International Conference
on the Technology of Plasticity
Congress Center | Mandelieu - La Napoule | Bay of Cannes | France
SEPTEMBER 24-29, 2023

How to get there

By plane

Nice Côte d'Azur International airport (20’ driving).
There are 40 daily flights to Paris, and 85 destinations.
Information: https://www.nice.aeroport.fr/en

To come by bus from Nice airport:
The city is served all year round by 2 bus lines, making the connection between Nice Côte d'Azur airport and the city center of Mandelieu, near the Tourist and Congress Office.

You can take the bus from the Airport Terminal 2 at Arrivals level, in front of gates A1 to A3, platform 4
(see map below):

There are two bus lines that can lead you to Mandelieu, both leaving from platform 4:

  • Line 60 (from Nice to Aix-en-Provence)
  • Line 90 (from Nice to Saint-Raphaël)

Pre-booking possible here (you will need to create an account). You can also buy your bus ticket on-board with only 0.40€ surcharge.

The departure times are listed in the table below. The journey will take about 40 minutes.

Line 60 Line 90
06:15 09:00
07:55 11:30
09:15 13:30
10:30 15:45
12:45 19:30
13:15 21:30

Get down from the bus at Gare Routière de Mandelieu, Mandelieu-la-Napoule. The bus station is less than 200 m walk from the Tourist Office, the Congress Center or Hotel Ibis Cannes Mandelieu.

Bus company: ZOU! LER

  • Line 60 (Line from Nice to Aix-en-Provence) – 40 min
  • Take the line 60 from Aeroport Term2, Nice
  • Stop at Gare Routière de Mandelieu, Mandelieu-la-Napoule

  • Line 90 (Line from Nice to Saint Raphaël) – 40 min
  • Take the line 90 from Aeroport Term2, Nice
  • Stop at Gare Routière de Mandelieu, Mandelieu-la-Napoule

80 seats per bus

Direct access to timetables click here
Line 60 Line 90

Pre booking possible Here (you will need to create an account)
Purchase of tickets at the ticket office

By train

Mandelieu-la-Napoule train station (second line train)
Location : https://m.ter.sncf.com (40’ walking)

Cannes train station (main line train)
Location : https://m.ter.sncf.com (15’ driving)
Information : https://www.sncf-connect.com/

By bus

Bus from Cannes SNCF train station.
In front of the Cannes train station, take the “Palm Express A” bus, at platform I (there are 14 bus platforms there; platforms A and B are on the right-hand side as you get out of the train station, and platforms M-N are the left-most; platform I is in-between, on the left side). Bus departures every 25’. There are several “Palm” bus lines, make sure you take the “Palm Express A”. Get down at station “Gare Routière de Mandelieu” (the bus will stop about 30 times in-between), which is 2 minutes away from the Conference Centre by foot.

Local bus
From Monday to Saturday, departure every 12’
Sunday, departure every 25’
Information: https://www.palmbus.fr/en

By car

Centre expo Congrès Mandelieu-la-Napoule
Boulevard des écureuils 06210 Mandelieu-La Napoule - France
Highway A8 / Exit 40
Free car park with 530 spaces 50 meters from the Congress and Exhibition Centre (Parking des Ecureuils).

Transfer from Nice Airport by plane

We have chosen a local company to provide your In & Out transfer from Nice Airport to your hotel and return, for the event in Antibes, at a negotiated fixed price, even if there are flight delays or heavy traffic on the road.

All services are to be booked minimum 48 hours in advance.

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More details


Standard registration deadline
September 10, 2023

Late fee registration
From September 11, 2023 and on-site

ICTP 2023 Conference
September 24-29, 2023

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