Venue and practical info

Venue and practical info

NEW!! Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and the travelling restrictions in place in many countries, the 2020 joint HEPEX-GFP workshop is postponed to 2021.The new dates will be confirmed later, as soon as we have a better view of how the travelling situation will unfold in the next months, and will be posted on this website.

The organising committee apologizes for any inconvenience and thank you for your comprehension.

The workshop will take place in Paris, France. Visit the official site of the city of Paris here.

The River Seine in Paris


Sorbonne University, Campus Pierre et Marie Curie (Jussieu)

  • Address: 4, place Jussieu, 75005 Paris, France
  • Auditorium: ‘Amphi 25’
  • Metro: Jussieu (lines 7, 10)

*Attendees will need to show bags or luggage at campus entrance, as security measures apply.

Sorbonne University, Campus Pierre et Marie Curie (Jussieu)

Public transport

The venue is central and is ~5 minutes walking distance from the Botanic Gardens (Jardin des Plantes), 15 minutes from the Luxembourg Garden and 30 minutes from Châtelet (main central metro station).

The campus is easily accessible by public transport: metro station ‘Jussieu’ (lines 7 and 10).

You can plan your journey on the RATP website and app.

Check the network maps here.

Arriving to Paris

If you travel by train, you can arrive directly in Paris city centre at several train stations, depending where you come from: Gare du Nord, Gare de l’Est, Gare de Lyon, Gare d’Austerlitz or Gare Montparnasse.

If you fly, two main airports are close to the city: Charles-de-Gaulle and Orly airports. Beauvais airport is also an option, although a bit further away.

If you travel by coach, the main coach station is Bercy.

Check the routes, times and prices of transportation in Paris here.

Visa & travelling

Check here if you need a VISA to enter France. If necessary, you can apply here for a visa. If you need a personalized invitation letter, contact us.

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