Aug 28 – 31, 2018
Angers - France
Europe/Paris timezone

Practical information

The town of Angers is located in the West of France, near the river Loire.


To get to Angers from abroad:


- fly to Paris Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport. Then get a train from Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport to Angers Saint Laud station. (The line is direct from the airport to the center of Angers),


- fly to Paris Orly Airport. Then get a train in Paris from Montparnasse railway station to Angers Saint Laud station,


- fly to Nantes Airport, then get a train from Nantes railway station to Angers Saint Laud station.

You can book train tickets for any of these routes here.

Conference center:

The conference will take place at Angers University, Faculty of Science, situated in Belle-Beille campus, 2 bd. Lavoisier, 49045 Angers, bat. L. See plan of the campus:

If your accomodation is in Progrès hotel or in  Iena hotel, you can take the bus N°1 from Angers train station to Belle Beille (see the map for details)

The bus stop is then  ''IUT''.

If your accomodation is in Bon Pasteur Hotel, you can take the bus N°4 near to Bon Pasteur (see the map for details).

The bus stop is then ''Lakanal''.

If the weather is good, you can also walk from the center to the campus following partially the border of the lake. It takes 59 min from the center and 35-40 min. from Bon Pasteur.

see also interactive plan



The accomodations are reserved three different places:

-- in Progrès hotel, situated 26 Avenue Denis Papin, 49100 Angers

   tel. 02 41 88 10 14. This hotel is situated in front of the Angers   train   station.

-- in Iena Hotel, situated 27 Rue Marceau, 49100 Angers,

   tel.+33 2 41 87 52 40; This hotel is in 2 min. walk from Angers tain station.

-- in Bon Pasteur Accueil hotel ,  situated at 18 rue  Marie Euphrasie Pelletier, 49000, Angers, tel. +33-2-41-72-12-80. You supposed to arrive before 21h30, the time of closing of this place.The participants who like to walk can use the following itinerary which takes approximately 15 min :


Tourist information:

Click here to find out more about places worth visiting in and around Angers.