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ORGANISING SECRETARIAT AND HOUSING BUREAU

The Organizing Secretariat is located at level 1 of the Congress venue - MiCo North Wing - according to the following schedule:

Tuesday, 10 October from 12.00 to 19.00
Wednesday, 11 October from 7.30 to 18.30
Thursday, 12 October from 7.30 to 18.30
Friday, 13 October from 7.30 to 13.30

Organizzazione Congressi Internazionali

OIC - Organizzazione Internazionale Congressi Srl
Viale Matteotti, 7 - 50121 Firenze
Tel. ++39 055 50351
Fax ++39 055 5001912
gise2017@oic.it

Registration and Hotel Accommodation: registrationgise@oic.it
Sponsor and Exhibition: sponsorgise@oic.it
Faculty and Scientific Program: facultygise2017@oic.it
Abstracts: abstractgise2017@oic.it
Clinical cases: casesgise2017@oic.it

CONGRESS VENUE

MICO

MICO - MILANO CONGRESSI

North Wing – Livello 1
Via Gattamelata, 5 - Milan
Pedestrian access - Gate 14-15
www.micomilano.it

CONGRESS MAPS

Download the “CONGRESS MAPS” in PDF format.

HOW TO REACH MICO

Linate

Take bus no. 73 in the "National Arrivals Exit" area all the way to the terminal in Piazza San Babila. Go down into the Metro. Here take the Red Line 1 (Rho Fiera Milano direction).

  • For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
  • For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.

Malpensa

The “MALPENSA EXPRESS” train service will take you directly from the airport to the centre of Milan in 40 minutes, arriving at the Ferrovie Nord “Cadorna” station.
Here take the Red Metro Line 1 (Rho Fiera Milano direction). 

  • For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
  • For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.

Orio al Serio

The “AUTOSTRADALE” or “AIR PULLMAN” bus service will take you directly from the airport to Milan Central Station in 60 minutes: then take the Metro Geen Line 2 (Abbiategrasso direction) and get off at “Cadorna”.
Here take the Red Line 1 (Rho Fiera Milano direction).

  • For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
  • For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.

Central Station – Garibaldi Station

Take the Metro Green Line 2 (Abbiategrasso direction) and get off at “Cadorna”. Here take the Metro Red Line 1 (Rho Fiera Milano direction).

  • For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
  • For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.

Stazione Cadorna

Here take the Metro Red Line 1 (Rho Fiera Milano direction). for the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
for the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.

From any of the ring roads circling Milan follows the signs to Fieramilanocity, or to any of the large Park & Ride car parks located close to these Metro stops:

  • Cascina Gobba (1800 cars). Green Line
  • San Donato (1800 cars). Yellow Line
  • Famagosta (3000 cars). Green Line
  • Bisceglie (1900 cars). Red Line
  • Lampugnano (2000 cars). Red Line

Buses & Trams

For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance:

  • Bus No. 78 – Eginardo/Colleoni stop

For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance:

  • Bus no. 78 – get off at Colleoni/Gattamelata
  • Tram no. 19 - get off at Boezio
  • Tram no. 27 - get off at Piazza 6 Febbraio

Metro

  • Liliac Line 5:
    For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Portello” stop – 80 m from the Congress Centre.
    For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Portello” stop, walk along via Colleoni and, on the right, via Gattamelata for approx. 450 m, otherwise get off at the "Domodossola FNM" stop, and walk about 600 m towards the Congress Centre.
  • Red Line 1:
    For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
    For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre
  • Green Line 2: get off at "Cadorna".
    For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: take Red Line 1 (going to RHO Fiera Milano) and get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
    For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: exit the subway and go to the railroad station above: take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.
  • Yellow Line 3: Get off at “Duomo”, switch to the Red Line 1 (RHO Fiera Milano direction).
    For the "viale Eginardo / viale Scarampo" entrance: get off at the “Amendola” stop – 700 m from the Congress Centre, or at “Lotto” approx. 800 m.
    For the "piazzale Carlo Magno / via Gattamelata" entrance: get off at the “Cadorna” stop, exit the subway and go to the railroad station above : take the first train departing and get off at the “Domodossola” stop – just 600 m from the Congress Centre.

PARKING 

Entrance Gate 13 - Via Gattamelata 
Parking lot - Largo 17 
Daily fee: € 15,00 VAT included per each car, direct payment at the parking entrance.

Available days: 

  • 9-12 October: 7.00-20.00
  • 13 October: 7.00-13.00 - following the gate becomes a free access to disassembly vehicles, the parked cars can still remain inside until the end of the disassembly.

WI-FI

Free wi-fi is available for participants in the Congress areas.

OFFICIAL LANGUAGES

Italian and English are the official Congress languages, simultaneous translation to English and Italian is provided in the Plenary room (SILVER) 11, 12 and 13 October for the morning sessions only.

BADGE

Each participant receives a name badge upon collecting the congress kit at the Registration Desk. The badge is the official congress document and must be worn at all times. Badges are colour-coded as follows:

TRANSPARENT Physicians
BLUE Nurses and Technicians
RED Faculty
YELLOW Sponsors

CERTIFICATES OF ATTENDANCE

Workstations are available in the exhibition area close to the bar (level 1) for participants to print the certificate of attendance.

LUNCH BOXES

Snack lunches for participants are offered by Major Sponsors and those companies organising the Sponsored Sessions at lunch time on 11 and 12 October. In order to enjoy the lunch boxes it is necessary to present the daily voucher at the distribution points located close to the meeting rooms, for PCR Peripheral sessions the points of distribution are inside the room.

COFFEE-POINTS

Coffee points are available in the exhibition area close to the bar (level 1) according to the daily Congress schedule.

E-POSTERS

E-touch workstations are available in the exhibition area close to the bar (level 1) for poster and clinical cases consultation.

START UP & INNOVATION

E-touch workstations are available in the exhibition area close to the bar (level 1) for consultation of the company profiles and further features of the sponsors that have joined this initiative.

GISE LEARNING CORNERS

Learning corners with advanced and innovative tools managed by GISE experts are available in different areas of the exhibition area (level 1) for live demonstrations and interactions with the participants thanks to the support of the industry. Please check the technical information and demo schedule with the trainers at each Learning Corner.

GISE LEARNING VILLAGE - TAC TAVI COURSE

In the Learning Village located in the exhibition (level 1) close to GISE Secretariat booth, it is possible to attend the GISE TAC TAVI Course on 11 and 12 October (15.00-18.00) titled "CT Imaging for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)”.
The Course participation is free but the places are limited, it is recommended to pre-register by sending an email of interest to the Organizing Secretariat OIC registrationgise@oic.it or reach the meeting room in good advance to check seat availability – first-come-first-served basis.