Travel information

About the venue

The 124th ESGI will be held at the Headquarters of the National Research Council, which is located in Rome – Piazzale Aldo Moro 7.

The National Research Council (Cnr) is the largest public research institution in Italy, the only one under the Research Ministry performing multidisciplinary activities. Founded as legal person on 18 November 1923, Cnr’s mission is to perform research in its own Institutes, to promote innovation and competitiveness of the national industrial system, to promote the internationalization of the national research system, to provide technologies and solutions to emerging public and private needs, to advice Government and other public bodies, and to contribute to the qualification of human resources. In the Cnr’s research world, the main resource is the available knowledge, which means people, with their skills, commitment and ideas. This capital comprises more than 8.000 employees, of whom more than half are researchers and technologists. Some 4.000 young researchers are engaged in postgraduate studies and research training at Cnr within the organization’s top-priority areas of interest. A significant contribution also comes from research associates: researchers, from Universities or private firms, who take part in Cnr’s research activities.


How to reach us

The National Research Council is very well connected to the main transportation hubs of the city: the central railway station of Rome (Termini) is only ten minutes walking distance, and from there it is possible to reach the two Rome airports – Fiumicino (FCO) and Ciampino (CIA) – in about 45 minutes by train or bus.


Accommodation info

The CNR is located in an area with many accommodation solutions. The organization will suggest participants some hotels with an agreement for the Event.
Please contact the organization for further information.