Practical Information


The symposium will take place at the Broca Center in Bordeaux Neurocampus, in the western outskirts of Bordeaux.


Located in the heart of the University of Bordeaux, in the immediate vicinity of the University Hospital, the new Center Broca Nouvelle-Aquitaine has 15,000 m2 dedicated to research on the nervous system and related diseases. Bordeaux Neurocampus covers research in neuroscience from the infinitely small to the patient and is formed of 6 institutes:Institut François Magendie (Neurocentre Magendie), Institute of Neurodegenerative Diseases (IMN), the Interdisciplinary Institute of Neuroscience (IINS), Nutrineuro, Institut des neuroscience cognitive et integrative d'Aquitaine (INCIA) and Sanpsy (Sommeil, Addiction, Neuropsychiatrie) as well as the Bordeaux Imaging Center and various technical platforms. With the and the Center for Functional Genomics of Bordeaux (CGFB) to which it is connected by bridges, they form the "Neurocampus" which 



Address: 146 Rue Léo Saignat - 33000 Bordeaux Cedex
Tel. 05 40 00 69 36

Access by:

Road: Highways A10 (Bordeaux-Paris), A62 (Bordeaux-Toulouse), A63 (Bordeaux-Bayonne), 
A89 (Bordeaux-Clermont-Lyon) - Rocade "Sortie 16"

Train: Gare Saint-Jean / Bordeaux. 20 Daily trips from Paris to Bordeaux by TGV Atlantique. 
Daily trips by TGV from Lille and Strasbourg also available

Tramway - Line A - Direct access from the city centre (Hotel de Ville).                       
Direction line A the right way to reach the Conference location (direction Le Haillan-Rostan / Pin Galant):
International Airport: Bordeaux-Mérignac airport - 19 daily shuttles from Bordeaux to Paris. 
Daily connections with the major European hubs (London, Amsterdam, Paris, ...)

Airport shuttle: Airport / Bordeaux City center / St-Jean station (30 min).



 The reception with a wine tasting session will be held on Tuesday night at the Mercure Cité Mondiale.


- Tram B – arrêt CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain

- Parking Cité mondiale du vin ou Parking Q-Park Bordeaux Quai des Marques





Hotel booking is left at the participant's initiative: book the room online using the Internet site of the Office de Tourisme de Bordeaux. Select hotels with 1, 2 or 3 stars in the range of price from 50 to 130 €.

Here is a list of hotels located in the historic center of Bordeaux city (quartiers des "Grands hommes", "Quinconces", "Hôtel de ville" and "Mériadeck"). All are close to the tramway stops of line A (direction Le Haillan-Rostan / Pin Galant, Stops: Hopital Pellegrin, Saint Augustin, François Mitterand):

* Bordeaux:

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