Directions to the Symposium

The symposium will be held in the heart of Lyon’s scientific and biotech research area, at the brand-new campus of ISARA-Lyon, an agricultural and food engineering school.

  • Location: Lyon - ISARA-Lyon Campus - Grand Amphitheatre
  • By Metro: Station Stade de Gerland (ligne B) - Exit: Parc Relais TCL
  • By car:
    • From the A6 motorway: Take the “Rocade Est” (A6) and then the “Boulevard périphérique Sud”, Gerland exit.
    • From the A43 motorway: Take the “Boulevard périphérique Sud”, Gerland exit.
    • From the A7 motorway: Take the "Lyon Centre" exit, Pont Pasteur.

23, rue Jean Baldassini
69364 Lyon cedex 07

GPS Coordinates 

Sign-Up and Attendance Fees

  • Sign-Up:
    • Beginning in January 2008
    • The sign-up deadline is 12 May 2008
  • Attendance:
    • For one day, either 13 or 14 May 2008: 120 euros (tax included)
    • For two days, both 13 and 14 May 2008: 200 euros (tax included)
  • Openings: Limited to 150 attendees


Practical Information


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List of Hotels


  • Attendees may arrive beginning at 8:15 a.m. for coffee
  • Symposium on 13 and 14 May from 8:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Each speaker will speak in his/her native tongue. Simultaneous translation will be offered.


  • Coffee breaks will be provided
  • Lunch on site will be included in the attendance fees for the symposium