IEEE Conference on Standards for Communications and Networking
29-31 October 2018 – Paris, France

Hotel and Travel


IEEE CSCN 2018 will be held in the heart of beautiful city of Paris, at Paris Descartes Institute of Technology (link). Few minutes from all most and famous historical monuments.

Paris Discartes University

Paris Descartes University is an internationally renowned multidisciplinary university founded in 1774. It is the second largest university in the greater Paris area, one of the most important universities in France, and among the top 200 universities in the world. With its 10 faculties and more than 100 research laboratories, Paris Descartes University is very active in fundamental and applied scientific research. It belongs to the Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC) consortium of universities.




You can easily reach Paris downtown and Paris Descartes University from any of the three airports that serve Paris:


Public Transportation

  • How to reach Paris Descartes University – The Technology Institute by public transport

Address : Paris Descartes Technology Institute (IUT Descartes),

143 Avenue de Versailles,

75016 PARIS

  • Bus : lignes 22 – 62 – 72 – PC1
  • Metro : Eglise d’Auteuil – Mirabeau – Exelmans – Chardon Lagache
  • RER C : ligne Austerlitz – Versailles, station Pont du Garigliano
  • Tramway : T3 station Pont du Garigliano (terminus)
  • The IUT is about 10 minutes by walk from metro, RER and Tram.
  • Google maps with public transport :Google Maps
  • How to find your way on the public transportation:

  RATP Transportation

  • You can also download mobile applications:

Mon RER A / Next Stop Paris

  • From the airport to Paris by train:

–  From Charles De Gaulles airport

–  From  Orly airport

  • From the airport to Paris by Air France cars:

– From Charles De Gaulles airport

– From Orly airport

  • From airport to Paris by Taxi:

– From Charles de Gaulles airport

– From Orly airport

  • How to reach airport by public transport:

– From Paris to Charles De Gaulles

– From Paris to Orly

You have to take a season ticket for a week (around 21.25 euros) and you can use public transportation (bus, metro, tram) as you want. No limit.

Useful links and information

  • Public transit:

–  Paris and a public transport company RATP have a Trip Planning website to help get around

  • Address:

– 143 Avenue de Versailles, 75016 Paris

  • Map

– Here’s a map of the location(See here on Google Maps).

  • Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau:





  • Paris Descartes Institute is not far from Roland Garros Stadium, Eiffel Tower and different historical monuments.
  • Here is a map with different Hotels location around Paris Descartes Institute (See here on Google Maps). You can book easily in this period of year (do not wait last minutes other ways, it will be expensive).