ICT Proposers' Day 2014 will be held in Fortezza da Basso at Firenze Fiera - Congress and Exhibition Center.
The address of the venue is:
Viale Filippo Strozzi, at the level of Piazza Bambini di Beslan
Entrance through gate: PORTA ALLE CARRA
Florence can be reached by plane, by train, by bus or by car.
The airport of Florence, named after Amerigo Vespucci, is situated 4 km from the city centre. There are several means of transport from the airport to downtown Florence.
Pisa International Airport, Galileo Galilei, is 80 km from Florence. It is accessible by bus, or by train from Pisa Central Railway Station to Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station. More information about both the bus and train can be found on the airport's website. For detailed train schedules and fares please check the Italian railways website Trenitalia.
Trains go frequently from Bologna Centrale railway station to Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station. The high speed trains take around 35 minutes, and the slower intercity trains take up to 1 hour. More information, including train schedules and prices, can be found on the Italian railways website Trenitalia.
A direct shuttle bus from Bologna Airport to Florence takes 1 hour and 30 minutes and costs €20. The bus stops at Fortress-Piazzale Montelungo and at Calenzano- Carrefour in Florence. For more information and for booking please see the Appennino shuttle website.
High speed trains go frequently from Rome Termini railway station to Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station and take around 1 hour 30 minutes. More information, including train schedules and prices can be found on the Italian railways website Trenitalia.
Should you require accomodation, the Florence Congress Booking website, in collaboration with ICT Proposers' Day 2014, provides a choice of hotels. Once you have registered for the event, an access code to book accommodation through the website will be sent to you.
The currency in Italy is the EURO.