Meeting Information

Conference Location

The CDAW will be held in the Adriatico Guesthouse of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP). The ICTP Campus is located near the Miramare Castle, 5 km north-west of the Trieste city centre.

You can find a map of the location here.


Accomodation available on site at the Adriatic Guesthouse.

Please, proceed with Accomodation Reservation at Adriatico Guesthouse no later than 20 September 2011. A block reservation has been made for this meeting, but late reservation requests cannot be guaranteed.


Details of how to reach ICTP can be found here.

The Science Bus is the most convenient connection both with the Trieste airport and with the Venice airport.

To get a discount code for the Science Bus shuttle and for any other need related to your travel and accomodation, please do not contact ICTP but either Ms. Simonetta Fabrizio or Ms. Gabriella Schiulaz at INAF-Trieste (Phone: +39-040-3199-241; Fax: +39-040-309418).


You can get the relevant information here.

Internet Access

There is a wireless network throughout the building and account details will be provided on arrival. It is also possible to connect via a hard link within the rooms. More details can be found here.

Local Sightseeing

Participants arriving on Sunday 23 October might want to stroll around Trieste and its surroundings:

Trieste Weather in Late October

Typically the temperature ranges from 12 °C during the night to 17 °C during the day. Rainy and windy days are to be expected as well as mild ones.

The Regional Meteorological Observatory (OSMER) provides real-time situation and forecasts.


Last updated: 13 July 2011