The Conference will be at the Auditorium
of the Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere e Arti facing
the Grand Canal.
Map of the Conference Venue
(Click on the map to see a larger version)
Arriving in Venice
1. Arriving by Plane
From the Airport you can reach Venice in several possible
By Bus: just from the
exit area direct buses reach non-stop the Venice car terminal
“Piazzale Roma” (20 min, cost 3,50 €)
By Taxi: just from the exit area to the Venice car
terminal “Piazzale Roma” (15 min, cost around 25,00
Arriving either by Bus or Taxi, proceed to the
pier, line 82, direction “Rialto/Lido”, and follow
instructions as for those arriving by car.
By Waterbus: from the
airport pier (on the left of the exit, cost 10 €).
Check schedules and
itineraries on Alilaguna.
By Watertaxi: from the
airport pier directly to the pier nearest to your hotel. Cost
(up to 8 passengers) around 90,00 €.
2. Arriving by Car
Just at the end of the trans-lagunar bridge, turn right and
reach the Tronchetto
car parking (cost 18,00 €/day). Then proceed to
the vaporetto pier, line 82, direction “Rialto/Lido”.
Recommended stop depending on your destination:
descend at "Accademia" stop, and cross the
descend at "S. Samuele" stop
Istituto Artigianelli: descend either at
Check schedules and itineraries of water buses on ACTV.
3. Arriving by Train
You will arrive at the "Venezia S. Lucia"
railway station. Then take the vaporetto (line 82), direction
“Rialto/Lido”, and follow the instructions for
recommended stops as for people arriving by car.
The Railway station, "Piazzale Roma", and the
car park can be reached by public transportation in about 30
minutes from the Conference Venue. Additional information on
departures will be given during the meeting.
Facilities available during the
Standard overhead projector and video-beamer will be available.
Please bring your power-point (or other) presentation on a
memory stick, or CD-ROM. Your presentation will be loaded on our
laptop, tested in advance, and you will operate it directly.
Both Windows and Linux will be available. The beamer has a
Posters: Posters will
be displayed in spaces comfortably on the floor above the
Auditorium, to allow their viewing during coffee and lunch
breaks. A 58 cm (width) x 118 cm (height) maximum area will
be available for each poster. Means to attach posters will
Internet/e-mail access: a few terminals will be
available. The Conference venue will have wireless access to
Internet. To use this opportunity you need to ask the Reception
Desk for the special “enabling card” whose cost is covered
by the Conference Fee. Please ask for the card only if you plan
to use it.