Practical information

Symposium's venue

The PDT-PDD symposium will be held on the campus of the National School of Chemical Engineering (ENSIC).
The school is situated in the historic district of Nancy near the city’s biggest park: La Pépinière, and
close to all the tourist sites and the city center.


Discover Nancy

Nancy is located in North-East of France, in the heart of Europe, not far from Luxembourg, Germany and Belgium.
Nancy is a city of Art and Science. With its 18th century UNESCO World Heritage Sites, its rich “Art Nouveau” heritage, outdoor terraces and relaxed way of life, you are guaranteed to fall in love with our city.

The “Place Stanislas” is on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1983 and is one of the most beautiful squares of the world. 
Famous Place Stanislas will never fail to impress you. Its striking beauty and lively ambiance gives an Italian air to the city, year round.
The Place d’Alliance, which resembles a mini Place des Vosges in Paris and The Place de la Carrière also received the honour.

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Nancy offers a wide range of rooms, which you can book directly at the hotel.

For your convenience, in partnership with Nancy Tourism Office, the Organizing Committee has selected different hotels mainly located near to the conference venue at special price for the participants of the conference:

Have a look at them, take your pick and book online on this secure interface.

PDT Hotel Booking

For more information and advice, please phone to +33 (0)

Bed & Breakfast
If you prefer to book a bed and breakfast (B&B), you can also find several options in Nancy. On the website of Visit Nancy you can find an overview of B&Bs in Nancy.​

More information about Bed & Breakfast in Nancy

Travel information

There are two main possibilities to reach Nancy

  • By train from many cities in France and in other European countries
  • Flight to Paris, then train to Nancy

Other possibilities include:
​Flight to Luxembourg or Strasbourg, then train to Nancy
By car: from Paris or Strasbourg take the A4 motorway; from Brussels, Luxembourg or Dijon take the A31 motorway
Regional airport: connections to Lyon, Toulouse and some European cities

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