General Informations


The conference will be held at the University of Rennes 1, at 4 km of the city centre, on the Campus of Beaulieu (main entrance: 263 avenue du général Leclerc) .

View of the University - Click to enlarge Institut of the Chemical Sciences - Click to enlarge The main entrance of the Campus of Beaulieu - Click to enlarge

Rennes, the historical capital of Brittany, is located 350 km west from Paris


Bus lines n° 4 or 6 (direction Beaulieu-Atalante and Cesson-Sévigné, stop at Tournebride) will take you to the main entrance of the university in 10-15 minutes from the city centre.

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How to come to Rennes?

By train

From Paris-Montparnasse train station, high speed trains will reach Rennes in 2h- 2h30.
High speed trains are also available from Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport. They reach Rennes in 3h.

By air

Rennes airport is located 5 km south from the city centre.

It is essentially connected to french cities by Air France. Low cost companies operate between Rennes and the UK and Ireland. Visit and

It is also possible to fly to Dinard from London Stansted airport, visit
Dinard is located on the north coast near Saint-Malo (65 km from Rennes). Train service is available between Saint-Malo and Rennes.



Typical temperature range Min: 0-5 °C Max: 10-15 °C