Workshop venue

WITMSE-2017 will be held in downtown Paris at the location of the Laboratory for Information, Networking and Communication Sciences (LINCS), 23 Avenue d’Italie, 75013 Paris

Hotel Information

There is no official WITMSE hotel. There are plenty of good choices available near the workshop venue. Here are some examples of local hotels, at varying distances from the workshop venue. Please check the distance before booking.

  1. Best Western Paris Italie
    205 Avenue de Choisy
    75013 Paris
    Tel: +33 1 45 86 06 06
  2. Hotel Ibis Paris Place-d'Italie
    25 Avenue Stephen Pichon
    75013 Paris
    Tel: +33 1 44 24 94 85
  3. Hotel du Roussillon
    23 rue Paulin Méry
    75013 Paris
    Tel: +33 1 45 80 27 99
  4. Hotel Saint Charles
    6 Rue de l'Espérance
    75013 Paris
    Tel: +33 1 45 89 56 54
  5. Citadines Place d’Italie Paris
    18 Place d’Italie
    75013 Paris
    Tel: +33 (0)1 43 13 85 00
  6. Citadines Austerlitz Paris
    27 Rue Esquirol
    75013 Paris
    Tel: + 33 (0)1 56 61 54 00
  7. Citadines paris Bastille Gare de Lyon
    14-18 Rue de Chaligny
    75012 Paris
    Tel: +33 (0)1 40 04 43 50
  8. Citadines Bastille Marais Paris
    37 Boulevard Richard Lenoir
    75011 Paris
    Tel: +33 (0)1 53 36 90 00

Please do not hesitate to contact the organizers for suggestions.

How to get to LINCS

Airport connections:
  • You can easily reach Paris downtown and Lincs Avenue d'Italie from any of the three airports that serve Paris:
    • Charles De Gaulle airport
    • Orly airport
    • Beauvais airport
  • Airport Taxi: A flat fee is now applicable to get to Paris downtown from Charles de Gaulle Airport. The fee for all locations on the ''left bank'', including LINCS, is EUR55. From Orly airport, the fee is EUR30.
  • More information from the Paris Airport authority
How to find LINCS:
  • The address is:
    23, avenue d’Italie
    75013 Paris
  • LINCS is located at on the 4th floor, at the rear of the building. During working hours, buzz the receptionist from the main entrance on the Avenue d’Italie. Upon entering, the reception desk is on your left, and the receptionist will check you in, direct you to the elevator at the rear of the building, and provide you with the access code to enter the laboratory. Once you have entered the laboratory on the 4th floor, a display case on the wall to the right provides a map and the room numbers for everyone at the LINCS.
Local transportation:
  • To reach the congress center, an easy way is to take the public transportation, metro, RER, bus.
  • By metro: Place d’Italie (lines 5, 6 and 7). Those coming from the airports (Charles de Gaulle or Orly) can take the RER B regional train to Denfert Rochereau and change there for the Metro line 6, going four stops in the direction of “Nation” to Place d’Italie.
  • By bus: Place d’Italie (lines 27, 47, 57, 64, 67 and 83)
  • By car: from the ring road (périphérique): Exit at Porte d’italie, take the Avenue d’Italie towards Place d’Italie. Cars can be parked for a fee at the Italie 2 shopping center, opposite the LINCS, at 30 Avenue d’Italie.
  • Please visit the Via Navigo site for directions by public transport.