The Congress takes place in the delightful Côte d’Azur in a new and larger venue in the centre of Nice: the Acropolis Convention Centre.
Nestled in the heart of downtown Nice, just 15 minutes from the airport, the Acropolis offers a comfortable and convenient venue for all the Congress participants, delegates and visitors.
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TRANSPORT: Reaching the Congress Venue
From luxury hotels and international chain hotels in the city centre to small character hotels nestled in the green hills to tourist or hotel residences, Nice offers a very wide range of accommodation to satisfy anyone.
Most of the hotels are located downtown near the Convention Center Acropolis or the tram line.
September is still a high & busy period in the "Côte d’Azur"!
Organizers recommend you secure your room at the earliest. September is still a high & busy period in the "Côte d’Azur"!
Nice: France’s number two destination for business tourism
Nice is second only to Paris as a destination for international business travellers in France. The city has also the largest offering of hotels in France, after Paris, with more than 900 hotel rooms in the immediate vicinity of the Acropolis Convention Centre.
The city’s seaside location and exceptional sunshine (yearly average: 300 days) make Nice a destination of choice. As soon as you arrive, you’ll enjoy the exotic charm of the celebrated, palm tree-lined "Promenade des Anglais". During your free time, you can sample local specialities (pissaladière, socca, farcis niçois…) and admire the warm, ochre façades of the Vieux Nice (the old town). The city is also the ideal departure point for exploring the French Riviera and the stunning hilltop villages that dot the surrounding countryside. For the athletic-minded, the area offers a wide range of sporting activities: water sports, scuba diving, golf, hiking trails and more. Nice is also a premier cultural centre! City life moves to the rhythm of its abundant cultural events and venues, such as Carnaval, the Nice Jazz Festival and numerous theatres and museums.
AROUND NICE: FRENCH RIVIERA TOURIST GUIDE
You can visit the website about the French Riviera www.guideriviera.com or consult the following tourist websites
of the Côte d’Azur:
Ascros – A little village of the back country.
Antibes Juan les pins – All the informations about Antibes Juan les pins.
Bandol – Everything about Bandol.
Biot – Known for its glass blowered.
Belvédère – A village in the back country of Nice.
Cagnes – Life with passion.
Cannes – Cannes life is a festival.
Castellane – Touristic ressources about Castellane, the door of the Gorges du Verdon (Grand Canyon).
Draguignan – The city of Draguignan in Provence.
Eze – The exotic garden of the French Riviera.
Grasse – All informations to know the perfume capital.
Fréjus – A great landscape, a permanent blue horizon over the sea, this is Fréjus in Provence this is Fréjus the Romain.
Le Muy – In the hear of the Var discover Le Muy.
La Gaude – The web site of La Gaude a little village close to Nice.
Gréolière – A balcony over the French Riviera.
Cap d’ail – Between Nice and Monaco.
Le Cannet – Official site of the city Le Cannet.
Mandelieu – La Napoule – Sea, golf and mimosa close to Cannes.
Monaco – The history, the actuality, shopping, hotels of Monaco.
Monte-Carlo – All the informations to discover the principality.
Mougins – Close to Cannes.
Mouans-Sartoux – Between Cannes and Grasse.
Nice – Everything about the capital of the French Riviera.
Saint Laurent-du-Var – All about Saint Laurent du Var.
Sainte Maxime – Official web site of the city and the tourist office of Sainte Maxime.
Saint Paul – All about Saint Paul.
Saint Raphael – Between Cannes and Saint Tropez in the Provence – French Riviera region. Hotels, capmsites, golf courses, scuba diving, Casino.
Saint Tropez – No comment needed.
Séguret – Official site of Séguret charming village of Provence.
Touet sur Var – A village of Nice back country.
Valberg – A charming village of the back country and ski resort too.
Valbonne Sophia Antipolis – Where the futur has discover its roots.
Vence - Medieval city.
Villeneuve Loubet - Between Nice and Antibes.