IESS 2.3 will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, which is a global city, a financial centre, and a worldwide centre for diplomacy. The conference and associated workshops will be held in the building called UNI-MAIL of University of Geneva.

UNI-MAIL – University of Geneva

Address: Bd du Pont d’Arve 40, 1205 Genève

Room MR070 – This room is on the ground floor, opposite the main tram entrance, on the left.

How to reach the venue

The Geneva public transport system goes everywhere and is reliable. The dedicated website is

From the airport to Uni-Mail:

Take a train to Geneva, then take the tram No15 direction Palettes, stop Uni-Mail.

All trains from the airport stops in Geneva main station (called Gare Cornavin). 

From the train station to Uni-Mail:

Tram No15 direction Palettes, stop Uni-Mail.

From the city center to Uni-Mail:

Tram No17 direction Lancy-Pont-Rouge, stop Uni-Mail.


The hotels offer a free public transport ticket for the entire stay in the hotel. Usually, they send the ticked by email as a PDF. In case you book your room via an intermediate platform, please, contact the hotel directly and ask for the public transport ticket.

with indicative prices as of 1/12/2022 for 1 person – 2 nights for the IESS 2.3 period

Starling Hotel Residence Genève      4 Route des Acacias, Genève, 1227, GE       312 CHF

Hôtel Carmen SA       5 rue Dancet, 1205 GE           very near                                161 CHF

ACCOMODATION near Railways station but not so far with the light rails/ tram 15 – 17

Hotel Astoria  6 place de Cornavin 1201 GE                                                           168 CHF

Hotel Cornavin           23 Bd James-Fazy, 1201 GE                                                 272 CHF

Hotel De Geneve        Place Isaac-Mercier 1, Genève, 1201                                   188 CHF