Global Ethics Forum 2016 - Practical information

Conference Venue

 
Ecumenical Centre
150 route de Ferney
1218 Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland
Tel : +41 22 791 62 49
 
Map To Ecumenical Centre
 
Ecumenical centre - Geneva
 
Directions
 
By public transport
•    From the Cornavin train station (Genève Cornavin): take bus 5 (direction: "Aéroport") or F (direction "Ferney-Voltaire") and get out at "Crêts-Morillon" station.
•    From the airport:  take bus 5 (direction: Thônex, Vallard), or bus 28 (direction: "Jardin Botanique") and get out at "Crêts-Morillon" station.
Tickets have to be bought at the bus stop or via SMS ("tpg1" to 788: 3CHF for a 1h duration)
 
For more information on public transport timetables, please consult the Geneva public transport website.
 
By taxi
•    From the main station (Genève Cornavin): there is a taxi stand just outside the station
•    From the airport:  there is a taxi stand just outside 
 
By car
 
• Parking is available at the front and rear of the building.
• Please register at reception.
 
 

Accommodation

Due to other conferences taking place in Geneva at the same time, including the United Nations Human Rights Council, demand for hotel rooms is high, so please secure a room as soon as possible. A limited number of rooms at a preferential rate have been reserved for you at the hotels listed below. Just mention "Globethics" when you make your booking. 
 

Apply for help with hotel costs

For participants from countries receiving development aid and working in a non-governmental organization, there is the possibility to get subsidised lodging in Geneva, with financial aid of between 35 CHF to 110 CHF/night. You can find information and the application procedure here.
 
Hotel Single Room Rate Contact Reservation Deadline
Appart'City Park&Suites*** Ferney Voltaire
114 €
incl. breakfast,
excl. city tax
11, avenue des Sablonnières;  01210 Ferney Voltaire- France
Please copy globalethicsforum@globethics.net when you make your reservation
A credit card number will be needed as guarantee; full payment on arrival
 
Depending on availability
Crowne Plaza Geneva 225 CHF incl. breakfast , excl.  4.00 CHF city tax
75-77 Avenue Louis-Casai, 1216 Cointrin, Geneva, Switzerland
 
Reservation Form to be filled and submitted to resa@cpgva.ch
 
May 31st 2016
HolidayInn Express Geneva Airport 165 CHF incl. continental breakfast, excl.  3.30 CHF city tax

P.O.Box 256, Route de Pré-Bois 16, 1215 Geneva

Reservation Form to be filled and submitted to glacroix@hiexgeneva.com  or internet booking

June 1st 2016
Hôtel Kipling***

Varies; 150 CHF to 350 CHF approx. 

You will get 10% discount on the rates on the internet

27, Rue de la Navigation; 1201 Geneva ; Tel : +41 22 655 40 40

 Reservation by email to Mrs Sandrin Janvrin  sjanvrin@manotel.com
 
A credit card number will be needed as guarantee
 
Depending on availability
Starling Geneva Hotel & Conference Center
235 CHF incl. American buffet breakfast and service tax 
(double: 255 CHF with American buffet breakfast and service tax)

34, route François-Peyrot ; 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Geneva

Please use the code JABVQ as booking reference and click the following links:
Reservations via computer : Global Ethics Forum
Reservations via smartphone : Global Ethics Forum
 
May 23rd 2016