Practical information


In order to welcome you in the best conditions in Genoa, AIVP has pre-booked rooms at negotiated prices at the Hotel NH Marina and Hotel Bristol Palace for the nights of Wednesday 25, Thursday 26, Friday 27 and Saturday 28 June 2014:

HNMarina_petiteHotel NH Marina **** is a unique hotel set in Genoa’s fascinating area of the Porto Antico (attractively redeveloped by the renowned architect Renzo Piano), just a short walk to the city’s famous Aquarium and the Museum of the Sea. The modern and functional hotel building has a slate roof, typical of Italy’s Liguria region, and it is supported over the water by specially-designed stilts. Distance by foot to Porto Antico di Genova, Centro Congressi: 10mn .

Bristol_petiteHotel Bristol Palace****: A former upper class mansion from the end of the 19th century, in the very central street of Via XX Settembre, the hotel is a short walk from the most important offices and exhibitions sites, and a stone’s throw from the most prestigious theatres, shops and museums. The hotel has 133 rooms and 7 suites with fine antique furniture. Distance by foot to Porto Antico di Genova, Centro Congressi: 20mn .

Registration fees

Registration fees include participation in different working sessions and technical visits, and in lunches of 26 and 27 June 2014.

Italian Delegates: 215 € (Vat excluded)
AIVP Members
: 430 € (VAT excluded)
Non AIVP Members: 535 € (VAT excluded)
Academics: 140 € (VAT excluded)

Passport, visa and invitation letter

Italy is a Schengen country. Participants are advised to make their own arrangements with respect to entering Italy. Individuals requiring an official letter of invitation in order to obtain a visa and authorization to attend the AIVP Days, should contact AIVP at

Working languages

Simultaneous translation in French / English / Spanish will be available during all working sessions.

Arrival in Genoa by plane

The Genoa international airport (, is connected by direct flights with Paris, Barcelona, Brussel, London, München, Roma. In order to reach the Genoa city center and hotels from the airport : 30 min with public buses Volabus (6 €, 25 bus per day), 20 min byTaxi .

It is also possible to go to Genoa by using the airport of Nice (210 km / taxi 270 €), Milano Malpensa (140 km / taxi 250 €) or Torino (170 km / taxi 240 €).

Contacts and registration

Corinne Lallemand :     /   Bruno Delsalle :
tel. : +33 2 35 42 78 84 / fax. : +33 2 35 42 21 94
Mobile phones : +33 6 07 76 72 50 / +33 6 52 46 42 12
AIVP, 5 quai de la Saône, 76600 Le Havre – France

AIVP Days venue

Genoa Conference Center
Magazzini del Cotone
Porto Antico /