Conference Party

1 October 2019

Konzil Konstanz, Hafenstraße 2 | 78462 Konstanz


8:00 pm  | doors open

This year’s conference party will take place in the historic building of the “Konstanzer Konzil” that is located close to the train station and adjacent to the harbour.

Website of the Konzil

Tickets for the conference party are limited and can be purchased – on a first come, first serve basis – at the conference desk for 44€ / 30€ (concessionary rate).


8.30 pm   | dinner

There will be a buffet (vegetarian and non-vegetarian) with different starters, warm main courses and desserts. Drinks (alcoholic as well as non-alcoholic) will be available on a purchase basis.


10:00 pm | music & dance with Jay Rutledge

Since completing his studies in anthropology in Munich and Berlin, Jay Rutledge has worked as a music journalist. His focus is on Africa. In addition to reports and music broadcasts for various radio stations, he is currently moderating various music programs for the Bayerische Rundfunk. He is also the founder of the music label “Outhere Records”, which specializes in urban African music (such as Kwaito, Bongoflava, Hiplife or Afrohouse). Productions of the music label received a Grammy nomination and were awarded the “BBC Award for World Music”. In addition to putting out compilations featuring current music styles from Lagos, Dakar, Johannesburg and other major African cities, the label also released a number of albums from Mali, Congo, Eritrea, Zimbabwe and Ghana, including  bands like Mokoomba, Bassekou Kouyate, Asmara Allstars, Jupiter Okwess

We wish you a great evening!