Location and Access


The conference will take place in Miséricorde, the University of Fribourg’s central campus, located near the city centre and only a five-minute walk from the train station. The rooms we will be using are situated in the building MIS 10. This is the glass-fronted building on Rue de Rome 1, opposite the main site. The plenary lectures will take place in this building’s lecture room, located in the basement (01.13).



Geneva and Zurich have international airports with direct flights to nearly 100 international destinations. From there it is advisable to take the train to Fribourg. Tickets and schedules on www.cff.ch.

  • Geneva Airport – Fribourg: by train 100min., by car 85 min.
  • Zurich Airport – Fribourg: by train 100min., by car 110 min.

Bern and Basel have smaller airports serving many European destinations.