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

Hotel and Travel

Venue

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),

45 rue des Saints Pères,

75006 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:

Arrive by Subway

  • Closest Metro stations (5-8 minutes walk):
  • M4: St Germain des Prés CUSP
  • M10, M12: Sevres Babylone

Detailed map of Paris subway network.

Arrive by Bus

  • Closest bus stops (0-5 minutes walk):
  • 39, 95: Jacob
  • 63: St Guillaume
  • 39, 86, 95: St Germain des Prés
  • 24, 27: Pont du Carrousel–Quai Voltaire

Detailed map of Paris bus network.

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 (CDG) airport

  • From the airport you can get the RER-B train, and get off at Saint Michel-Notre Dame. Then, you have two options:
  • 1. Take the elevator from the middle of the platform, go up to street level, and walk 10-15 minutes to the university entrance.
  • 2. Change to metro line M4 with the same RER-B ticket, get off after two stops at Saint Germain des Prés (this involves going up/down staircases), and walk 5 minutes to the university entrance.
  • The total journey time is ~70min, and will cost ~12 Euros

–  From  Orly (ORY) airport

  • From the airport you can get the OrlyVal shuttle train to the Anthony station, where you change to the RER-B train, and get off at Saint Michel-Notre Dame. Then, you have two options:
  • 1. Take the elevator from the middle of the platform, go up to street level, and walk 10-15 minutes to the university entrance.
  • 2. Change to metro line M4 with the same RER-B ticket, get off after two stops at Saint Germain des Prés (this involves going up/down staircases), and walk 5 minutes to the university entrance.
    The total journey time is ~60min, and will cost ~12 Euros.

From airport to Paris by Taxi:

– From Charles de Gaulles airport

  • A taxi ride will take ~70min, and will cost ~55 Euros.

– From Orly airport

  • A taxi ride will take ~50min, and will cost ~50 Euros.

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: 45 rue des Saints Pères, 75006 Paris
  • Map

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

  • Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau:

http://en.parisinfo.com/

 

 

 

Hotels

  • The faculty is located in the center of Paris, in the bustling Saint–Germain-des-Prés area, and a short 5 minutes walk across the river Seine from the Louvre.
  • Here is a map with different Hotels location around Mathematical and Computers Science Faculty of Paris Descartes University (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).