IWGO-2 will take place in the Congress Centre (Building Q2) of the Campus of Science and Technology of Parma University. The Campus is located in the southern periphery of the city and well connected to railway station and downtown by bus lines 7, 14, and 21. In working days, buses run approximately every 10 minutes. The travel to city centre, where most hotels are located, takes about 20 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.

Information about the University of Parma, one of the oldest in Europe, can be found in the page:  http://en.unipr.it/about-us/general-description-institution

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Parma is an ancient city, famous for its monuments, palaces, art galleries and theatres.
It is the birthplace of Parmesan cheese, Parma ham and many other gastronomic specialties.
Tourist information about Parma:
http://turismo.comune.parma.it/en
http://www.emiliaromagnaturismo.com/en/locations/parma-pr/details?ID=1122
http://www.lonelyplanet.com/italy/emilia-romagna-and-san-marino/parma
http://www.italia.it/en/discover-italy/emilia-romagna/parma.html