General information

Venue
The conference will be held in the University of Genoa, in the main building and the Faculty of Economics. Located in the historical centre of Genoa, the University of Genoa is next to almost all of the principal touristic and cultural attractions of Genoa: the Aquarium, one of the largest of Europe, the waterfront and the old port, the Cathedral, Palazzo Ducale and other important historical buildings and venues, not to mention that the historical centre of Genoa is an UNESCO Cultural Heritage itself.

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Language
The official language of the Conference will be English. No translation will be provided.


Time and weather
The weather in Genoa is typically Mediterranean. The autumn is generally warm, although rain and wind are quite likely in this period. For Liguria’s meteo, please check the weather forecast website of the Regional Authority for the Protection of the Environment ARPAL or uk.weather.com for the forecast in English.


Useful links
Genoa Tourism www.genova-turismo.it
University of Genoa (In Italian) www.unige.it
Genoa City Council (In Italian) www.comune.genova.it
Genoa Museums (In Italian) www.museidigenova.it
Terre di Mare – Services for disabled people www.terredimare.it