Venue and travel

Venue


The conference will be held at the Congress Center (building D-21) in the campus of the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology (Politechnika Wrocławska).

Address:
Plac Grunwaldzki 11
50-377 Wrocław

 

 

How to get to the campus?


From Wroclaw Airport (Lotnisko):

  • TAXI (direct): approx. time is 45 minutes, approx. cost ~45 – 55 PLN,
  • BUS: line 106 (direction DWORCOWA) to the Main Train Station (the end stop), then one of the following: 145 (direction SĘPOLNO), 146 (direction BARTOSZOWICE), 149 (direction PL. GRUNWALDZKI) or trams 0L (direction DW. NADODRZE) or 2 (direction BISKUPIN).

The bus from the airport runs every 20 minutes. The travel to the Main Train Station takes 40 – 50 minutes depending on the traffic.

 

From Main Train Station (Wrocław Główny):

  • TAXI: approx. time is 15 minutes, approx. cost ~20 PLN
  • TRAM: 0L (direction DW. NADODRZE), 2 (direction BISKUPIN)
  • BUS: 145 (direction SĘPOLNO) or 146 (direction BARTOSZOWICE)

The travel using public transport takes approx. 20 minutes.

 

Public transport tickets

The same tickets are valid on buses and trams. You can buy the tickets:

  • In ticket machines at major stops,
  • In the newsagents.

The simplest ticket types are 30-minute (3.00 PLN) and single fare tickets (3.40 PLN).

REMEMBER! You have to validate the ticket in the validator on board the tram/bus.

You can also pay on board with a contactless payment card.

 

Google map

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1p8pobdgoZa4sv1hUS_7vQ_1oixmyjL9X&usp=sharing

 

Accommodation


The conference fee does not include accommodation.

We recommend the following accommodations:

  • Art Hotel
    www.arthotel.pl
    ul. Kiełbaśnicza 20
    phone: +48 717877400
    e-mail: rezerwacja@arthotel.pl
    Book until 25th Jul on quoting ”PTBi”
  • Dom Studencki RAJ (student’s house)
    ul. Pautscha 5/7
    phone: +48 713205930, 713205931, 713205932
    e-mail: ds.raj@upwr.edu.pl
    Book until 15th Jul on quoting ”PTBi”
  • Hostel Bemma
    www.hostelbemma.pl
    ul. Kazimierza Wielkiego 15
    phone: +48 531531598
    e-mail: hostelbemma@gmail.com
    Book until 10th Jul on quoting ”PTBi”
  • Dom Studencki T-22 (student’s house)
    ul. Zygmunta Wróblewskiego 25
    e-mail: noclegi.konferencje@pwr.edu.pl
    Book after 15th Jun until 31st Jul on quoting ”PTBi”

About Wrocław


Wrocław is the largest city in western Poland. It is situated on the River Oder in the Silesian Lowlands of Central Europe, roughly 350 kilometres from the Baltic Sea to the south and 100 kilometres from the Sudeten Mountains to the north. Wrocław is the historical capital of Lower Silesia.

At various times in history, it has been part of the Kingdom of Poland, Bohemia, the Austrian Empire, Prussia, and Germany. It became part of Poland in 1945, as a result of the border changes after the Second World War.

The population of Wrocław is about 630 000, making it the fourth largest city in Poland.

Wrocław has been classified as a global city by GaWC research group, with the ranking of high sufficiency and living standards. Wrocław was among 230 cities in the world in the ranking of the consulting company Mercer’s ”Best City to Live” in 2015. Moreover, Wrocław is the only Polish city to be named in the top ten places to visit in the ranking of The Guardian.

The following are links to several websites, which contain much more detailed information about Wrocław and its special places, which are really worth visiting:

Do not hesitate to explore Wrocław and experience its unique atmosphere!