About the Venues

The conference will be hosted at the Marriot Hotel in Lyon and will include a session at the ESRF and EMBL at the EPN campus in Grenoble. During this session the recent ESRF upgrade will be presented as well as the new of the new beamline and services jointly operated by EMBL and ESRF.

Hotel direction: 15.8 miles NW
Estimated taxi fare: 55 EUR (one way)

Driving directions

From the airport, follow Satolas Green Avenue and D517 to D302 in Meyzieu.
Continue on D302. Take N346 to Avenue du 8 Mai 1945 in Vaulx-en-Velin.
Take exit 1b from A42. Take Boulevard Laurent Bonnevay and Charles De Gaulle
Street to your final hotel destination


Electric car charging stations: 1, For a fee 17 EUR daily
On-site parking, fee: 17 EUR daily

Other Transportation

Bus Station Musee d'Art Contemporain
Subway Station Foch
Train Station Part Dieu, Perrache

About EPN

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About Lyon

At the crossroads of Europe's major highways, Lyon is today one of the most beautiful urban destinations in Europe. As the second largest French metropolis, this city in constant movement offers many opportunities for discovery and leisure. Gourmet city, with 2000 restaurants, from the "bouchon" to the Michelin-starred table... It is even said that gastronomy was born here. It is a historic city listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, but also cultural, rich in events throughout the year, creative and festive.

Lyon is the ideal city to discover the French art of living!