The 12th PAMELA Software Meeting will be held on
December 12, 13 and 14 at the "Polo
Universitario" (or "Polo Scientifico")
of Sesto Fiorentino,
Some useful mobile phone numbers:
Oscar A.--------> 339-5034868
Paolo P.--------> 339-3318580
Elena V. -------> 347-0904289
Sergio R.-------> 347-0992726
Massimo B. ---> 348-8253747
The best way to reach the "Polo Universitario"
is by bus
In order to get to the bus stop from the train station ("Stazione SMN
FS") go out from the exit in front of the platforms, past the Tickets
Hall and go down the stairs outside.
A bus ticket valid for 70 minutes costs 1.20 euro and can be bought at automatic machines (not available at every bus stop), in some bar or newspaper kiosk (if you buy it on the bus the cost is 2.00 euro). There are also multiple tickets (4 uses) for 4.50 euro.
In the "Polo Universitario" the bus stop is in "via della Lastruccia", in front of the Chemistry Department. The meeting building is indicated in yellow.
A useful collection of accommodations for all budgets can be found with the on-line booking service "Florence Promhotels":
In this site you can find an interactive map that allows you to locate the hotels, chosen by category. Select "Map hotels" in the top menu bar and choose "Florence Historic Centre". The path of bus 57 to Sesto Fiorentino runs at the border among the orange, red, green and pink areas, where most of the hotels are located.
For those who come by car, a possibility is to find an accommodation in Sesto Fiorentino. The following hotels are near to "Polo Scientifico":
*** Hotel Ibis Firenze Nord Aeroporto (Via Volturno 50 – Osmannoro - Firenze)
**** Novotel Firenze Nord Aeroporto (Via Tevere 23 – Osmannoro - Firenze)
Hotel Villa Stanley (Viale XX Settembre
200 – Sesto Fiorentino)