Practical Information

You can find here informations about access, transportation, accommodation, lunches, and tourism.

Access to Élie Cartan Institute

The conference will take in the math department of Lorraine University. Because of France’s national security plan, “Vigipirate”, an access card is needed to enter the building. On monday 24, doors will remain open and an access card will be provided to all participants.

The lecture room is located at the second floor of the building.

The Entrance of Elie Cartan building is below the parallelepipedic part

The Entrance of Elie Cartan building is below the parallelepipedic part

Map

Here is the map with the different places related to the conference (direct link). Click the menu button to let appear names of the places.

Transportation

Tramway

There is only one real tramway line in Nancy : T1. Here is a map of the line.  The website of Nancy public transportation company is reseau-stan.com. The nearest stop from the Elie Cartan Institute is Callot. To go from the rail station to the Institute, take the tramway in Direction Vandoeuvre CHU Brabois and get down at Callot. The final walk is shown on the map above.

Bike-sharing

Nancy has its own bike-sharing system : velostanlib.fr. The closest station from the science is at the Vélodrome roundabout  near the tram stop.

Accomodation

Revotel

Speakers are accommodated at Revotel Hotel. Rooms and breakfasts have been paid in advance.

Apheen

Check-in and check-out are a priori possible outside office hours but you should tell the watchman. website: www.apheen.fr. Have a look at the map above to find its location. To come from the train station to the Apheen, take tramway T1 towards Vandoeuvre CHU Brabois and get down at Callot stop.

Maison des chercheurs

Website . Have a look at the map above to find its location.

Students residence (Résidence universitaire CROUS)

The student residence is “résidence universitaire vélodrôme” but check-in check-out are done in the office at ” résidence universitaire Monplaisir ” which is located across Callot street. Have a look at the above map and photos below. Check-in on Monday 24 during office hours : 8:30-12 & 1:30-4:30. Check-out on Friday 28 before 12.

Résidence Vélodrome

Résidence Vélodrome

Entrance of Résidence Vélodrome

Entrance of Résidence Vélodrome

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Gate of Résidence Monplaisir

Office of Résidence Monplaisir

Office of Résidence Monplaisir

Lunches

Lunches (tuesday-friday) will take place in the Loria building which is in front of the Élie Cartan Institute. An access card is needed to enter the building. It will be provided on your arrival.

Conference dinner

The conference dinner will take place on Thursday at 7:30 at Brasserie Excelsior. This is an historical restaurant with Art Nouveau decoration.

Brasserie Excelsior

Brasserie Excelsior

Tourism

If you want to discover Nancy, you will find informations at the tourist office : nancy-tourisme.fr.

Place Stanislas