Montpellier is a university city and a tourist destination found near the Mediterranean Sea. It has an international airport, TGV railway service and is locally accessible by bus and tramway.
The Symposium venue is near the heart of the old city. Cultural events are abundant throughout the summer (museums, theatre, music festivals, dance …).
ACCESS TO THE CONFERENCE
EURAAC 2008 conference will be held in the Conference hall of Montpellier SupAgro international center of higher education in agronomical sciences.
The Montpellier SupAgro campus is situated at approximately 2 kilometers from the town centre and can be reached using two bus lines:
- Bus line #16, Direction "Euromédecine", bus stop "Pierre Viala".
- Bus line #6, Direction "Professeur J. Blayac", bus stop "Erables".
To travel from the town centre, for example from the railway station ("Gare St Roch"), to Montpellier SupAgro it takes about 10 to 15 minutes. At peak hours there is a bus every 10 minutes.
The Montpellier SupAgro campus can be equally reached using bus line "La Ronde", bus stop "Louis Ravas", that connects to the tram line #1 at tram station "Saint Eloi".
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CITY TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Transports de l'Agglomération de Montpellier (TAM) Montpellier Transports web site
Bus and Tramway map
ARRIVE TO MONTPELLIER
Montpellier Mediterranee Airport
Book your air ticket online using the Air France link Air France direct booking to benefit from a reduced fare
The Organizing Committee
Michel Bertrand (président), CEFE, UMR 5175 CNRS/Université Montpellier III
Serge Kreiter (secrétaire), UMR 1062 CBGP Montpellier SupAgro, Montpellier
Karen.D. McCoy, GEMI, UMR 2724 CNRS/IRD, Montpellier
Alain Migeon, CBGP, INRA UMR 1062, Montferrier-sur-Lez
Maria Navajas, CBGP, INRA UMR 1062, Montferrier-sur-Lez
Marie-Stéphane Tixier, UMR 1062 CBGP Montpellier SupAgro, Montpellier.
Laurence Vial, CIRAD EMVT, UPR16, Montferrier-sur-Lez