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Important: Registration will be possible at the Congress venue from 18 to 19h00 on Sunday 18th



Social Programme

Welcome aperitif, Sunday 18th


After registration, we will welcome you with the typical Italian aperitif!


The meeting point will be  "Le Murate, Caffè Letterario Firenze". Starting from 19:30, a welcome drink and self-service buffet will be available for all confirmed participants. From Auditorium Sant'Apollonia, you can take buses 14, 23 and 31. Plan your bus trip at Alternatively, you can follow the suggested walk on the map.



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Group Tour, Wednesday 21st


A walking tour to discover some of the most charming attractions in Florence


A specialized guide will lead you from the conference venue right into the hearth of the city, admiring the enchanting historical buildings such as Palazzo Medici Riccardi and Palazzo Pitti, telling you about Florence history and arts. During the tour you will visit the beautiful church of Santa Trinita and you will enjoy the most scenic and suggestive view of the famous Ponte Vecchio. The tour will finish in Santo Spirito, one of the city’s most popular neighborhoods.



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Social Dinner, Wednesday 21st



The ESC social dinner will be held in the "Osteria dei Baroncelli". This restaurant is located in the former residence of the noble Baroncelli family, an old-fashioned 13th century mansion between via Lambertesca and Piazza della Signoria (address: Via Chiasso dei Baroncelli n.1 ).


How to get there by bus: from Sant’Apollonia Auditorium, take the main exit. Turn to the left and walk down the street (270 m) until you reach Via Cavour. Here you will find the bus-stop "Diaz" where you have to take the bus number C1 until "Galleria degli Uffizi" bus-stop (7 stops). From there you have to walk for 220 m


Walking directions: from Sant’Apollonia Auditorium, take the main exit then follow the indication on the map.