location and venue

12th Emile Argand Conference on Alpine Geological Studies (EGU serie)





The meeting will be held in the Montgenèvre resort. Scientific sessions will take place in the Montgenèvre’ cinema (rue des écoles) with rooms dedicated to talks, posters, and coffee breaks. For all information about the facilities, infrastructure and services in Montgenèvre (including the new Durancia spa center… take your swimsuit!), visit the website: http://www.montgenevre.com/. We strongly suggest the participants to accommodate in the Montgenèvre village, in order to promote scientific discussions in and out of the meeting framework. Indeed, the village of Montgenèvre is very close to the Briançon city, where the public lecture and gala dinner will be organized. Field trips will be organized in the vicinity of the meeting and will include the meals and the night inbetween the 2 days of excursion.





Montgenèvre can be reach by several means:



The closest airports to reach Montgenèvre are Torino (TRN) and Lyon (LYS) international airports.



The meeting will be hold close to the Briançon (France) and Oulx (Italy) railway stations. Shuttles are available from these railway stations up to Montgenèvre village. Briançon and Oulx can be reach by train from any large cities (Paris, Lyon, Torino… etc).



Bus lines directly connect Montgenèvre with Lyon, Grenoble and Briançon railway stations.



Montgenèvre is located at the French/Italian border, on the main road between Grenoble and Torino. We encourage car-sharing!





Montgenèvre and the overall Briançon region offer a wide range of hotels (from basic hotel to 4****), vacation apartments, guesthouses, camping…


The following sites may help you to find your best-suitable accommodation:





The address and contact of the tourism office of Montgenèvre is:

Office de tourisme

route d Italie

05100 Montgenèvre


Phone: (+33) 4 92 21 52 52

email: info@montgenevre.com