Dear guests, Mensa members and friends,

We are very glad to host you in Serbia and we would like to provide you with the opportunity to visit different parts of our beautiful country!

While all Mensa members are welcome to attend the IBD sessions, which will take part at the hotel Park from 09 to 17h Friday and Saturday, and on Sunday morning, we are also proposing alternative program and tours which are shown in the schedule below. Please register at our Registration page well in advance for the tours and social program you would like to attend. Once you register, you will be contacted by e-mail within 48 hours, with the instructions for payment. The registration fee is 55 EUR per person (until September 15) or 70 EUR (after September 15, 2015) and it covers the Ice breaker on Thursday and the Novi Sad tour on Friday, the welcome package and conference material.

If you choose to attend the IBD sessions and would like to have lunch with delegates at lunch breaks at the hotel Park, you will have to register for lunch on arrival to the IBD venue, and pay for lunch to the hotel. The price of lunch at the hotel during the IBD sessions is 12 EUR per person. Food is served on self service base, drinks are not included.

Consult our Accommodation page for special deals for accommodation. Make your reservation directly at the hotel/hostel.

Please also consider taking the Post IBD tour, to enjoy  natural and historical attractions of Serbia, our tradition and our famous hospitality, and to meet Mensa members all over Serbia, who are eager to welcome you at their communities!

Join us in Novi Sad! Register for IBD 2015 now!!!


Time Wednesday 30.09.’15. Thursday 01.10.’15. Friday 02.10.’15. Saturday 03.10.’15. Sunday 04.10.’15. Monday 05.10.’15.
09:00 Arrival of ExComm members Arrival to Novi Sad, accommodation, registration Subotica tour (price: 33 EUR/pax) Fruska Gora and Karlovci tour, wine testing and lunch at “salas” (price 40 EUR/pax) Sports with local members Departure of the post IBD tour of Serbia
/Transfer to the airport
14:00 Belgrade tour, half day (price 25 EUR/pax)
16:00 Back to Novi Sad Back to Novi Sad and free time
17:30 Novi Sad tour (covered by the registration fee)
18:00 Lecture: NTC learning system, by Dr Ranko Rajovic @ Master center
18:30 Documentary movie about Mensa Serbia
19:30 Dinner for ExComm members Ice breaker @ Master center (covered by the registration fee) Gala Dinner with program (price 45 EUR/pax)@ Ballroom, hotel Park
20:00 SOLD OUT!!!

Dinner under the fortress (price 25 EUR/pax)

21:00 → to office
22:00 Free time Helsinki party(@ Mensa office Novi Sad)
24:00 Go to sleep or else… 🙂

The sightseeing of Novi Sad by bus and by walk, 2 hours, on Friday afternoon. Delegates and guests are welcome to attend, it is covered by the registration fee: Novi Sad Tour

Half day trip to Belgrade, Serbia’s capital, with the sightseeing, on Sunday, after the IBD sessions: Belgrade Tour

Friday morning tour to one of the most beautiful Serbian towns at the extreme north of Serbia and Vojvodina: Subotica Tour

Saturday morning half day visit to the National park Fruska Gora in the vicinity of Novi Sad; visit to Sremski Karlovci – one of the renown winery regions, lunch at the ethno household / Salash: Fruška Gora Tour

Lecture on Thursday afternoon: NTC learning system by the founder of Mensa Serbia and of the NTC learning system, Dr Ranko Rajovic

See more details on Gala Dinner.

The Sunday late evening Helsinki party is the informal good-by party which was spontaneously organized for the first time at the IBD meeting in Helsinki. From that time, this party is named the “Helsinki party”.