IYP Weekend

is a unique fresh concept and it

  • nurtures new ideas and cooperations
  • fosters international friendships among young professionals
  • enables networking and growth within one’s field of expertise

All of that is framed by spiritual input, sports, cultural activities, prayer and party.


IYPW 2019

“Focus and growth. Prioritizing what matters most” will be the motto of our 3rd International Young Professionals Weekend in Vienna.

We warmly invite you to three inspiring days from February 15-17, 2019.

Besides inspiring talks, spiritual input, cultural activities, prayer and party, this year’s programme will also include the participation in a traditional Viennese ball.

You would like to participate? Please register here.



Our programme: This event will take place in English.

Friday, February 15th

6.30 pm                            Holy Mass (Zentrum Johannes Paul II)
7.00 pm                            Aperitif & Waltz crash course (ZJPII)
8.30 pm – 02.00 am      We will be heading together to a beautiful Viennese ball in the Sofiensäle (Ball of the Parish “St. Rochus und Sebastian” / 5 minutes walking distance)

Saturday, February 16th

09.30 – 10.00 am        Prayer & worship
10.00 – 11.15 am        Brunch (Café Caspar)
11.15 – 11.45 am        Kick-Off Speech (Café Caspar)
11.45 – 12.30 am        Exchange groups (Café Caspar)
12.30 – 03.30 pm        Free time / Sightseeing tour in the city centre
03.30 – 05.30 pm        Expert talks and exchange (ZJPII)
05.30 – 06.30 pm        Free time, chatting & networking (ZJPII)
6.30 pm                       Holy Mass (ZJPII)
8.00 pm                       Party “Cocktail at its best” (ZJPII)

Sunday, February 17th

10.00 – 11.30 am        Coffee & cake (traditional Viennese café)
12.00 – 01.00 pm        Holy Mass (St. Stephen Cathedral)
01.00 – 02.30 pm        Lunch
03.30 ­– 04.30 pm        Surprise programme

The programme might be subject to change.

Costs: 65 Euro/person + your ball ticket.
Please note that this contribution covers the whole programme except for lunch on Saturday and Sunday.
We kindly ask you to purchase your ball entrance ticket individually via Eventbrite (around 15-35 Euro)

Registration deadline: February 1st. Please note that we can guarantee participation only according to the “first come first serve” principle, as the number of participants will be limited to 50 attendees.

Accommodation: with young professionals as long as space lasts. For information about the weekend and lodging, please contact us. Once all host locations are full, you can still attend the weekend. You just need to arrange and pay for your own stay.

Feel free to spread the word & see you soon in Vienna!