Venue

The conference site:

The conference site is the Fondazione Bruno Kessler, in Povo, a village just 3 Km far from Trento.

Fondazione Bruno Kessler
Via Sommarive, 18, 38123 Trento, Italy




Travel Information:


How to reach Trento

BY AIRPLANE
The nearest major airport is Verona (VRN), which has many flights to Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Paris, and London. Traveling from the Verona airport to Trento is easy, via train (about one hour) or bus.

BY TRAIN
Two main train lines reach Trento: the Brennero line (connecting to Rome to the south, and Innsbruck and northern Europe to the north) and the Valsugana line to Venice. Timetable details from Trenitalia (Italian Railways) website (www.trenitalia.com)


How to reach FBK - Povo

FBK’S Science and Technology Hub is located in Povo, the suburban hills to the east of Trento’s city center.

BY CAR
For detailed driving directions to Trento, we suggest these online resources:
www.viamichelin.com or http://maps.google.com

BY BUS
The town has an efficient urban travel system (orange buses) run by Trentino Trasporti Spa (www.ttesercizio.it).
Please be aware that tickets must be purchased before getting on board at newsagents’ or at the train station and must be clocked-in after getting on the bus (price 1,20 €).
To reach the FBK Povo Scientific Hub you can catch bus n.5 (suggested) or n.13.

Route 5 > This is the quickest route up the hill from the city center. The trip takes about 10 minutes. Board at the “Piazza Dante” stop in front of the train station or at the “Piazza Venezia” stop. Get off at the “Povo – Facolta di Scienze” stop just after the blue sign for “Povo”. Route times are displayed at every stop. The stop names are shown on bus stop placards.

Route 13 > Getting to FBK Science and Technology Hub from the city center takes much more time on this bus, but it might be useful if you are in the southern area of the city. Get off at the “Povo – Piazza Manci” stop and walk down the hill to get to the Fondazione. Route times are displayed at every stop. The stop names are shown on stop placards.

BY TAXI
Cabs are available to pick outside the train station or calling (+39) 0461 930002. The cost is 10 to 15 Euros.