Dutch Muslims

Construction, Destruction and Reconstruction of Mosques in Moscow

Muslim in Polish cities


Session 2

Determinants of the process of sacralization. Case study Gdynia

Changing perception and function of cemeteries in postmodern era


September 7th (Saturday): presentation of papers

Session 3

Development and transformation of religious landscape in Prague in context of global and European shifts

Choosing a location of new churches in the cities of Serbia

Religiosity in the street´s names of Slovak towns


Session 4

Spatial differentiation of religiosity in the city. Case of Catholic Lodz, Poland

Witnesses of the past? Tourist attractions? Or centers of religious life? – present functions of the sacred places in Lviv

Legacy of religious identities in the urban space of Bielsko-Biala


Session 5

Transformation of religious space in Polish cities in 20th century in European context

Male Orders in urban areas in the 20th century – the case of Krakow

Female convents in the urban space in the 20th century – the case of Krakow


September 8th (Sunday): half-day city excursion / departure