Programme at a glance

Thursday, September 28th, 2017
09:00 - 9:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:45 Welcome
09:45 - 10:45 Keynote lecture by Thomas Auer
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 - 13:00 Session I: Models and tools for urban climate studies 1
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15.00 Outdoor comfort workshop on site visit
15:00 - 16:30 Session II: Urban comfort studies
16:30 - 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 - 19:00 Session III: Models and tools for urban climate studies 2
19:00 - 21:00 Cocktail
21:00 - 22:00 Outdoor comfort workshop on site night visit

Friday, September 29th, 2017
09:30 - 10:30 Keynote lecture by Bert Blocken
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:10 - 13:00 Session IV: Green and Blue strategies and technologies for urban environment
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Outdoor comfort workshop: results discussion
14:30 - 16:30 Session V: Heat energy demand and indoor comfort
16:30 - 17:00 Closing ceremony
17:00 - 17:30 Coffe break
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The venue of the conference is the Polytechnical School of the University of Genova, in its historical location in the city centre, at Architecture and Design Department (DAD).

Address: Stradone S. Agostino 37 16123 Genova.

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How to get there and away

By plane
At Genova International Airport you will find public ground transportation at arrival exit. A bus runs from the airport to the city centre in 30 minutes. For information see: Bus Info. Taxi are available as well.
If you arrive at Milano Malpensa Internationl Airport, you take a bus or a train to Milano central station (Milan airport info). Trains from Milan to Genova run hourly (train from Milan info).

By train
You will arrive at one of the two main railway stations (i.e. Genova Brignole or Genova Piazza Prinicipe). Both the stations are connected to the Metro line. Take the metro and get off at Sarzano station (2 stops from Brignole, 3 stops from Piazza Principe). Metro Info

By Car
Exit the toll road at Genova Ovest. Take direction to city centre. Use the parking lot Marina Park, via della Marina. The parking lot is connected to Piazza Sarzano through the Metro station.