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The 2009 LIBER Annual Conference will take place in the University of Toulouse 1 Social Sciences.
At 2 Rue du Doyen-Gabriel-Marty, 31042 Toulouse Cedex 9.
Telephone: +33 (0)184.108.40.206.00
Fax : +33 (0)220.127.116.11.98.
Conference plenary sessions will be held in the ‘Despax’ Conference Hall.
Please note that access to the main entrance to the University is on rue des Puits-creusés. Please use this entrance for convenience.
If you arrive by train at Matabiau Railway Station, please take subway Line A (in the direction of Basso Cambo) to Capitole Square (Place du Capitole). This is two stations from the station Marengo-SNCF.
If you arrive by car, please take the ring road or ‘périphérique’, and exit at Ponts Jumeaux-Amidonniers (Exit number 30).
If you arrive by air, please note that you will fly over the city centre before landing, and if you are lucky, you'll see why Toulouse is called the ‘pink city’. At the airport, shuttle buses leave for the city centre every 20 minutes. The shuttle bus has three stops which correspond to the three underground stations: Compans Caffarelli; Jeanne D’arc; and Jean Jaures. Compans Caffarelli is the nearest stop to the University. The shuttle bus costs 4 €.
There are taxi ranks in the Place du Capitole, Place Wilson, Matabiau SNCF railway station and at Toulouse-Blagnac airport. From the airport to the center of the city a taxi will cost you approximately 25 €.
To book a taxi, please contact:
2 impasse Alphonse Bremond
Tel (0)5 34 250 250 - Fax (0)5 34 250 251
TAXIS RADIO TOULOUSAINS
4th largest city in France: 430,000 inhabitants (844,000 in the urban area).
2,027 hours of sunshine per year, on average.
Sports and leisures activities
Weights and measures
Kilograms and metric system are used in French as weight and measuring system.
If you wish, you can rent a bike at the VélôToulouse stations during your stay in Toulouse.