Location / Accomodation

The meeting will take place at Villard de Lans, a village located in the Vercors Regional Park, 25 kms away from Grenoble ( website: Accommodations will be provided by a local hotel, "Best Western, Le grand hotel de Paris" (website:

At this period, the weather may be subject to thunderstorms. Temperatures are expected to be within the range 15-20°C.


Practical informations:

The conference will be held at "La Coupole" (59 Place Mure Ravaud), 100 m far from the hotel. The courses will be held at the hotel. The bus stop (line 5100) is located at the near front of "La Coupole". A map of Villard de Lans is given below (zoom out may be necessary).

How to get there

You can reach Grenoble directly from the international airports:
- Paris / Roissy Charles De Gaulle by train (TGV, booking necessary): requires approximately 3 hours
- Lyon / Saint-Exupéry by bus (Satobus shuttle each hour): requires approximately 1 hour.
- Villard de Lans can be reached by bus (line 5100) from the Grenoble central bus station and railway station, which are adjacent one with each other. The connection Grenoble gare routière to Villard-de-Lans requires approximately 1 hour. Alternatively, Villars de Lans can be reached by taxi for approximately 80-90 € (taxi stand in front of the railway station).


The organizers decline any responsibility in case of accident or theft. Participants need to have their own health and accident insurances in order.
Participants should check as soon as possible whether they need a Visa for traveling to France.

Map of Villard de Lans