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Thursday, 10 March 2011 13:05

The MW2011 Conference will be held in the "Angelicum" Conference Center, hosted by the "Pontificia Università San Tommaso d'Aquino". The center has hosted scientific, cultural, political and economic events of global importance, and has received Popes, Presidents and head of States. In addition to theatre-style halls and minor meeting rooms, the "Angelicum" features an internal garden and a beautiful XVIth-century Cloister particularly suited to enjoy conference breaks.

"Angelicum" is conveniently located in the very heart of Rome, at walking distance from the Colosseum and the Roman Forum.  Check out the Travel information page, or the "Angelicum" website for instructions on how to reach the Centre. Information is also available at the bottom of this page.




Pleanary Session will be held in the "Aula Minor". The amphitheatre is equipped with modern conference facilities, including slide projectors and wireless internet connection.











Ample space for Poster exhibition and Conference breaks discussions will be available in the "Sala delle Colonne" and in the wonderful XVIth century "Chiostro", where also coffee breaks and buffet lunches will take place.

The Chiostro and the "Angelicum" internal gardens provide convenient opportunities for Conference participants to have projects discussions and small meetings.





This is the floorplan of the Angelicum Centre. The Oral Sessions will take place in the "Aula Minor". Poster panels will be located in the "Sala delle Colonne" and in the northern side of the "Chiostro".

How to reach the  "Angelicum Centre"

Subway line A: stop at Piazza della Repubblica; at this point you can either walk down Via Nazionale (full of shops) till Largo Angelicum 1 or take the bus number 64 and get off after 4 stops at the stop "Nazionale/Quirinale", keep on walking for 150 meter and turn left here is largo Angelicum with the main entrance.

Subway line B: get off at Colosseo, facing the Colosseum turn right to start walking on Via dei Fori Imperiali towards Piazza Venezia, at the first street light cross the street and turn right, after few meters turn left on via di Tor dei Conti (a nice walk on a narrow street of Rome with archaeological ruins) straight ahead for 400 meters continuing on Salita del Grillo till largo Angelicum 1.

From the Termini station, walk down Via Cavour for about 500 meter, then turn to the right in Via Panisperna and proceed till the end (700 meter). The walk takes about 15 minutes.

Relevant metro stations are:

  • Termini (A and B lines): central railway station;
  • Cavour (B line): closest station to the Angelicum University (main conference site) and the School of Engineering (tutorials and workshops site);
  • Cipro (A line): Vatican Museums;
  • Spagna (A line): downtown shopping area.

For further detail on "Search your route".



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