Welcome to Genoa!

Below you will find information about the venue and how to arrive there.


The Conference Venue

The conference will be held in the Palazzo della Nuova Borsa Valori. It is located at the Piazza de Ferrari right in the heart of Genoa’s historic center.

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Photos: A. Abrusci, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia

How to arrive

  • by train:
    • from station Genoa Principe
      From Principe station you take the metro towards Brignole. You get off at Piazza de Ferrari. From the metro station you cross Piazza de Ferrari in direction Via XX Settembre passing the picturesce fountain and walking towards Palazzo della Nuova Borsa Valori (14 minutes).
      Alternatively you can take the bus number 35 or 35/ from Principe station. You get off at Via XX Settembre (20-30 minutes).
    • from station Genoa Brignole
      There are numerous busses leaving right in front of the exit of Brginole station. You take bus number 18 or 18/, which takes you all along Via XX Settembre. After 10 minutes you get off on the last stop of Via XX Settembre, which is right at Piazza de Ferrari with the huge picturesce fountain in front of Palazzo della Nuova Borsa Valori.
  • on foot:
    You can always enjoy a walk through the picturesque historical center of Genoa to arrive at Palazzo della Nuova Borsa Valori. To give you an indication: without detours in the narrow streets of Genoa a pleasant walk from any of the two train stations above to the conference venue will take about 15 to 20 minutes.
  • by plane
    The conference venue is reachable from the Airport Cristoforo Colombo within 30 minutes. The taxis wait on the arrivals level of the terminal. Alternatively there is an hourly bus service called Volabus. You get off the Volabus in Via XX Settembre, right next to Palazzo della Nuova Borsa Valori.

Conference Dinner

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The conference dinner will take place in the Acquarium of Genoa. The Acquarium is located in the antique port of Genoa and offers a uniquely inspiring atmosphere that will sparc many new ideas during continuing scientific discussions during the dinner.

See you in Genoa!


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Photo: A. Abrusci, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia