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VENUE - University of Trento (DISI Dept.)

The conference is hosted @ the Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science (DISI) in the new building named "Polo Tecnologico Fabio Ferrari".

Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science - DISI
Via Sommarive 14
38123 Povo - Trento

DISI is located at Povo, in a beautiful spot on the east slopes of Trento. It is hosted in the new building "Polo Tecnologico Fabio Ferrari" close to the Istituto per la Ricerca Scientifica e Tecnologica (FBK-irst).

How to reach the conference location
By bus. 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. Tickets can be purchased at newsstands. Get them before boarding. Route 13. Getting to DISI 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 Department. Route times are displayed at every stop. The stop names are shown on stop placards. Tickets can be purchased at newsstands. Get them before boarding. Times and fares are available at the Trentino Trasporti web site
By car. From the TRENTO CENTRO motorway exit:Exit the motorway at TRENTO CENTRO. Take the bypass road toward PADOVA. Follow the signs to TN EST (S. Dona, etc.)You will pass through a short tunnel. Just after it, turn left, then immediately to the right and down a steep hill that passes through the S. Dona neighborhood.Shortly you will come to a roundabout. Cross over the bridge to go toward POVO.Follow the road for about 2km until the next roundabout.Take the street at the far left, and go about 400 meters. You enter by foot to the left, downstairs. After 100 meters is the entrance to the parking lot that is under the building.Here's a good link for getting detailed driving directions:
By taxi.Find one just outside the train station at the taxi stand to the right as you exit. Or call Radio Taxi at 0461 930002. The cost is 10 to 15 euros.


By car. You can reach Trento on the following roads: Strada Statale dell'Abetone e del Brennero; Autostrada del Brennero - A22 motorway, phone no. (+39) 0461 980085; Superstrada della Valsugana for those coming from Venice, and Strada Statale 45 bis (Gardesana Occidentale), for those coming from Brescia.
By train.Two main 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 .
By plane.The following airports are the closest to Trento:

  • Verona Catullo Airport
  • Venezia Marco Polo
  • Milano Linate
  • Milano Malpensa
  • Brescia Montichiari
  • Bergamo Orio al Serio
  • Bolzano
Trento is connected with the main airports by the A22 Brennero Motorway and by the railway.
A shuttle service to reach the centre of Milan is guaranteed for travellers arriving in Malpensa and Linate. Buses leave every 20-30 minutes 24 hours a day.
For those arriving in Verona (Valerio Catullo airport) or Brescia (Montichiari Airport) there is a shuttle bus service to Verona railway station every day, leaving every 20 minutes from 6.30 in the morning until 11.35 p.m.
For those arriving in Bergamo (Orio al Serio airport) there is a shuttle bus service to Bergamo railway station, leaving every 15 minutes from 6.05 to 00.15; to Milano Centrale railway station leaving every 20 minutes from 04.30 to 01.00 and to Brescia railway station.
For those arriving in Venice (Marco Polo Airport) there are buses to Venezia-Santa Lucia and Mestre-Venezia railways stations.

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