FOSAD 2012



The school is organized at the University Residential Center of Bertinoro - CeUB, situated in Bertinoro, a small village on a scenic hill with a wonderful panorama, in between Forlì and Cesena (about 50 miles south-east of Bologna, 15 miles to the Adriatic sea).
Lecture room and speakers accommodation are in the fortress (via Frangipane 6). Participants are hosted in the former seminary (via Frangipane 4), which is close to the canteen (via Frangipane 2). Self-service breakfast and lunch as well as the welcome buffet on Sunday 28 August are served in the canteen. On Sunday 28 August check-in will be provided at the seminary entrance. A permanent house-keeping service works at the fortress.

Bertinoro from Bologna airport:
The international airport "G. Marconi" of Bologna is about 6 Km far from Bologna central railway station, to which is connected through the airport shuttle service. The trip takes approx. 20 min and the fare is 5 euro. Then, by train the trip takes 35-50 min from Bologna to Forlì.
From the train station of Forlì it is possible to take either a taxi (Bertinoro is about 13 km far and the fare should be about 20 euro) or a bus from the near bus station, which is called "Forlì Punto Bus" and is about 50 mt on the left. From the bus stop of Bertinoro, follow on foot the slope to the top of the hill to reach the CeUB. The walk takes approx. 10 min.

Bertinoro from Rimini airport:
The international airport "F. Fellini" of Rimini is about 8 Km far from Rimini central railway station (follow instructions). The trip to Forlì by train takes approx. 25-40 min.

Bertinoro from Forlì airport:
Another way to travel is by plane to the airport "L. Ridolfi" of Forlì, from which it is possible to take either a bus to "Forlì Punto Bus" or directly a taxi to Bertinoro (that is about 8 km far).

How to Reach Bertinoro (a guide from the web site of the University Residential Center).

Bertinoro is close to many splendid locations (such as Rimini, the Republic of San Marino, and the nearby Gradara, San Leo, and Urbino) and can also be a base for visiting some of the better-known Italian locations such as Bologna, Ravenna, and Firenze. Enjoy your stay!