35th Tango Collaboration meeting

from to (Etc/GMT+3)
at Saint Petersburg ( Russia )
Galernaya Ulitsa, 15, St Petersburg, 190000


We carefully observe the situation with COVID-19 in the World.

Due to the existing situation we have to move Tango Controls meeting 2020 to the later dates: the Spring 2021.

In the mean time we will be organizing a Status Meeting 2020 in the form of a visio meeting the 17th and 18th of November 2020.

Please, find more info about Status Meeting 2020 on the dedicated Indico page


As always we expect around 60 people from multiple sites across the Globe who ain't indifferent to Tango Controls and who will share their expertise in the fields:

  • latest developments in the kernel;
  • developments in Tango EcoSystem;
  • Tango related web applications;
  • industrial use of Tango;
  • etc

The maximum number of participants is 60! Please register ASAP to reserve your place!


The conference will take place in Dashkova Residence Conference room at the heart of Saint-Petersburg (Address: Saint Petersburg, Galernaya Street, 15).

All main Sightseeings are literally around the corner!


Non-Russian participants are to apply for a visa to enter the Russian Federation.

From October 1st, 2019 nationals of 51 foreign States may be granted an e-visa to enter the Russian Federation. You do not need to pay for anything to obtain an e-visa.

Please, read all the information carefully and apply at the Russian Foreign Affairs Consular Department web site



 If you apply for e-visa, please, be informed of the following:

    - Your name(s) and surname(s) MUST be written in the application exactly as in your passport! In case of any difference, the border control officer has a legitimate right to refuse to let you in.

    - You MUST NOT have any connection flight or change in Russia. The first landing in Russia MUST be Saint Petersburg! If you have no direct flights to Saint Petersburg, make your connections outside Russia.

    - If you plan to stay longer than the meeting, your maximum stay in Russia with e-visa is up to 8 days. For example, if you passed through the passport control when entering on Monday, you must pass the passport control for exit no later than the next Monday (but no later than the visa expiry date).

    - You are required to have a medical insurance valid in the Russian Federation's territory for the entire period of stay.


Entry fee

The entry fee for the meeting 2021 will be announced later.

Those, who have already paid for the Tango-Controls Users Meeting 2020, will have their entry fee transfered to 2021 automatically. In case of entry fee change no additional payments will be required.

The entry fee includes social dinner with traditional Russian cuisine, 2 coffee breaks (morning and evening) and lunch for each conference day.

Payment details are available in the registration form.

Key dates

Information on the key dates will be announced later.


JetBrains offers 3 licenses as a reward for Tango Controls User meeting contest.

If you want to become a sponsor and reduce the entry fee, you are very welcome to contact us.

Support: Email: info@ik-company.com Telephone: +49 176 82704798 (WhatsApp)
Go to day
  • Thursday, 1 April 2021
    • 13:30 - 17:30 First Plenary: status reports
      • 13:30 Opening address 10'
        Speakers: Andrew Goetz (ESRF), Olga Merkulova (IK)
      • 15:40 coffee break 20'
  • Friday, 2 April 2021
    • 08:30 - 12:30 second plenary: Kernel development
      • 08:30 Return of the benchmark 20'
        * More benchmark tests with Java Tango server
        * Upgrade protocol
        * Evolutionary VS revolutionary roadmap for Tango V10
        Speaker: Igor Khokhriakov (hzg)
        Material: Slides locked unknown type file
      • 10:00 coffee break 20'
    • 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch break
    • 13:30 - 17:30 Third plenary: to be defined
      • 15:40 coffee break 20'
    • 19:00 - 21:00 Banquet
  • Saturday, 3 April 2021
    • 08:30 - 12:30 fourth plenary: community life
      • 10:00 coffee break 20'
      • 12:10 Calendar of Life (closing talk) 20'
        Speaker: Olga Merkulova (IK)
    • 14:00 - 17:00 visits