The conference will be held at the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Lungarno del Tempio, 44, Florence. The venue is just a stone's throw from the artistic heart of Florence, close to Piazza Santa Croce and the National Library.
The Grand Hotel Mediterraneo is one of the best business - oriented hotel in Florence, easily accessible from the Santa Maria Novella train station and the many car parks of the area.
The conference area has modular rooms for all needs, the auditorium hall has a capacity of 300 seats; secondary halls are available with a capacity between 40 and 100 seats, as well as a large and bright foyer entrance.
The whole conference will take place at the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, very close to the historic center of the city, we recommend to use the train. You can just walk towards the hotel.
By train (recommended!)
Get off at Santa Maria Novella train station. From the station you can reach the hotel in 25 minutes walking. Otherwise, take bus 14 (ticket price € 1.20) and get off at Grand Hotel Mediterraneo in Via Arnolfo (it’s behind the hotel), about 150 mt. from the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo.
Leave the Autostrada A1 at the “Firenze Sud” exit. Go straight ahead, at the end of the road which passes over the Arno river, at the traffic lights turn left, then go straight ahead for about 2 km following the “Lungarno”. The hotel is located just before the limited traffic area. Next to the Hotel is available a private garage, the cost of it is € 20 per day.