Meeting venue

On September 18-19, the conference will take place at the SwissTech Convention Center, auditorium C and Foyer Cloud. The SwissTech Convention Center is placed at the north of the EPFL campus. It is easily accessible by car and public transport. From the center of Lausanne, the M1 metro stops right in front of the building and takes only 15 minutes (stop at “EPFL”).

Map: here

SwissTech Convention Center
Quartier Nord de l’EPFL
Route Louis-Favre 2
CH – 1024 Ecublens

On September 20,  the conference will move to the Campus Biotech, Geneva. A bus will be provided from EPFL, Lausanne to Campus Biotech, Geneva.

Map: here

Campus Biotech
Chemin des Mines 9
CH – 1202 Geneva


A contingent of rooms has been reserved for participants of the Conference offering special prices as summarized in the Table. Please contact the hotels directly and use the promotional code “Blue Brain” when you book your room. The special price contingent is valid until 5 August 2017.

Both hotels are located on the EPFL campus and walking distance from the SwissTech Convention Center. The price includes breakfast and taxes.


  Distance to
the Conference venue

  (breakfast and taxes included)

  SwissTech Hotel
Route Louis-Favre 10b
CH-1024 Ecublens
Tel.: +41 21 694 06 10
Fax.: +41 21 694 06 11

  Approx. 2 min

  Standard room: 141.10 CHF

  Starling Hotel Lausanne
  Route cantonale 31
  CH-1025 Saint-Sulpice
  Tel.: +41 21 694 85 85
  Fax: +41 21 694 85 95

  Approx. 15 min

  Business room
• single occupancy: 163.50 CHF  
• double occupancy: 198.50 CHF

  Superior room
 • single occupancy: 188.50 CHF
 • double occupancy: 223.50 CHF