Here are some important last minute updates regarding our CIMug meeting next week in Milan, which will be held at the CESI facility some distance from the hotels. Buses will be provided for transportation to/from the meeting:
**Transportation to and from CESI facility (Address Via Rubbattino, 54) where the CIMug meeting will be held:
- Buses will be at the Hotel Cristoforo Colombo, Corso Buenos Aires, 3, Milan. People staying at the Hotel Felice Casati can walk (5 to 7 blocks) to Hotel Cristoforo Colombo to catch the buses.
- Meet in the lobby of the hotel at 7:30 AM each day (Tuesday – Friday), when we will start loading the buses to depart for the meeting.
- If you are not staying at either the Hotel Cristoforo Colombo or the Hotel Felice Casati, you can take the Metro RED Line and stop at Porta Venezia. When you exit on the street, the hotel is only 10 meters on your left
- There is a separate bus schedule for each day for to return to the hotel from the meeting (see the Agenda for daily schedules for bus departures)
**If you are NOT taking the bus to the meeting, you can take a taxi – cost is 15 -20 Euros each way OR take the Metro/public Bus.
**Instructions for the Metro to CESI:
o RED Line in the direction of “SESTO FS”
o After 2 stops – exit LORETO change the metro and take GREEN Line in the direction of “Gessate”
o After 2 stops – exit at LAMBRATE FS
o Will take the public bus #75 RED (not Black) – arrive at CESI, via Ruttattino 54
**For entrance into CESI facility, you must have either a passport or proper identification with a photo to present at the entrance gate each day.
**Wednesday, June 16
o TERNA is sponsoring a “happy hour” at the GLOBE (www.globeinmilano.it), which will include a bar and heavy appetizers for the meal. Happy Hour will start at 20:15 (8:15 pm) and end whenever you wish to leave.
**Check the agenda on the Milan CIMug Meeting Site for the final agenda with more details on times for events and buses.
**For your information, we have 87 attendees registered and expect to have 100+ actually attending.