Venue and Transport

Venue

The course will be held at the Abrahão de Moraes Auditorium at the Institute of Physics of the University of Sao Paulo (IFUSP), Brazil. The University of São Paulo and the recommended hotels (short list here) are centrally located and well connected by air (both national and international), bus, metro and taxis connections enabling and easy access for participants to reach the IFUSP.

The lecture room is equipped with computer and data show. Free wireless network will be available for the participants. The poster sections will be held near to the course site.

The University of São Paulo and the participants hotel are centrally located and with easy access to metro lines, restaurants, malls, theatres, museums and several other options.

Link to the location of the event site at google maps:  https://goo.gl/ejcs1G  

 

Transport

By plane

International and several domestic flights arrive at the International Airport Guarulhos / Cumbica (GRU).
Domestic flights also arrive to the Airport of Congonhas / CGH.

Depending on your connection you may also travel to the International Airport of Viracopos (VCP) located at the city of Campinas (80Km from São Paulo).

All airports offer several transfer options to the nearest bus or metro stations and also taxi services. Please check the links

 

Bus

Starting from Tiete or Barra Funda Bus Stations there are plenty of options to reach the event site and the Hotel. You can plan your trip using the tools available on the website http://www.sptrans.com.br/

 

One option from the Tiete Station to IFUSP is

  • Walk to AV. CRUZEIRO DO SUL, 1877 REF.: R CERQUEIRA LEITE/ R PE. ILDEFONSO.
  • Take the bus: 107T-10 PINHEIROS.
  • Take off at AV. IPIRANGA, 1082 PARADA: RIO BRANCO REF.: R SANTA EFIGENIA/ AV RIO BRANCO. 
  • Take the bus: 702U-10 BUTANTA - USP.
  • Take off at AV. PROF. ALMEIDA PRADO, 942 / COCESP I stop. Reference: Praça da Prefeitura/ Praça Ramos de Azevedo
  • Walk to the event site

 

Train / Metro

There is an extensive metro network across the city. You can plan your trip and see the maps at the website http://www.metro.sp.gov.br/en/your-trip/index.aspx

 

One option from the Tiete Station to IFUSP is

  • Take the metro at Portuguesa-Tietê station direction Jabaquara.
  • Take off at Estação Luz and transfer to Linha 4-Amarela, direction Butantã (free transfer).
  • Take off at Estação Butantã
  • Walk to TERM. MÊTRO BUTANTÃ
  • Take the bus: 8012-10 CIDADE UNIVERSITÁRIA-METRÔ BUTANTÃ.
  • Take off at AV. PROF. ALMEIDA PRADO, 942 / COCESP I stop. Reference: Praça da Prefeitura/ Praça Ramos de Azevedo 
  • Walk to the event site

 

Instituto de Física - USP
Rua do Matão  Nr.1371
CEP 05508-090
Cidade Universitária
São Paulo - Brasil

https://goo.gl/2yKwa8

 

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