The conference will be held in the MERCURE Hotel (Map of La Rochelle)  La Rochelle city center close to the railway station. Information regarding the city check the Tourism Office website.

Mercure Océanide Vieux Port Sud
Quai Louis Prunier 17000 La Rochelle
Tél : +33 05 46 50 61 50

To reach La Rochelle


Map of  France
La Rochelle in France

  • By plane, the La Rochelle airport is linked with several hubs in France and Europa. Example:
    • La Rochelle – Paris : 6 flights/ day (1h),
    • La Rochelle – Lyon : 4 flights/ day(1h20),
    • La Rochelle – London: 6 flights/ day (1h20).

    Check the airport web site

  • By train,
    • from Paris : 6 TGV / day (less than 3 hours),
    • from Bordeaux 5 trains per day and from Nantes 4 trains per day.

    More than 100 trains leave from La Rochelle to various destinations Fontenay-Le-Comte, Poitiers, Bordeaux, Nantes, Paris, Angoulême, Toulouse… Please check the French railway operator

  • By car, La Rochelle is closed to Bordeaux or Nantes with easy access to major highways. Example :
    • La Rochelle – Bordeaux : 1h30
    • La Rochelle – Nantes : 1h30

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Symposium date/place:
21st-22nd October 2013,
La Rochelle, France.

Full Paper Submission:
July 15th, 2013 deadline extension

Position Paper Submission:
July 15th, 2013 deadline extension

Acceptance Notification:
August 27th, 2013

Camera ready:
September 27th, 2013