Global Ethics Forum 2015 - Practical Information

If you are planning to attend the Global Ethics Forum 2015, please consult the following practical information about the:

1. General Conference Venue
2. Public Evening Venue
3. Accomodation

1. General  Conference Venue
 

The Global Ethics Forum 2015 Conference is taking place at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva except for the public evening on Thursday 25 June (see below)

Ecumenical Centre
150 route de Ferney,
1218 Grand Saconnex, Switzerland
Tel : +41 22 791 62 49

Map: Directions to the Ecumenical Centre
 

Directions

By public transport
•    From the main station (Genève Cornavin): take low-floor bus 5 (direction: "Aéroport") and get out at "Crêts-Morillon" station.

•    From the airport:  take low-floor bus 5 (direction: Thônex, Vallard), or low-floor 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 the station

By car

• Parking is available at the front and rear of the building.
• Please register at reception.


2. Public Evening Venue (Thursday 25 June 2015)


The public evening takes place at the Graduate Institute Geneva

Graduate Institute Geneva
Maison de la paix
Chemin Eugène-Rigot 2
1202 Geneva, Switzerland

Directions

•    From the Train station (Genève, Cornavin) take Tram 15 (direction: Nations) to "Sismondi" station.

•    From the Ecumenical Centre take low-floor Bus 5 (direction: Thônex-Vallard) or low-floor Bus 28 (direction: Jardin Botanique) or low-floor Bus F (direction: Gare Cornavin) and get off at "Nations" station.

For more information on public transport timetables, please consult the Geneva public transport website.

3. Accomodation

Due to other conferences taking place in Geneva at the same time (UN Human Rights Council), demand for hotel rooms is high, so please secure a room as soon as possible. In the Hotels listed below, we reserved a limited number of rooms at a preferential rate for you. Just mention "Globethics" for your booking. Please note that the room numbers are limited and some are in addition subject to a reservation deadline.

Hotel

Single Room Rate

Contact

Reservation Deadline

Park & Suites Elegance*** Ferney Voltaire

115€
incl. breakfast;
excl. city tax

11, avenue des Sablonnières;  01210 Ferney Voltaire- France
reservation.geneve@parkandsuites.com

A credit card number will be needed as guarantee; full payment on arrival

Depending on availability

Hotel Des Alpes ***

189 CHF
incl. breakfast
incl. city tax

 14, Rue des Alpes; 1201 Genève ; Tel: +41(0)22 731 22 00, hotelalpes@switel.ch

1 June 2015

Hotel International & Terminus*** 

175 CHF
incl. breakfast
excl. 3.30 CHF city tax

 20, Rue des Alpes; 1201 Geneva ;  
Tel :  +41 (0)22 906 97 77
contact@international-terminus.ch

Book directly online with promotional code GLOBETHICS

05 June 2015

Hôtel Kipling***s

Wed/Thu: 300 CHF
Fri: 150CHF
incl. breakfast
excl.  3.30 CHF city tax

27, Rue de la Navigation; 1201 Geneva ; Tel : +41 22 544 40 40
Mrs Sandrin Janvrin
kipling@manotel.com
A credit card number will be needed as guarantee; Cancellation from 7 days before arrival: first night needs to be paid

deadline passed; on availability

Starling Geneva Hotel & Conference Center

250 CHF
incl. breakfast
excl. 4CHF city tax (Double Room : 290CHF)

34, route François-Peyrot ; 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Geneva,
reservations@shgeneva.ch
Please use the code JAAYW as booking reference

deadline passed; on availability