Logistics 2017

Meeting venue

On September 18-19, the conference will take place at the SwissTech Convention Center, auditorium C and Foyer Cloud. The SwissTech Convention Center is placed at the north of the EPFL campus. It is easily accessible by car and public transport. From the center of Lausanne, the M1 metro stops right in front of the building and takes only 15 minutes (stop at “EPFL”).

Quartier Nord de l’EPFL
Route Louis-Favre 2
CH – 1024 Ecublens

Map: here

On September 20,  the conference will move to the Campus Biotech, Geneva. A bus will be provided from EPFL, Lausanne to Campus Biotech, Geneva.

Campus Biotech
Chemin des Mines 9
CH – 1202 Geneva

Map: here


A contingent of rooms has been reserved for participants of the Conference offering special prices as summarized in the Table. Please contact the hotels directly and use the promotional code “Blue Brain” when you book your room. The special price contingent is valid until 5 August 2017.

Both hotels are located on the EPFL campus and walking distance from the SwissTech Convention Center. The price includes breakfast and taxes.

Hotel Distance to
the Conference venue
(breakfast and taxes included)
SwissTech Hotel
Route Louis-Favre 10b
CH-1024 Ecublens
Tel.: +41 21 694 06 10
Fax.: +41 21 694 06 11
Approx. 2 min Standard room: 141.10 CHF
Starling Hotel Lausanne
Route cantonale 31
CH-1025 Saint-Sulpice
Tel.: +41 21 694 85 85
Fax: +41 21 694 85 95
Approx. 15 min Business room
• single occupancy:
163.50 CHF  
• double occupancy:
198.50 CHF

Superior room
  • single occupancy:
188.50 CHF
  • double occupancy:
223.50 CHF