IBPC Turin
Congress Venue

The conference will take place at Politecnico di Torino (www.polito.it). Politecnico di Torino is one of the leading institutions to study engineering and architecture in Italy.
Among the various campuses of Politecnico di Torino in the Piedmont region, the conference will take place at the Main Campus – Corso Duca degli Abruzzi (http://www.polito.it/ateneo/sedi/?sede=TO_CEN&lang=en) which is located near the historical city centre and next to one of the two main railway stations of Torino (Porta Susa train station).

The main campus is made of two parts that are divided by corso Castelfidardo. The Sede centrale is located between corso Duca degli Abruzzi and corso Castelfidardo, while the Cittadella Politecnica is located between corso Castelfidardo and via Paolo Borsellino.
There are many entrances to the Campus. The main entrance is located in Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24 and it is the preferable entrance for reaching the Auditorium (Aula Magna) for plenary sessions.
Other entrances of the Campus are located in Corso Castelfidardo, via Borsellino and Corso Einaudi. The entrance to Cittadella Politecnica located in corso Castelfidardo 37 is preferable for reaching the rooms of parallel sessions (rooms I).
A plan of the Politecnico may be found here

In order to help you moving “in and around” the Conference you can upload two small video on your mobile devices. They will guide you:

- from the main entrance of the Politecnico di Torino (C.so Duca degli Abruzzi 24) to the Aula Magna

(Registration Desk & Plenary Sessions)

- from the Aula Magna
to the Rooms “I”


(Technical Sessions).

How to reach the conference venue:
By plane: Airport "Sandro Pertini" - Torino Caselle (TRN) is 40 minutes by car. Please consider that during rush hours it may take 1 hour.
The taxi fee from the airport to Politecnico di Torino – Corso Duca degli Abruzzi is about 35 euros during the day.
There are regular shuttle buses of various companies from the Airport to the city centre and vice versa every half an hour. Tickets are about 7 euros. The preferable bus stop in the city centre is Torino Porta Susa (train station). Then, follow the by train instructions.
By train: from the Porta Susa station you can either walk (15 minutes) or take the tramway 10 (direction Settembrini) at the bus stop named "XVIII Dicembre place" and get out at the fourth bus stop (Corso Duca degli Abruzzi-Politecnico). The ticket costs 1,50 euros.
By metro: there is only one metro line in Torino. The metro station nearest to Politecnico is the Vinzaglio station, which is 5 minutes walk from Politecnico. Once you get out of the metro go along corso Duca degli Abruzzi in the south direction (opposite to the city centre).
By bus: buses 58, 58/, 33 and tramway 16 have a bus stop at the campus.

For planning of your journey see
Browse this internet site for more information on metro, tramway and buses.