The conference will take place in the Sala Napoleonica of Palazzo Greppi, Via S. Antonio 10, Milano.

The social event (a piano concert) will take place at the Teatro Silvestrianum, Via A. Maffei, 29, Milano.

Here you can find a useful map of Milan, with placemarks indicating the places relevant to the conference.


Milan has three international airports, Linate (closer to the city center), Malpensa, and Orio al Serio. You may find information on how to reach the city center (where the conference is held) at the following web sites.

A taxi from/to Malpensa will cost 85 €.
At the following links you can find any other information about public transports in the city.


You can book a hotel using online reservation services as
or any other similar website.

The conference is held in the city centre and the hotels nearby are quite expensive. For cheaper solutions you can look at this links:
Hostel Lambrate
Hostel Olinda
Hostel booking service

For invited speakers, except when otherwise specified, we have reserved a room in the university residence "Santa Sofia" (MAP).

Events in Milan

You can find all the information you need on the Milano Tourist website

The Tourist Information Centres in Milan are located at two strategic points in the city:

The 'ex Cobianchi' Tourist Information Centre
19/A Piazza Duomo (corner of Via Silvio Pellico)
Tel. 02 7740.4343
Opening times:
Monday-Saturday: 8:45-13:00 and 14:00-18:00
Sunday and bank holidays: 9:00 -13:00 and 14:00-17:00

Central Station Info Box
Departures (in front of platforms 13/14)
Tel. 02 7740.4318 - 4319
Opening times: Monday-Saturday: 9:00-18:00
Sunday and bank holidays: 9:00 -13:00 and 14:00-17:00

Leonardo's "Last Supper" (reservation required):

Entrance: Piazza Santa Maria delle Grazie 2 ( Magenta), Milano.
Website 1 - Website 2
Opening hours: Tuesday-Sunday 8am - 7.30pm
For information and reservations: + 39 02 89 42 11 46

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