Trans-European Dialogue – TED2024 Conference

Digital governance in the age of AI:
evolving policies, regulations, and practices

7-8 March 2024, Dubrovnik, Croatia

Local organizer: University of Zagreb Faculty of Law



The conference will be held at the Centre for Advanced Academic Studies (CAAS) in Dubrovnik, located in the centre of Dubrovnik, with a short walking distance form the Old City and historical part of Dubrovnik (less than five minutes’ walk). 

The Centre for Advanced Academic Studies (CAAS) is founded by the University of Zagreb as a public academic institution for international scientific programs and postgraduate studies. Numerous scientific programs, academic conferences, courses, seminars, summers schools and various project are held throughout the year in the premises of CAAS. CAAS is hosting other institutional and projects, most notably the Inter - University Centre Dubrovnik (IUC), which is an independent center for advanced study, grounded in and sustained by its international network of partner universities and 125 members from all over the world. 

CAAS is equipped with a large conference hall, 12 lecture rooms and additional meeting rooms, coffee shop and CAAS Residence and Apartments which can host up to 70 participants.  All lecture rooms are equipped with supporting technical devices and there is a free wireless internet available through the eduroam infrastructure. There is and additional ccomputer room on the 1st floor with 25 PCs, open Monday-Friday from 08:00 till 19:00 with Internet free of charge.

The CASS building has a spacious courtyard used for coffee breaks and events. Because of its location, CAAS offers an astonishing view on Dubrovnik and its Old City.

The exact address of the CAAS is Don Frana Bulića 4, 20000 Dubrovnik. The Pile stop (Old City of Dubrovnik) bus station is located only 300 meters away and the Cafeteria Sesame is right in front of the CAAS.


There are different ways how you can reach the CAAS building:

- Taxi – the taxi station is located just outside the Arrivals Terminal. The journey takes around 25 minutes and the price is around 40- 50 €. Please specify your address as Don Frana Bulića 4. More detail on the taxi can be found at:

- Shuttle Bus – the shuttle departs 30 minutes after each flight. If taking the shuttle, exit at the Old town (Ploče gate) or tell the driver that you are getting off at Pile (pronounced PEE-leh). When you get off at the Pile stop keep walking for approximately 300 meters in the same direction as the shuttle was travelling until you come to the Cafeteria Sesame. In front of Cafeteria Sesame you will see about 20 steps. Take these steps and you will reach the CAAS building. The price of the shuttle is 10 € per person (one way ticket or 14 € the return ticket) and the tickets can be bought at the Platanus travel agency counter- placed next to the baggage claim area, Main bus station, Cable car stop (Shuttle bus office) or online. For more information and buying the ticket online please visit:


CAAS offers the possibility of accommodation for up to 70 participants. The CAAS Residents has 21 single, 13 double rooms (each with a bathroom and non-smoking room) and 3 shared rooms (shared bathroom) located at the third floor of the CAAS building. The price of the room is 44 € for a single room/per night, 40 € for double room/per night, 64 € double room for single use per person/pr night and 35 € form room with shared bathroom per person/night. The price include the breakfast and there is a possibility for dinner of full board supplement that are paid extra.
For more detail see: 
CAAS residence accommodation inqury form:

Prices 01.01.2024 - 31.03.2024

Single room 44,00 EUR

Double room per person 40,00 EUR

Double room single use 64,00 EUR

Room with shared bathroom per person 35,00 EUR

Apartment 100,00 EUR

An accomodation tax of 1.86 EUR per person per day is charged additionally.

Additionally, there are 7 apartments located at the first floor of the CAAS building which cost 100 € per night. The prices can be found at: 

The reservation of the rooms and apartment can be made at the e-mail:



In addition, we recommend the following hotels and accommodations, located near the conference venue: 

Hotel Lero -

Prices: Classic double/twin soba - 70,00EUR per room per night (BB) + 1.86 EUR per person per day accommodation tax.

Classic double/twin soba-single use - 60,00EUR per room per night (BB) + 1.86 EUR per person per day accommodation tax

For reservation directly contact the hotel (, indicating that you are participating in the TED (NISPA, EGPA) conference.


Hotel Imperial Hilton - 

Prices: Hilton Guestroom single use EUR 118.00 per room per night + 1.86 EUR per person per day accommodation tax.

Hilton Guestroom double use EUR 140.00 per room per night + 1.86 EUR per person per day accommodation tax.

For reservation directly contact the hotel (, indicating that you are participating in the TED (NISPA, EGPA, Faculty of Law Zagreb) conference.


In case you need advice on accommodation, please contact the local organisation committee. 

The accommodation costs are covered by participants. 


Centre for Advanced Academic Studies -

Croatian National Tourist Board -

Dubrovnik Tourist Board -

Dubrovnik Airport -

City Bus Public Transportation -

Dubrovnik video -  


For a list of trips, excursions and events in Dubrovnik check -


Please be aware that the tourist season has not started yet, so check each excursion if available in this period.

A walking tour of Dubrovnik Old Town is available in this period and can be booked at: