Università degli Studi di Udine – Toppo Wassermann College

The Toppo Wassermann College (named for Count Francesco Toppo Wassermann) was a boarding school from 1900 until closing in the 1981–82 school year. It was located at No. 90 Via Gemona, Udine, Italy. The name Toppo Wassermann is now linked to, among other local institutions, a library, a primary school and the School of Excellence of the University of Udine.

The venue is located in Via Gemona, 92, 33100 Udine UD. Check on maps.

How to reach the venue

By bus:
The railway station is the main stop for all buses. You may take several busses to get 10 minutes to the conference venue. Check the route by bus.

By taxi:
You may find plenty of taxis in front of the railway station. The phone number to make a call is (+39) 0432 505858.

By car:
If you plan to reach the conference venue by car here are some suggestions on where to find parking:
• underground parking at piazza I Maggio: the fee is 0.70€ per hour and it is only a 10 minutes walk from the venue;
• street level parking near the conference venue: via Gemona and via Deciani have parking whose fee is 1.00€ per hour;
• free street level parking in the nearby of teatro Palamostre (10-15 minutes walk from the venue).

Udine: the host city

Udine is located in Friuli Venezia Giulia region, in the North East of Italy. Udine is about 140 km far from Venice, and 80 km from Trieste. The nearest airports are Trieste, Ronchi dei Legionari (50 km, 25 min. by car) and Venice Marco Polo (130 km, 75 min. by car or 90 min. by train), and Treviso airport (135 km, 96 min. by car, 80 min. by train).

The event is hosted by the University of Udine, located in the downtown center of Udine.

How to reach Udine

By plane, the nearest airports are:
Trieste – (Bus from the airport to Udine railway station – 40 minutes journey);
Venice – (Bus from the airport to Mestre railway station – Urban Line n. 15, 40 minutes, or direct ATVO service, 20 minutes. Then train to Udine – 1:40 hours journey);
Treviso – (Bus from the airport to Treviso railway station, then train to Udine – about 80’).

By train:
Udine is located on the Rome to Wien line (Rome, Florence, Bologna, Venezia Mestre, Udine); coming from Turin or Milan you have to change at Venezia Mestre (Venice mainland) station and take the train to Udine –

By car:
Highway A4 (from Venice towards Austria), follow on the highway A23 to Udine/Austria, exit at Udine Sud toll station, straight ahead for Udine centro, the downtown area.
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