Salle Henri Cartan, Ecole Normale Supérieure, 45 rue d'Ulm, 75005 Paris, France.
A laptop and a videoprojector are provided for presentations.
English will be the language of the symposium. No interpretation will be provided.
Fees for the International symposium
To reach the venue:
- Bus n°21 and 27, stop at "Feuillantines".
- RER line B, stop at "Luxembourg". Use exit: "Rue de l'Abbé de l'Epée" (line B is direct from Charles-de-Gaulle Airport and Gare du Nord).
Paris Public Transportation Website: http://www.ratp.fr/en/ratp/c_21879/tourists/
September in Paris is usually sunny. Expect temperature between 15 and 20° Celsius even if sometimes we have a colder weather with 10 to 15 degrees Celsius and some rain. Anyway, there is no extreme weather (very hot or very cold) during that period.
Have a look at: http://en.parisinfo.com/guide-paris/climate/
The costs of the meals are not included. Participants can have lunch and dinner in small restaurants around the venue (many restaurants are located in the nearby Rue Mouffetard – Price range from 10 to 20€). See page "Lunch and dinner".
Paris offers a number of hotels at different price categories. It is possible to find single rooms for less than 100 €. Actual prices range from 59€ to 200€ depending on the number of stars and level of comfort. It is advisable to book as soon as possible as moderate-price hotels are often overbooked and Paris is a very touristic place.
Hotel des Grandes Ecoles (***)
75, rue du Cardinal Lemoine, 75005 Paris – Tel: +33 1 43 26 79 23
Close to the Ecole Normale (5 minutes), metro Cardinal-Lemoine. Very nice garden, book very early to get a chance to have a room.
Hotel des 3 Colleges (***)
16 Rue Cujas, 75005 Paris (Place de la Sorbonne is round the corner).
Tel: +33 1 43 54 67 30
Very close to RER Luxembourg, direct train to the Airports and to the Gare du Nord, 5-10 min by foot to the venue. Direct public buses n°21 and n°27 to the venue.
Solar Hotel (**)
22 rue Boulard, 75014 Paris. Tel: +33 1 43 21 08 20
Modern low-cost ecological hotel close to the Rue Daguerre and Denfert-Rochereau station. Very cheap for Paris, the small garden is very pleasant. 5-10 minutes from Luxembourg Station, then 5 minutes by foot to the venue, other option, 5 minutes by bike as free bicycles are provided for guests. Direct train to the Airports and to the Gare du Nord. 59€ for double and single rooms including breakfast and wi-fi connection.
Hotel André Latin (***)
50 rue Gay-Lussac, 75005 Paris. Tel: +33 1 43 54 76 60
Very close to the venue, rates are usually expansive, but there are sometimes good bargains on the website with online booking.