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Published on 12 September 2019

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Venue

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The workshop "Alg'in Provence" 1-2 October 2019 will be organized in Arles, France.

Palais des Congrès - Arles

http://www.congres-arles.com/


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Site visit

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A site visit (DAY3) will be organised at LUMA foundation, "Atelier LUMA" with a focus on "Algae Platform" in Arles, France.
  •       - Date: 3 October, between 9:00 and 12:00 am
  •       - Visit duration: 1h30
  •       - Organisation: 2 groups of 25 participants each
        •             * Group1: 9:00-10:30 am
        •             * Group2: 10:30-12:00 am
  •       - Meeting point: LUMA foundation, Parc des Ateliers, Arles (a precise meeting point will be communicated later)

In more details, an introduction will be done on the cultural project of LUMA foundation. Participants will then walk around the "Atelier LUMA", a cross-disciplinary center for creating new and sustainable ways of using the natural and cultural resources of the bioregion.

Among different projects developed at Atelier LUMA, "Algae Platform" aims at highlighting the potentials of algae with wetlands as incubators for locally grown bio-materials and building an extensive network of scientists, engineers, farmers, makers and artists. For more information, click here.

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Luma foundation was established in 2004 by Maja Hoffmann to support the activities of independent artists and pioneers, as well as institutions working in the fields of art and photography, publishing, documentary, and multimedia. For more information, click here.

LUMA foundation  - Arles

https://www.luma-arles.org/en/luma/about/About-Luma.html


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How to reach Arles

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- By plane + car:

       -> Plane: destination Airport Marseille Provence - Aéroport 13727 Marignane

       -> Car: about 1h00 to Arles

- By train:

       -> TGV or regular trains: the train station is close to the city centre (10 min walk) - Avenue Paulin Talabot, Arles

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Workshop dinner

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All workshop participants are invited to join the Workshop Dinner on October 1, 2019 at 20:00, Palais des Congrès, Arles, France.

Palais des Congrès - Arles

http://www.congres-arles.com/


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Accommodations

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To find traditional hotels and hotel chains in Arles, please visit https://www.arlestourisme.com

Accommodation suggestions:


The most convenientIn front of the Palais des Congrès

Ibis Accor Hotels - Palais des Congrès

Avenue de la 1re Division France Libre, 13200 Arles

Ibis Budget: 50€ single room

Ibis Styles: 75€ single room​


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​In the city center

Le Relais de poste

2 rue Molière, 13200 Arles

83€ single room


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Grand Hotel Nord-Pinus

Place du Forum, 13200, Arles

99-120€ single room


Le Cloître

18, rue du Cloître, 13200 Arles

108-134€ single room



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L'arlatan

20, rue du Sauvage, 13200 Arles

149€ single room



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About Arles

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For more information about Arles, please visit https://www.arlestourisme.com

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