|The Venue. Padova is a pleasant historical
city, home to one of the
and most prestigious Universities in Europe. Now little more than
400 years ago, Galileo, came here as a Professor of Mathematics to
in his own words, "the 18 best years of my entire age". Venice is only
15 miles away, connected by frequent buses and trains. Bologna or
Verona, Florence or Milan, Rome or Turin, are conveniently reached by
in one, two or four hours, respectively.
The conference sessions will be held at the Department of Information Engineering (Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'informazione) located in via Gradenigo 6/b, 35131 Padova, Italy.
The Marco Polo airport in Venice is the airport to reach Padova. The Milano Malpensa airport is more far away than Venice.
To reach Padova from the airport taxi is the best way.
Please see Taxi Padova for
information and reservations. Rates are approximately 25-30
euros per person for a shuttle (collective taxi) and 50-60
euros for an individual taxi. Alternatively, you can catch a bus:
Directions from the Historical University building (Palazzo del Bo), from Hotel Igea -- Via Ospedale and from Hotel Majestic-Toscanelli are below. All distances are between about 1 and 2 km.
For information about local transportation to reach DEI, your hotel will be pleased to help.
|Directions to the Department (DEI).|
the Historical University building (Palazzo