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University of Milan (Università degli Studi di Milano)

Via Festa del Perdono 7, Milan, ITALY


by Metro:
Red Line 1: Duomo Station
Yellow Line 3: Missori or Duomo Station

by Tram:
12, 14, 15, 16, 23, 24, 27

by Bus:
54, 60, 73, 84, 94


The official language of the Conference is English.


Most Europeans do not require an entry visa for Italy. Please consult the Italian Embassy or Consulate nearest to you for specific details relating to visas. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.


Invitation letters for visa purposes are available only to registered participants. If you require letter of Invitation, please contact

Unfortunately, we are unable to send invitation letters directly to consulates. Invitation letters are prepared solely for individuals and are mailed directly to them.

Please note that this letter cannot be regarded as a commitment regarding scheduling or financial support from the organizers.

Applications for invitation letters must be received at least 6 weeks prior to the Summit.


  • Getting to Milan

If you arrive to Milan by airplane, you are going to land at one of the following airports: Malpensa International Airport, Linate Airport and Bergamo Orio Al Serio Airport. Together they provide extensive and frequent national and international connections. There are several services (public and private) that connect the Milan city center with the Airports.

You can also get to Milan by train. The city has numerous railway stations at its disposal, the most important being Centrale, Lambrate and Garibaldi. From Stazione Centrale (Central Station) trains depart for all Italian and European destinations, while the others function as an important hub for regional services.

  • Getting around Milan

Milan has wonderful public transportation. You can get around using the Metro, bus, tram, taxi or bike. See more information here.

For up-to-date tourist information including public transport information and maps of the area, please visit the city's official website:

  • Climate

In Milan, capital of the Italian region of Lombardy, the climate is moderately continental. December is the middle of winter in the city and as a result, temperatures drop and there's a chance of rain and snow. The average daily temperature in Milan in this month is 4°C, with temperatures only reaching highs of 7°C. To protect against this winter weather, come prepared with warm clothes.


The Conference Secretariat and organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of/damage to private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.


All event activities (including educational sessions, meal functions, exhibit hall, etc.) are exclusively reserved for registered attendees. Non-registered guests (including children, family members, colleagues, etc.) are not allowed in any of the event areas. Badges provided at registration are required for entrance into all functions and will be strictly enforced.


If you have any questions, please visit the contact us page.