Venue and transportation

The course will be held at

Centro Congressi Palazzo Stelline
Palazzo delle Stelline, Corso Magenta 61, 20123 Milano (Italy)

The Palazzo delle Stelline is an old monastery recently restored, opposite to one of the most beautiful churches in Milan, Santa Maria delle Grazie, of great renaissance memories and hosting the "Cenacolo" (The last supper), one of the most impressive frescos by Leonardo da Vinci (visits only by reservation by phone at +39 02 89421146 or online)

The venue is well connected by underground lines 1 and 2 (stop "Cadorna FN", see map).

From Linate Airport to Milan by bus

City bus n.73. Bus 73 leaves every 10 minutes from the airport exit to the centre of Milan arriving at the Underground stop Piazza San Babila. The trip takes about 25 min. Tickets (€ 1.00) are on sale at news-stands and bars. The bus has special luggage racks. San Babila Square is approximately 30 min. walking distance from Palazzo delle Stelline. A taxi from S. Babila to Corso Magenta is advisable.

From the Central Railway Station by underground

From the Central railway station you can take the Underground Green Line (Metro 2) to Cadorna which is at walking distance from the Palazzo delle Stelline (From piazza Cadorna, follow via Boccaccio to piazza Virgilio, then via Caradosso and corso Magenta). Tickets cost €1.00.

From Malpensa airport to Milan by train

Malpensa Express links Malpensa airport to the city. Trains depart from Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 and arrive to Cadorna Railway Station. The journey takes 40 minutes with trains leaving every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €11.00 if purchased at the station before boarding and €13.50 if bought aboard. Return tickets for the same day can be purchased for €14.50 (€17.00 onboard).

From Malpensa airport to Milan by bus

There is a coach service between the Air Terminal at Malpensa Airport and the Central Station. The coach departs every 20 minutes and the trip takes about about 50 minutes. The ticket can be purchased directly on the bus. Coaches have large baggage-holds. Central Station is about 20 minutes. by underground from the Palazzo delle Stelline.

For further informations on the city of Milano and its public transportation system visit

Palazzo delle Stelline offers bar and restaurant services.