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How to join the Conference Place ?

The Summer School will take place at the University of Savoie, on the scientific campus of Technolac situated in Le Bourget-du-Lac.

The campus can be reached by bus from the town of Chambéry. See the Bus section for details

Travelling by plane:

The two main airports relatively close to Chambéry are Geneva airport and Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport.
The map below shows the geographic situation. The green flag indicates Geneva airport while the "finish" flag indicates Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport.


From Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport:

People coming from Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport can reach Chambéry by a bus situated at the entrance of the airport. The bus line is called Satobus and the timetable is located here. Tickets can be bought inside the airport (close to the exit door located in front of the buses).

From Geneva airport:

People coming from Geneva airport can reach Chambéry
by Regular shuttle services or by train (SNCF) This is explained on Geneva airport web site (follow the links Transportation > Public Transportation > From/to France).

Travelling by train:

The most convenient is to stop a the train station Chambéry Challes-Les-Eaux. We let you choose your favourite site for reservation:

Travelling by car:

For people who enjoy driving here are listed some useful links (certainly already known from hard-core drivers:

The regular bus line from Chambéry to the Mathematics Department (LAMA):

To join the Math. Department (LAMA) located close to the small town of Le Bourget du Lac, the most convenient is to take the regular bus line of the STAC company. Line number: 9 at bus stop "Les Éléphants" direction "le Bourget du Lac - Plage" (and NOT "Jacob Bellecombette - Université", which lead to the wrong campus). The timetables of the bus line number 9 and prices can be accessed from the previous link. It seems there is no English version of this page. For convenience, the timetables can also be downloaded from the links below:

Bus timetable from Chambéry to the Math. department: pdf    postscript

Bus timetable from the Math. department to Chambéry: pdf     postscript

From the Hostel Citea Curial to the bus stop "Les Éléphants"

You will find here a small map indicating the way to go from the Hostel Citea Curial (371, rue de la république) to the bus stop 'Les Éléphants' (place des Éléphants on the Boulevard de la Colonne) on foot. The walk is about 10 minutes.