Since 2005, the Conference of young Slavists has become a key long-term conference project of the Department of East European Studies. This meeting, that has been held regularly since 2005 (33–4 May 2005, 113–12 October 2006, 243–25 October 2007, 223–23 October 2008, 43–5 November 2009, 43–5 November 2010, 3–4 November 2011, 1–2 November 2012, 24–25 October 2013, 6–7 November 2014, 5–6 November 2015) with strong international participation, aims to give young generation of researchers (under the age of 35) the opportunity to present the results of their research work and exchange views across individual disciplines of Slavic studies and different Slavic studies institutions. The conference negotiations should contribute to the search for a new identity of Prague’s Slavic studies and their integration into the international scientific context. The conference outcomes are collections of studies reviewed by leading domestic and foreign experts.
Many domestic and international responses bear witness to the success of this event. In 2014 the international conference Precolonialism, colonialism and postcolonialism. Empires and the others in the Eastern and South-Eastern Europe was organized by the members of the Department in co-operation with the Department of South Slavonic and Balkan Studies.
The Ukrainian and Slavic Studies Seminar organizes lectures, seminars and conversations where translations of the Ukrainian fiction literature and actual Ukrainias topics are regularly presented.