GDR Meeting 2013 Practical informations
Location of the meeting
The meeting will take place on Jussieu campus at Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC) in the Latin Quarter in Paris.
Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC ou Paris 6)
4 place Jussieu
Subway (Metro) lines 7 or 10: get off at "Jussieu" station.
The presentations wil take place in Amphitheatre Durand in Building Esclangon. Coffee breaks and posters will take place in the "cellars" of the same building.
The Esclangon building is at the South-East corner of the campus, at the intersection of "rue Jussieu" and "rue Cuvier". Because the campus pedestrian parvis is under renovation, it is better to access the building directly from "rue Jussieu", and not from the campus pedestrian parvis.
A wifi connection will be available.
- Wednesday 27 November, 12:15 - 14:15 : Buffet in the cellars of Esclangon Building (open to all participants to the conference).
- Thursday 28 November, 12:00 - 14:00 : Restaurant L'Ardoise, Jussieu campus, near Tower 25 (open to all participants to the conference).
The conference dinner will take place Wednesday 27 November at 19:30 at the restaurant :
La Coupole, 102 Boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris (Metro 4 Vavin or Metro 6 Edgar Quinet or RER B Port-Royal)
Registration is compulsory (before 7 November).
The dinner will be paid by the GDR.
Arriving by Plane
Both Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Paris-Orly international airports are connected to the center of Paris by RER (fast regional railway) or coaches. The RER is connected to the subway (Metro) network. It costs about 10 euros to go from either airport to the center of Paris and it takes about one hour.
For more information, check the Paris airports website.
From Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) airport
From the airport take RER line B. Stop at "St-Michel-Notre-Dame" station. Take subway line 10 direction "Austerlitz" and stop at "Jussieu" station.
From Paris-Orly airport
From the airport take the monorail "OrlyVal" to "Antony". Take RER line B. Stop at "St-Michel-Notre-Dame" station. Take subway line 10 direction "Austerlitz" and stop at "Jussieu" station.
Arriving by Train
All the railway stations are in downtown Paris and are connected to the subway network. For train reservation, check the SNCF web site.
From any train station follow the sign "M" to the subway.
Arriving by Subway or Bus
Line 7 or 10: get off at "Jussieu" station.
Line 67 or 89: get off at "Jussieu".
Line 63 or 24: get off at "Université Paris VI".
Line 47: get off at "Cardinal Lemoine".
Accomodation should be arranged independently by the participants. You will find below some suggestions for your stay.
- Some suggested reasonably priced hotels in the Latin Quarter:
- Student and guest researchers centers: