Location Information
The conference will be held at the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, France. The institute is linked to Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse, France. Located in the heart of the city, along the Garonne river, Toulouse School of Economics offers excellent access to any part of the city. The venue is minutes away from the main train station and airport. Toulouse is a walk and bike friendly city where major attractions can easily be linked in short travelling periods.

Free WiFi access will be provided within the university.

LOCATION

Address: Toulouse School of Economics
Manufacture des Tabacs
21 allée de Brienne, 31000 Toulouse, France
Telephone: +33 (0)5 61 12 85 24

Getting to Toulouse School of Economics:

Rail: Main train station “Gare Matabiau”. Train station is 3 metro stops from Toulouse School of Economics. Take line A from Toulouse Matabiau – Jean Jaurès, change to line B from Jean Jaurès – Compans Caffarelli. 7 minute walk from metro stop to venue.
(Book a train ticket | Train time schedule)

Air: Blagnac Airport is 8 km (7 miles) away from the city centre. Frequent services from airport or central Toulouse. Departure every 20 minutes from 07:35 to 00.15, count a 20 minute drive/ 5,50€ (make sure to have change on you, a cash dispenser is available by the shuttle airport stop). Get off at "Compans Caffarelli".
(Airport website)

Car: Toulouse has direct motorway connections to the main capitals of Northern and Southern Europe:
A61 (Carcassonne, Montpellier, Barcelone)
A62 (Bordeaux, Paris, Montauban, Agen, Limoges)
A64 (Tarbes, Lourdes, Bayonne, San Sebastian, Foix)
A66 (Pamiers, Foix, Andorra) / A68 (Lyon, Lavaur, Albi)
When you get to the toll exit, take direction « Toulouse Center », exit n°30.
(South-west road information center: +33 (0)5 56 96 33 33)

Public car parks and parking spots are available around the university. Hotels can provide private parking services.
(car park map)

Public Transport: Metro, bus, tram are very friendly user and are the best way to travel within the city.
(information and route planner | network map | rates | airport shuttle)

Taxi: 20 minute drive/ 25€, stop off at 21 allée de Brienne, Manufacture des Tabacs.
Radio Taxi Toulouse +33 (0)5 61 42 38 38 , Capitole Tax +33 (0)5 34 250 250

Bicycle: 253 bike docks are available in the city, rentals can be made with a credit card at any terminal, the latter will print out a subscription number on a ticket which you can use throughout your stay. A 150€ deposit will be kept from your bank account for 10 days.
(bike stations | rates)

INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY OF TOULOUSE

Travel information and access map
Travelling to Toulouse and France - useful information
Tourist guide in Toulouse
Tourist guide around Toulouse

ACCOMODATION

Conference attendees are responsible for their own accomodations in Toulouse.

Toulouse School of Economics has preferential rates with the listed hotels in the city, please provided IMEBESS name when booking a room.

Hotel Rating Public rate
starting from
Special rate
starting from
Booking Link Discount
Code
Phone Email
Le Grand Balcon 5* €96.00   Book a room here No special rate +33 (0)5 34 25 44 09 info@grandbalconhotel.com
Hôtel de Brienne 5* €115.00 €97.00 brienne@hoteldebrienne.com "IMEBESS" (+33) 5 61 23 60 60 brienne@hoteldebrienne.com
Mercure Compans Caffarelli 4* €138.00 €96.60 Book a room here "IMEBES" (+33)5 61110909 H1585@accor.com
Novotel Compans Caffarelli 4* €107.00 €99.00 Book a room here "IMEBES" (+33)5 61217474 H0906@accor.com
Novotel Wilson 4* €115.00    Book a room here  No special rate (+33)5 61 10 70 70 H8505@accor.com
Mercure Wilson 4* €101.50    Book a room here  No special rate (+33)5 34 45 40 60 H1260@accor.com
Séjours et Affaires de Brienne Apparthotel  €156.00 €50.00 hoteltoulouse.brienne@sejours-affaires.com "IMEBESS" (+33) 5 34 44 59 70 toulouse.brienne@sejours-affaires.com
Résidhome Tolosa  Apparthotel 3* €60.00 €55.00 hoteltoulouse.brienne@sejours-affaires.com "IMEBESS" (+33) 5 34 44 59 70 toulouse.brienne@sejours-affaires.com
Résidhome Occitania Apparthotel 3* €61.00 €57.00 hoteltoulouse.brienne@sejours-affaires.com "IMEBESS" (+33) 5 34 44 59 70 toulouse.brienne@sejours-affaires.com
Ibis Toulouse Gare Matabiau 3* €90.00   Book a room here No special rate (+33)5 61 62 50 90 H2772@ACCOR.COM
Ibis Pont Jumeaux 3* €67.20   Book a room here No special rate (+33) 5 62 27 28 28 H1430@accor.com