The conference will be held in Faenza, a nice medieval city in the north-east of Italy, home of an ancient tradition in design and craftsmanship.

You will be surprised to learn how easy it is to reach Faenza!

By Car
If you come from Milan, Bologna or Rimini, you can reach the conference venue driving on Statale 9 "Emilia" (Highway) or on the Autostrada A14 (tolled motorway).
Take the exit at Faenza.
If you come from Florence or Ravenna just drive on Statale 302.
By Train
Faenza is also well served by the railway line.
About every half hour a train leaves from Bologna Centrale and reaches the town in 25/30 minutes.
Click here to get the complete timetable.
By Plane
If you're coming from further afield, "G. Marconi" Airport (BLQ) serves many European destinations, and is just a 25 minute bus ride away from Bologna Centrale (Railway Station). Use Kayak or Skyscanner to find the best rates for your flight.
Once in Faenza
Once you reach Faenza, if you're by car, you can safely park in one of the many free car parks in the city.
Faenza is a small town and you could easily cover it all walking just few minutes.
However, if you're a bit lazy, you can always take advantage of the bike sharing service (8 Euros one-off).
Click here for more informations.


Kerning will be held at the completely renewed Cinema Teatro Sarti
Via Scaletta, 10 - Faenza

The foyer has one main area where attendees will rest during the coffee breaks and a private garden where buffet will be served. It is placed in the center of the town, 5 minutes walking to the main square.

Main sponsors (grab our sponsor pack) will have a reserved exhibition area assigned to help connect with the attendees.

5 Mins
from the city center
Art Nouveau

Where to stay

Sleep in Faenza

The city offers a lot of Bed & Breakfast and we have a convention with Hotel Vittoria (5 minutes walk from the conference venue).

If you want you can take advantage of the convention we have agreed with the following cosy and lovely accommodations in the countryside of Faenza:

Website: www.cadegatti.it
Email: info@cadegatti.it
Tel: +39.0546.642202 / +39.339.2848391
Website: www.campanacci.com
Email: info@campanacci.com
Tel: +39.0546.642180 / +39.347.9356188
Website: www.cavincenzona.it
Email: info@cavincenzona.it
Tel +39.333.8314188
Webite: www.lasabbiona.it
Email: info@lasabbiona.it
Tel: +39.546.642142
Website: www.locandafortuna.it
Email: info@locandafortuna.it
Tel: +39.0546.642318 - +39.335.5809987

Special prices

With all these lodgings we have arranged the following prices and services:

Double room*
One night: 75€
Two nights: 130€
* or two single beds
Triple room*
One night: 85€
Two nights: 160€
* or double with extra bed

All the prices include breakfast, the usage of the facilities of the lodging, and one transportation back and forth to the conference venue per day.

The two-nights rate includes also an aperitif with typical wines and products of the territory, that will take place at the Tower of Oriolo, where guests can participate to a brief guided tour.

For more informations, specific requests and bookings please contact directly the accommodations at the addresses above.


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