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02 – 06 October 2017

Training Venue 

Refettorio | Badia Fiesolana, European University Institute

Via dei Roccettini, 9 | 50014 San Domenico di Fiesole

How to reach the venue

 

Suggested Hotel Accommodation

Any hotel/pension/B&B located near the shuttle bus departure areas (Piazza San Marco and Santa Maria Novella train station) will be fine. Here are some suggested hotels close to the shuttle bus stops:

Area Piazza dell’Unità (Santa Maria Novella train station):
Hotel Universo
Hotel Rosso 23
Hotel Garibaldi blu

Area Piazza San Marco:
Hotel de la Pace
Hotel Cellai
Hotel Guelfo Bianco
Hotel Athenaeum
Hotel Firenze Capitale

 

Shuttle buses Schedule:

October 02:

07:50 Piazza dell’Unità – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                                         

08:00 Via Della Dogana – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                                     

19:00 Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio) – Via della Dogana / P. Unità

 

October 03:

08:20 Piazza dell’Unità – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)

08:30 Via Della Dogana – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                                  

18:00 Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio) – Via della Dogana / P. Unità

 

October 04:

08:20   Piazza dell’Unità – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                 

08:30   Via Della Dogana – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                                    

18:00 Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio) – Via della Dogana / P. Unità

 

 October 05:

08:20   Piazza dell’Unità – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                               

08:30   Via Della Dogana – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                                   

18:00 Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio) – Via della Dogana / P. Unità

 

October 06:

08:20 Piazza dell’Unità – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                        

08:30 Via Della Dogana – Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio)                                                                   

15:00 Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio) – Via della Dogana / Train Station

15:00  Badia Fiesolana (Refettorio) – Airport

 

Social Activities: 

  • Monday October 02– 18:00, Welcome cocktail, Upper Loggia, Badia Fiesolana
  • Tuesday October 03 – 18:30, Guided tour of Florence. Starting from San Marco square you will take a walk, together with Eleonora the tour guide, through the heart of town. You will get to know the key sights, the great artists and the personalities that made Florence a world-renowned city. The tour will end at the Ponte Vecchio, the oldest bridge in Florence and one of the most enchanting in Europe.
  • Wednesday October 04 –  20:00,  Event Dinner, ristorante La Cucina del Garga, via San Zanobi 33 A/r, Firenze (FI)
     

Important IT information:

  • Bring your personal laptop or electronic device to access course platform (including power cables and plug adaptors)
  • If using your company laptop: please check with your company IT department regarding firewall protections prior to your departure. EUI uses a Captive Portal authentication to access the EUI WiFi network
  • EUI Green policy – No printing service is available for course materials

 

General information on local transport

From the airport:

Florence airport is located 8 km from the centre, approx. 30 minutes by taxi or bus. Taxis can normally be found outside the arrival terminal. The airport is also connected to the main railway station by a shuttle bus that leaves every 30 minutes (on the hour and half-hour) and takes 25 minutes. Tickets are available on board for € 6.00.

Taxis:   +39 055 4390 / +39 055 4242

  • From Florence Airport Peretola to downtown Firenze about 25/30 minutes (approx. 25-30 €)
  • From Florence central railway station Santa Maria Novella to the European University Institute: about 20-30  minutes (approx. 30-35 €)

Private car

From the A1 Milano-Napoli (Autostrada del Sole), take the Firenze Sud exit and follow directions to the centre of town/Stadio. Follow Stadio then Fiesole. San Domenico is on the main road to Fiesole.

Bus to the European University Institute

From Piazza San Marco, take bus no. 7 in the direction ‘Fiesole’ and get off at ‘San Domenico 1 – Università Europea’.  For bus routes and timetables consult:  http://goo.gl/Ydj8K

Wi-Fi

On arrival you will be provided with temporary wi-fi access for the duration of the event. This will allow you to connect