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Conference Location

The conference will be located at the Centro Didattico Viale Morgagni of the University of Florence in
Viale Morgagni 40/44, Florence (map in pdf/ googlemap).

All plenary sessions will take place in Room 101 (first floor)
The parallel sessions will take place in Rooms: 001 (ground floor) and 101, 108, 109 (first floor).
See map of the building here.

Download all useful maps here.

How to arrive:

From Florence city centre:

  • By bus from Florence main station, Firenze Santa Maria Novella (about 15 minutes): bus n. 2 (to CALENZANO, get off at "Santo Stefano in Pane”); n. 8 (to PATOLOGIA, get off at: "Morgagni 07"); n. 14 B or 14 C (to CAREGGI or NICCOLO’ DA TOLENTINO and get off at "Morgagni 07"); n. 28 (to VOLPAIA, get off at "Santo Stefano in Pane" or “Dalmazia 01”). Bus routes and timetable are available at www.ataf.net.
  • By train from Florence main station, Firenze Santa Maria Novella (about 5 minutes + 10 minutes walk): take all trains stopping at the station “Firenze Rifredi”. To get to the Conference location from the station “Firenze Rifredi” see map. To check the timetable, please visit www.trenitalia.it.

From Hotel Cellai (accommodation of the Invited Speakers)

  • Walk along via 27 Aprile towards the “Fortezza” and turn right until you reach the bus station “Lorenzo il Magnifico”. From there you can get bus n. 20 (to CARUSO, get off at “Dalmazia 01”), n. 8 (to PATOLOGIA, get off at: "Morgagni 07"); n. 14 B (to NICCOLO’ DA TOLENTINO, get off at “Morgagni 07”), n. 14 C (to CAREGGI, get off at (get off at "Morgagni 07") n. 28 (to VOLPAIA, get off at “Dalmazia 01” or “S. Stefano in Pane”). See map. Bus routes and timetable are available at www.ataf.net.

From the airport:

  • Florence airport (Amerigo Vespucci) is only 2.5 km far from the Conference location but there is no direct bus connection: you can reach the Conference location by taxy or you can go by bus to Florence main station and then take a bus or a train from there (see directions above).

  • If you arrive at Pisa airport, you can reach Florence main station either by train or by bus (about 1 hour).

From the highway:

  • The Centro didattico Viale Morgagni is located in the north of Florence, near to the main highways A1 and A11 which connect Florence with Pisa, Bologna, Milan and Rome. If you come to Florence by car, from the highway, take the exit “Firenze Nord” and follow Viale Guidoni until you get to Piazza del Terzolle. Here turn right and then take the first left (Via Mariti). Proceed until you come to the square Piazza Dalmazia and go straight on. The Conference location is about 200 metres further ahead on the right. See googlemap.


Useful links:

Florence Bus Lines: www.ataf.net

Italian trains: www.trenitalia.com/

Florence airport Amerigo Vespucci: www.aeroporto.firenze.it

Pisa International Airport Galileo Galilei: www.pisa-airport.com

Florence Tourist Information Office: www.firenzeturismo.it

Official website of the City of Florence: www.comune.fi.it/