PRACTICAL INFORMATION SHEET
September 23-25, 2009 Lille, France
Pre reception on September, 22
5 pm: pre reception. Please do not forget your ID, it will be asked at the entrance to remove your badge.
Lille Grand Palais
You can download the event’s program at www.eurobio-event.com
Included in the registration fees (excluding the visitors of the exhibition).
Daily catering on site.
Travelling to Lille
Lille Lesquin International Airport :
Information concerning the SNCF (French railways): contact your travel agency or call 08 36 35 35 35 from France. TGV high speed trains (TGV Northern Europe, Thalys and Eurostar) stop at "Lille Europe" station, just 10 minutes walk from Lille Grand Palais. Other trains stop at "Lille Flandres" station, also 10 minutes walk from Lille Grand Palais.
Please contact us if you are interested in SNCF discount vouchers (only valid for train journeys within France).
• If you are coming from Paris (on the A1 motorway), Tournai, Mons, Brussels (on the A27 motorway), Valenciennes (on the A23 motorway): Leave the motorway by taking the 2nd exit, then follow the lane marked 2a which leads to Lille Grand Palais.
• If you are coming from Dunkerque, Bailleul, Calais, Boulogne (on the A25 motorway): Leave the motorway by taking the 1st exit – be careful, the exit is on your left – and then follow the lane marked 2a, which leads to Lille Grand Palais.
Transport within Lille During The Event
|Lille Lesquin airport||
A 10 minutes taxi ride away from Lille city centre
|A shuttle bus service||
Will run between the official hotels situated outside the city centre and Lille Grand Palais, morning and evening, on both days of the event. Shuttle times will be displayed at your hotel.
A tramway links Lille to Roubaix and Tourcoing.
Transpole (03 20 40 40 40: www.transpole.fr).
Several taxi companies operate in Lille.
Receipts are issued on demand.
|Parking at Lille Grand Palais||
1200 public car parks.