Location

The Congress will be held in the rooms of the Monumental Complex of St. Peter, a Benedictine Abbey founded in the 10th century and currently managed by the Foundation for Agricultural Education, which is responsible for the care and preservation of the monumental part of the St. Peter’s complex and houses the facilities of the Department of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences of the University of Perugia.

The Congress will use the Main Hall for oral sessions and two cloisters for poster sessions, sponsors’ stands and catering.

How to reach the Congress Venue

By car from Rome:Follow the E45 to Perugia-Ponte San Giovanni, take the Perugia-Bettolle motorway link road in the direction of Perugia and Florence, exit at Perugia-Piscille and follow Via Assisana to the first roundabout, from where you will take Via San Costanzo or Via Romana in the direction of Viale Roma or Borgo XX Giugno where you will find parking facilities. There is a limited number of parking spaces around the congress.

By car from Florence: From the A1 motorway, take the Vadichiana exit, follow the Perugia-Bettolle junction in the direction of Perugia. Exit at Perugia-Prepo and follow Via Sicilia, Via della Pallotta until you reach a roundabout from where you take Via San Costanzo or Via Romana in the direction of Viale Roma or Borgo XX Giugno where you look for parking. There is a limited number of parking spaces around the congress.

Recommended parking spaces: Parking Saba Piazza Partigiani (follow the directions to Piazza Partigiani from Viale Roma – the congress can be reached with a short walk); Parking Saba Piazzale Europa (follow the directions to Piazzale Europa from Viale Roma – the congress can be reached with a short walk); Free parking 3000 parking spaces at the Minimetro Terminal. Exit at the Perugia-Madonna Alta both coming from Rome and Florence. Take the Minimetrò to the terminus in the historic center (Pincetto stop), reach the congress on foot in 15 minutes.

By train: Trains from both Rome and Florence all arrive at the Perugia-Fontivegge station, from the station the congress can be reached by taking the G line to the Viale Roma stop, then walk 3 minutes following the tourist signs for San Pietro. Alternatively, take the Minimetrò to the terminus in the historic center (Pincetto stop), reach the congress on foot in 15 minutes.

By plane: From the San Francesco d’Assisi International Airport, the Airlink shuttle service connects the airport with the Perugia-Fontivegge station, from where the conference can be reached by bus on line G, and with downtown from where the conference can be reached with a 10-15 minutes walk.