The School will take place at the Tramariglio Research Centre, 20 km from Alghero. Located in one of the most picturesque spots of the Coral Riviera, the Research Centre overlook the Tramariglio Bay in the midst of the Porto Conte Regional Natural Park. The School will provide a free shuttle service.
The School venue is fully accessible to people with disabilities.

Tramariglio Research Centre
S.P. 55 Porto Conte – Capo Caccia
km 8.4 Loc. Tramariglio
07041 Alghero (SS) Italy

Porto Conte Ricerche


is one of the pivotal players of the Science and Technology Park of Sardinia, and is active in complementary areas of technology: biomarker discovery, diagnostic systems and biotechnologies applied to nutrition and health.

For over 15 years, the Research Centre has been developing and delivering high-tech services to companies engaged in the innovation of their production systems through industrial research and experimental development activities. The organization, as a subsidiary controlled by Sardegna Ricerche, manages the Tramariglio (Alghero) centre of the Science and Technology Park.



Alghero is a historic town with excellent urban quality, well connected with the Italian continent and other international destinations.




Find your accomodation in Alghero:

How to get to Alghero

NOTE: The instructions below are just indicative! For any transportation option, make sure to double check the timetable a few weeks before your trip.

By airplane 
Landing in Alghero airport. The airport in Alghero offers mostly domestic destinations and some international destinations during the summer season. It is located around 10 km from downtown.
Taxi from Alghero airport (20-25 EUR):
Bus from Alghero airport (1 EUR, runs every hour):
Landing in Olbia airport. Olbia airport lies about 140 km away from Alghero. It serves domestic and international destinations. The easiest way to get to Alghero from this airport is the direct coach service Olbia-Alghero (~ 2.5 hours, 20 EUR).
Landing in Elmas (Cagliari) airport. This is the main airport on the island, serving several international destinations. It lies further away from Alghero; you should count around 5 hours of travel time. You can reach Alghero by train, with a connection in Sassari. It is a good option if you plan to spend a few extra days before or after the conference to explore the beautiful island of Sardinia.

Another option is to rent a car at the airport and drive to Alghero. Most hotels in Alghero offer private parking area to their guests.

By ferry
Many ferry services connect Northern Sardinia with the mainland. The main port is Porto Torres (around 40 km from Alghero), which is connected by ferry with Barcelona, Genoa, Civitavecchia, Marseille, Propriano. Some ferry companies are:

Where to stay in Alghero
Alghero offers quite a great choice of accommodation. You may choose to stay in one of the town’s hotels, guest houses, bed & breakfasts or find an apartment or room to rent. From budget to luxury you will find a wide range of choices.