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FSR Training on the Regulation and Integration of Renewable Energy

23-25 May 2018

Event Venue 

Conference Room | Villa La Fonte | European University Institute

Via delle Fontanelle 18 | 50014 San Domenico di Fiesole

How to reach the venue

Suggested Hotel Accommodation

Suggested hotels close to the shuttle bus stop:

Hotel Garibaldi Blu
Hotel de la Ville
Hotel Rivoli
Hotel Orologio

Hotel Palazzo Ognissanti

Hotel Grand Hotel Baglioni


Shuttle Bus Schedule:

DateTimePick upDrop off

Piazza Santa Maria Novella (in front of Hotel Roma)

Bus company SEFIR

Villa La Fonte (Training location)
 19.00Villa La FontePiazza Santa Maria Novella
24/05/20188.30Piazza Santa Maria Novella Villa La Fonte
 18.00Villa La FontePiazza Santa Maria Novella
25/05/201808.00Piazza Santa Maria Novella Villa La Fonte
 16.30Villa La FontePiazza Santa Maria Novella
 16.30Villa La Fonte Airport

Social Activities: 

Wednesday May 23 – 18h15, Welcome Drink, Villa La Fonte, EUI

Thursday  May 24 –  20h00, Event Dinner, L’Osteria di Giovanni, Via del Moro 22r, 50123 Firenze

Important IT information:

  • Bring your personal laptop or electronic device to access course presentations (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


From the airport: General information on local transport

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