Attending HFM22

Venue

The conference will be held in the Campus des Cordeliers, a landmark belonging to Sorbonne University.  It is located next to the Luxembourg garden, in downtown Paris, in the 6th arrondissement. It is also close to the Quartier Latin.


Venue location

The campus address is 15, rue de l'Ecole de Médecine. It is easily accessible by public transport :

  • By metro, line 4 or 10 (Odéon station)                                                 
  • By RER B, Saint-Michel or Luxembourg stations                                   
  • By RER C, Saint-Michel Station                                                              
  • By bus, lines 27, 38 or 58 (Rue des Ecoles or Odéon stops)                              
  • There is a car park nearby (fee applies)

Travel to France

Visa

All visitors require a valid travel document to enter France.
As visa requirements vary for each country, we strongly advise you to check visa requirements with the French embassy in your country or online, prior to your departure.
For further information on visa application to France, please visit the official government website : https://france-visas.gouv.fr/

An invitation letter may be requested once you are registered. If you require an invitation letter for your visa application, please sent us a request.

At the airport

To get to central Paris from Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport, the easiest way is to take the RER B. RER B stations in central Paris are Gare du Nord, Châtelet-les-Halles, Saint-Michel Notre-Dame and Denfert-Rochereau. You can download a map of the connections between Paris airports and central Paris here.

In Paris

Once in Paris, the easiest way to travel around is to use the metro. A map of the Paris metro is available here, do not hesitate to check the RATP website too.

Covid rules

Since February 2022, new rules apply to travellers to France.  You can also find more detailed informations on the Interior Ministry's website.
While in Paris, as of April 2022, wearing a mask is mandatory in public transports, medical centers, hospitals, or pharmacies.  Masks are also recommanded in crowded places.

Hotels

Here is a short list of hotels which are within walking distance of the conference site.

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