Venue

Chamonix Congrès centre "Le Majestic"

The venue of HMF-20 is a magnificent, freshly renovated “Centre de Congrès, Le Majestic” of the Chamonix Mont Blanc Village


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Centre des Congrès Le Majestic
241 allée du Majestic
74400 Chamonix Mont-Blanc, France


Phone:  + 33 (0)4 50 53 75 50
Fax:  + 33 (0)4 50 53 80 83


web:  www.congres-chamonix.com

 

Chamonix is a renowned village of the French Alps, known for the spectacular view on the Mont Blanc and its convivial atmosphere combining the spirit of “high mountains” and warm atmosphere of Savoie restaurants hospitality. This village, known for its winter attractions, is now also one of the relevant destinations for summer holidays, offering a number of spectacular nearby hiking trails and various excursions such as a cable car trip to the Aiguille du Midi (3842 meters) or a mountain train to the glacier of “Mer de glace”


Access to Chamonix Congrès

Chamonix can be easily reached from the Geneva (Switzerland) airport.

Travel assistance provided by organizers:

Several bus transportations, provided by the organizers, from Geneva International Airport (Swiss Sector !) to Chamonix have been scheduled, upon arrival of participants, on:

  • Saturday, July 21st, departure at 21:00 (evening)
  • Sunday, July 22nd, departure at 10:00 (morning), 14:00 and 17:30 (afternoon), and 21:00 (evening)


The participants who reserved seats in these buses, are expected to show up, prior to the bus departure, at the meeting point located at the “arrival terminal” of the Geneva International Airport (Swiss Sector !), near the Information Desk (please, see this sketch ).

As for participants’ departures, the bus transportation to Geneva International Airport will be arranged on Friday July 27th, afternoon and Saturday 28th, morning. During the conference, the participants will be asked to provide their departure time/date and transportation will be scheduled, accordingly.

Optionally, you can arrange your trip Geneva Airport – Chamonix – Geneva airport using one of the local companies. Please, visit for example:

chamonix.com/taxis-navettes-et-transporteurs
sat-montblanc.com
mountaindropoffs.com/

Travel advices for ICPS participants travelling from Chamonix to Zurich:
Book the train from Geneva Airport Railway Station to Zurich (direct connection) and use the transportation provided by organizers from Chamonix to Geneva International Airport.

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BY AIR

Geneva International Airport is 90 kms away and Lyon Saint Exupéry is 200 kms away. Daily connections via a regular coach service to and from Geneva Airport.



BY TRAIN

TGV - high speed train to Geneva (80 kms), Annecy (100 kms) or Bellegarde (130 kms) then connection via TER-express train to Saint Gervais les Bains le Fayet. Link to Chamonix station via the Mont-Blanc Express tourist train



BY CAR

The A40 motorway and then a dual carriageway right to the resort. At the heart of the Alps and within the immediate proximity of Switzerland and Italy, Chamonix is one of the best resorts as far as road access is concerned. Lyon is 2.5hrs away, Annecy and Geneva 1hr away.




Contact:

Marek Potemski
 hmf-20.chair@lncmi.cnrs.fr
+33 (0)476887876

Clément Faugeras
 hmf-20.program@lncmi.cnrs.fr
+33 (0)476881056

LNCMI-G, CNRS/UJF/UPS/INSA
25 rue des Martyrs
BP 166, 38042 Grenoble cedex 9
Grenoble, France

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Conference Venue

Centre des congrès Le Majestic
241 allée du Majestic
74400 Chamonix Mont-Blanc, France
congres@chamonix.com
+33 (0)450537550
fax:  + 33 (0)450538083
www.congres-chamonix.com