ICSR2022 will be held at Chamber of Commerce in Florence, which is located in the city center. It is just behind Uffizi gallery, and, at a walking distance, there are located the main attractions of Florence, like Ponte Vecchio, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza della Signoria, Piazzale Michelangelo, and Boboli garden.
Address: Piazza Mentana 1-2, 50122 Firenze (FI), Italy
On the Ground Floor there is plenary room, 3 workshops rooms and a large gathering space where the welcome party will take place.
On the 1st Floor there is another workshop room.
Getting to the venue
Public transportation in Florence makes it easy to get to the conference venue. Here there are some directions of how to get to the Chamber of Commerce from the train station and the airport.
- From the airport: Line T2 connects the center of Florence to Peretola Airport in just 20 minutes. The “Peretola – Aeroporto” stop is only a 2-minute walk from airport arrivals and departures. Once on the tram, the closest tram stop is “Unità”, from where the Chamber of Commerce 1.2 km far.
- From the train station:the closest train station is Firenze Santa Maria Novella (Firenze S.M.N). Upon leaving the train station from the main exit, walk straight towards Santa Maria Novella Square (Piazza Santa Maria Novella) and then keep straight upon to Carlo Goldoni square (Piazza Carlo Goldoni). Looking at the river, turn left and walk straight towards Ponte Vecchio. From Ponte Vecchio, walk straight and on for 3 minutes until you reach the Chamber of Commerce. The total route will take approximately 20 minutes.
The Banquet will take place at Palazzo Borghese, re-structured in XV century, placed at the heart of Florence. Palazzo Borghese is one of the most exemplary buildings of neoclassical architecture in the Tuscan main city, specifically in the historic center of Florence. In fact, the ancient building is located just a stone’s throw from both Piazza del Duomo and Piazza della Signoria. After a Welcome cocktail, dinner will be served at the “Galleria Monumentale”, an architectural and artistic gem of two hundred square meters of paintings, stuccoes, bas-reliefs, niches, statues, columns, and draperies.
Florence is one of the most interesting Italian destinations and rich in atmosphere; a city evocative of the past, it is considered throughout the world as the birthplace of the Renaissance, the cradle of architecture and art, with its historic center full of churches, monuments, Renaissance palaces of breathtaking beauty so praised by poets of all time. Today the city is visited by tourists from all over the world eager to admire its wonders and spend pleasant moments. Surrounded to the north and east by the Apennine mountain range and to the south by the gentle hills of Chianti, Florence is a not inconsiderable gastronomic center, rich in typical trattorias where you can taste the delicious Tuscan cuisine and get ready to wander from one place to another, ready to attend concerts and shows or relax in the parks and gardens before taking long walks browsing through the windows of high fashion stores of the most famous designers in the world or admiring the typical craft stores where you can still find painters and artists at work.
More info at : Official Tourism Website
For organized tours around the city or in the Tuscany area, get a look at the available tours.