9th International Conference


July 4-8, 2005  -  Hotel La Torre, Mondello
Palermo, ITALY





Call for Papers

Program Committee

Invited Speakers

Organizing Committee


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Travel Information


Palermo is reachable by plane, train or ship. Below, you can find information to reach the
conference site in Mondello. Free shuttles during the whole day are available from the hotels to the conference site and around Mondello.



From Falcone Borsellino Airport  to Splendid Hotel La Torre

By taxi

You can find taxi ranks at the Airport. We propose two companies: TrinacriaTaxi, Tel. +39091225455, +39091225030, AutoradioTaxi, Tel. +39091513311. Taxi cost is approx 40 .

By Bus

Coach connections (Prestia-Comandè) between the Airport and Palermo are available about every 30 minutes. The single ticket fare is 4.65 €. One of the terminals is at Piazza Alcide De Gasperi where you can take local bus N° 614, N° 615 or N° 603 to Via Teti (see Map of Mondello) and reach the conference site on foot (5 minutes). The single ticket fare is 1 €.

By Metro

Take train Trinacria Express to Central Rail Station. Ticket fare is 4.50 €. Then take the local bus N° 101 to piazza Alcide De Gasperi and continue as above.

By Car

Freeway A29 (Palermo - Trapani) to Palermo, gate Tommaso Natale/Capo Gallo/Mondello, follow the street signs to Mondello.


From Central Rail Station to Splendid Hotel La Torre

By Bus or Taxi

Take  local bus N° 101 to piazza Alcide De Gasperi and continue to Mondello as above.

Alternatively, you can find taxi ranks outside the station at Piazza G. Cesare. Taxi cost is approx 20 €.

By Car

Piazza Giulio Cesare, Via Roma, Via Emerico Amari, Via Francesco Crispi, Via Montepellegrino, Piazza Generale Antonio Cascino, Via Isaac Rabin, Via Martin Luther King, Via Della Favorita, Viale Diana, Viale Margherita Di Savoia, Piazza Valdesi, Viale Regina Elena, Via Torre Di Mondello, Piazza Mondello, Via Piano Di Gallo. You can find a more detailed itinerary at http://www.viamichelin.it/.