Global Exchange Lecture Course

European Molecular Biology Organization

 

Introduction to synthetic biology

16 - 22 April 2012 | Buenos Aires | Argentina

Venue

 

venueThe course will be held at:
School of Science, University of Buenos Aires
Aula Magna, Pabellón 1. Ciudad Universitaria
(C1428EHA) Buenos Aires - Argentina

Except for Wednesday, 18 April 2012:
National Library, Room J.L. Borges, Agüero 2502
(C1425EID) Buenos Aires - Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

The University Campus (Ciudad Universitaria) is served by bus lines 28, 33, 37, 42, 45, 107, and 160. Some buses end their route before reaching the university campus. Only those with the special sign "Ciudad Universitaria" behind the windshield serve the school site. You should get off the bus at the first stop inside campus. All bus routes end at their third stop inside campus. The bus fare ($ar 1.25) must be paid onboard using coin-operated ticket machines. You do not need to pay the exact fare, but you must pay with coins (the driver will not provide change).

 


Hotel Information

Most participants and speakers have reservations at the Ker Urquiza Hotel.

Other options are:

Ker Belgrano Hotel
Vuelta de Obligado 2727
Tel: (54 11) 4789 9383

Cristal Palace
Ciudad de la Paz 2550
Tel: (54 11) 4786 1700
E-mail: info@cristalpalace.com

Cabildo Suites Apart Hotel
Av. Cabildo 1950
Tel: (54 11) 4780 1900
E-mail: cabildostventas@orho-hoteles.com.ar

Hotel Sarum
Quesada 2370
Tel: (54 11) 4704 0039
E-mail: hotelsarum@yahoo.com

Hotel Mordomo
Ciudad de la Paz 2942
Tel: (54 11) 4544 2711
E-mail: hotelmordomo@fibertel.com.ar

Hotel Impala
Libertad 1215
Tel: (54 11) 4816 0430
E-mail: reservas@hotelimpala.com.ar

Hotel Embajador
C. Pellegrini 1181
Tel: (54 11) 4326 5302
E-mail: reservas@embajadorhotel.com.ar

 

Ayacucho Palace Hotel
Ayacucho 1408
1111 Buenos Aires - República Argentina
Tel/fax: 54 11 4806-1815/0943
Gerencia: gerencia@ayacuchohotel.com.ar
Reservas: reservas@ayacuchohotel.com.ar

Hotel Bel Air
Arenales 1462
Tel: (54 11) 4021 4000
E-mail: reservas@hotelbelair.com.ar

Prince Hotel
Arenales 1627
c10611bb Buenos Aires - República Argentina
Tel/fax: 54 11 4811-8004
E-mail: princehotel@arnet.com.ar

Alfa Hotel
Riobamba 1064
Tel: (54 11) 4812 3719
E-mail: reservas@alfahotel.com.ar

El Castillo
M. T. De Alvear 1893
Tel: (54 11) 4813- 2048

More Lodging Information

 

Weather

Argentina and Buenos Aires are located in the southern hemisphere, so seasons are opposite of the northern hemisphere countries. Therefore, the summer (and hot) period in Argentina is in December.

Temperatures in Buenos Aires during this month are usually arround 20 C° (77° F).

Check the current weather.

Maps

Buenos Aires
City Map

Campus Pictures

Set 1
Set 2

Currency Conversion

Argentine Peso Exchange Rate

Tourism

City Guides in English

Centro Cultural General San Martin

Guide to Argentina

Tango

En español

Various