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7th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare

May 5–8, 2013 | Venice, Italy

Conference venue

[SAN SERVOLO ISLAND](http://www.sanservolo.provincia.venezia.it/Home.aspx?lingua=en-US)
30124 Venezia

San Servolo is an island located just in front of San Marco Square. Its meeting spaces are situated in the context of beautiful and expansive parkland with a view to Saint Mark’s Square, just an eight minute vaporetto trip away.
The island has splendid parkland with centuries old trees; a cloister and an eighteenth century church, a terrific view and terraces facing onto the lagoon.



**How to get to Venice and to San Servolo**

**By Plane**

The two airports closest to Venice are the following:

  • Venice International Airport **“Marco Polo”** (VCE, [http://www.veniceairport.it](http://www.veniceairport.it))

  Approx. 13 km from Venice.

The International Airport **“Marco Polo”** is a major airport with flights from/to over a hundred international destinations.

**How to get to Venice:**
Alilaguna private waterbus service will take you to San Marco via Murano, the Lido, and the Arsenale. Tickets cost 12.00 € and can be purchased in the arrivals section of the airport or directly on board. Boats depart hourly. For timetables and further information visit Alilaguna official website ([http://www.alilaguna.it/](http://www.alilaguna.it/)).

  • **Venice-Treviso Airport** (TSF, [http://www.trevisoairport.it](http://www.trevisoairport.it))

Approx. 30 km from Venice.

Treviso Airport is a smaller, "urban" airport, part of the Venice Airport System.

**How to get to Venice:**
from Treviso Airport take an ATVO public bus to Venice Piazzale Roma.

**By Car**

You can reach Venice by car via the following motorways:

**A4** ([http://www.autostrade.it](http://www.autostrade.it))
from Eastern European Countries (Slovenia, Croazia, Romania, Bulgaria, Ungheria) via Trieste, exit “Venice”
from West European Countries (France, Switzerland, Belgium, U.K., etc.) via Turin and Milan, exit “Venice”

**A13** ([http://www.autostrade.it](http://www.autostrade.it))
from Bologna, Florence, Rome, Naples and all of southern Italy, exit “Venice”.

**Parking in Venice:**
there are two major parking areas at Piazzale Roma: the Autorimessa Comunale ([http://www.asmvenezia.it/](http://www.asmvenezia.it/)), and the Garage S. Marco ([http://www.garagesanmarco.it/](http://www.garagesanmarco.it/)).
An alternative is the large car park on Tronchetto island ([http://www.veniceparking.it/](http://www.veniceparking.it/)); from here you can reach Venice using the ACTV boat line 2.

**By Train**

There is only one railway station in (the island of) Venice:
**“Venezia Santa Lucia”**, near Piazzale Roma. Located in the heart of historic Venice, it is easily reachable from Europe and Italy. See [http://www.trenitalia.it](http://www.trenitalia.it) for connections and timetables.

**How to get to San Servolo:**

  • From Venice city centre to San Servolo (ACTV public transport system):
    Line 20 from San Marco (boat stop "San Zaccaria Monumento"). It leaves from the "Riva degli Schiavoni", in front of the Londra Palace Hotel. 10-minute-journey.
  • From Piazzale Roma / train station to San Servolo:
    Public water bus n°1, n° 51, n° 41, or n° 61 direction "Lido". Get off at San Zaccaria. From here make your way to the "San Zaccaria Monumento“ stop to take line 20.
  • From the Lido to San Servolo:
    Boat n°5.2, n° 2 or n° 1 to the “San Zaccaria Monumento” boat stop and change to boat n°20..

**Map of San Servolo island:**