Technical program
Invited and Tutorials
Venue, Hotels and Social
Paper Submission
Special Sessions
Program Committee
Instructions for authors

Venue, hotels and social program

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The conference takes place at: Episcopate Museum Catania, (Piazza Duomo, Via Etnea, 8 - 95124 Catania) located in the historic heart of Catania, next to the cathedral, at walking distance from the central hotels and with a terrace overlooking Catania.


The following link is provided for your convenience, we have no relationship with booking.com. Also note that all reservation details can be changed in their web search service. The link below starts with the most central and most popular hotels. We encourage participants to rank hotels according to their multiple objectives in terms of costs, distance, etc., and to carefully control check-in and check-out dates and reservation terms.

Social program

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The registration fee includes:
  • Conference attendance, pre-and post-proceedings, coffee-breaks;
  • Welcome Reception;
  • Social Event:
    The social dinner has been planned for Jan 9 at Ristorante Crociferi
    Via Crociferi has some of the best Baroque churches and palaces in Sicily.

Coffee and refreshments will be available during conference breaks to encourage informal interactions between the participants.

Additional links about Sicily and Catania/Taormina region

Worl's Best Trip: Sicily, Italy - How to take a World's Best trip to Sicily
Things to do in Catania
Official Taormina Website
World's Best Islands: No. 6 Sicily, Italy (October 2011)
World's Best Islands: No. 7 Sicily, Italy (October 2010)
Mount Etna and eruptions

How to reach the conference venue

The New International Catania airport is very close to the historic center, with incoming flights from many European cities