International Symposium
Entrance Channel Effect
on the Reaction Mechanism in Heavy Ion Collisions

Messina (Italy) - November 6-8, 2013



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  • Printable Version
  • Here is a link to printable version of all information you need:
    Info.pdf
  • General Information
  • Location:
    The Symposium is going to be held at "Capo Peloro Resort" Hotel, Via Circuito, Torre Faro (Messina), in one of the Conference Rooms.
  • Registration Fee:
    Symposium Participants Registration Fee: eur 250,00
    (welcome reception, coffee and lunch breaks, Symposium dinner and proceedings publication included).
    Accompanying Person Registration Fee: eur 150,00.
    Note: Fee will be payed at Symposium desk in cash (euro).
  • Accommodation:
    We booked rooms for symposium participants at the "Capo Peloro Resort" Hotel in Torre Faro, Messina.
    Hotel prices are: eur 70,00 per day for a single room (half board)
    and eur 100,00 per day for a double room (half board).
    Please refer to registration page where you will find a registration form - to fill out and send to LOC - to confirm the hotel choice.
  • How to reach Messina and Symposium Location
  • From Catania Airport...
  • From Catania Airport to Messina Central Railway Station
    you can take "SAIS" company bus.
    Ticket price is eur 8,90 and here are Round-Trip Timetables:
    From Catania Airport to Messina Central Railway Station
    Monday-Friday Saturday Sunday/Holidays
    7:10 - 7:40
    9:10 9:10 9:10
    10:10 10:10 -
    11:40 11:40 11:40
    12:40 12:40 12:40
    13:40 13:40 13:40
    14:40 14:40 14:40
    - - 15:40
    16:10 16:10 -
    17:10 17:10 17:10
    18:10 - 18:40
    19:30 - 19:30
    20:45 20:45 20:45
    From Messina Central Railway Station to Catania Airport
    Monday-Friday Saturday Sunday/Holidays
    4:30 4:30 -
    5:15 - -
    6:20 - 6:20
    6:30 6:30 -
    7:30 - -
    8:45 8:45 8:45
    9:45 - 10:00
    11:45 11:45 11:00
    13:15 13:15 13:00
    14:45 14:45 14:45
    15:45 - -
    16:45 16:45 16:45
    18:00 - -
    18:30 18:30 18:30
    19:30 - -

    Note: please make sure you get to Catania before 20:00 because last bus leaves at 20:45.

    You may also want to check timetables in timetable form SAIS page. Sorry, website Italian only, so "Aeroporto Catania" and "Messina" is what exactly you should select in the form.
  • Now you have three choices: taxi, tram or bus.
  • - First option,
    From Messina Central Railway Station to the Hotel by taxi:
    - The "SAIS" terminal bus is right next to Messina Central Railway Station; there (in front of railway station) you can get a taxi which will take you to the "Capo Peloro Resort" hotel, located in Torre Faro - Messina.
  • - Second option,
    From Messina Central Railway Station to the Hotel by tram:
    - In front of "SAIS" terminal bus you can take the tram, going in direction of "Annunziata" and stop at the tram last station (Annunziata terminus).
    Tickets. Tram stops. Timetables. Sorry, Italian only.
    - Once there, you should call us by phone (you will find phone numbers in the information printable version), so that we can help you reach the hotel.
  • - Third option,
    From Messina Central Railway Station to the Hotel by bus:
    - To get information about the A.T.M. city bus, please look here, at the page bottom.
  • How to reach Messina and Symposium Location
  • From Reggio Calabria Airport...
  • First of all please note that you can get to Reggio Calabria Airport only flying from Rome or Milan.
  • Anyway, once there you have two choices:
    you can travel via Port of Reggio Calabria or via Port of Villa San Giovanni.
  • - First option,
    From Reggio Calabria Airport to Messina via Port of Reggio Calabria:
    - There is a bus leading you from Reggio Calabria Airport to Port of Reggio Calabria.
    - Then you can go from Port of Reggio Calabria to Port of Messina by taking a "Metromare dello Stretto" hydrofoil.
    Ticket price is eur 3,50 and here are Seasonal Timetables and other Rates.
    - Finally, you will need to take a taxi, or a A.T.M. bus, from Port of Messina to reach the Hotel.
    Anyway you can phone us to help you reach the Hotel.
  • - Second option,
    From Reggio Calabria Airport to Messina via Port of Villa San Giovanni:
    - You can go from Reggio Calabria Airport to Port of Villa San Giovanni by Taxi or by "Federico" company minibus.
    - Then you can take a "Caronte & Tourist" company boat travelling from Port of Villa San Giovanni to "Caronte & Tourist" Port of Messina.
    Remember that you will need to buy a ticket (eur 2,50) at the "Caronte & Tourist" company desk in Villa San Giovanni.
    - Lastly, you will need to take a taxi, or a A.T.M. bus, from "Caronte & Tourist" Port of Messina to the Hotel.
    In any case, you can phone for help.