Venue & Travel
University of Bergamo, Monastery of Sant'Agostino,
Piazzale Sant'Agostino, 2
Conference Hall (Aula Conferenze)
24129 Bergamo, Italy
Bergamo, the town hosting the SMLC 2013 workshop, is located in the North of Italy, and is of high historical, touristic and 'enogastronomic' interest
It can easily be reached both by train and plane, and is particularly enjoyable in September, when days are still long and bright, and the weather is mild.
The closest airports are:
a) Bergamo Orio al Serio (http://www.sacbo.it/Editorial/newsCategoryViewProcess.jsp?editorialID=171);
b) Milano Linate (http://www1.seamilano.eu/landing/index_en.html);
c) Milano Malpensa (http://www1.seamilano.eu/landing/index_en.html).
All these airports are connected to Bergamo through shuttle bus services.
For information on how to reach Bergamo, and where to find accommodation, please visit:
(Relevant sections: How to reach Bergamo; Città Alta).
For information on how to reach the venue of the workshop, please see below (Sant'Agostino).
For a detailed description of Bergamo and its beautiful surroundings, from the touristic and enogastronomic points of view, please visit:
Touristic mini-guides and maps of Bergamo (in English, German, French, and Spanish) can be downloaded here:
The venue of the workshop is the former monastery of Sant'Agostino, which today hosts one of the the campuses of the University of Bergamo, within which the Department of Human and Social Sciences is located.
A description of the former monastery of Sant'Agostino (focusing on its history, landscape, and environment) can be found here:
The satellite map can be found here:
The campus map can be found here:
The workshop will be held in Conference Hall (Aula Conferenze) in Chiostro Grande.
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