Padova: Linked Heritage Fifth Plenary Meeting and WP Technical meetings (Reserved to partners)


6-8 March 2013 - Linked Heritage events

University of Padua – Emeroteca Ca Borin Via del Santo 22


Wednesday 6 March

10:00-13:00: Training on MINT for LH content providers
14:00-17:00: WP7 Training on Lods

Thurday 7 March

9:30-13:00 Working group meetings

  • 9:30-10:45 WP7 meeting
  • Coffe break
  • 11:15-13:00: WP4 meeting

13:00 Buffet Lunch

14:00-17:45 Plenary meeting (First part)

18.00 Guide Tour to Teatro Anatomico and Cattedra di Galileo (registration requested)
20.30 Social Dinner (registration, each participants pays for himself)

Friday 8 March 

9:00-13:00 Plenary meeting (Second part)

14:00-17:00 Working group meetings

  • WP3 meeting


It is now possible to register to Linked Heritage plenary meeting, WG meetings, training workshops and social events which are planned in Padua on March 6th to 8th 2013.

The registration form is available at: Please, make separate registrations for all the people who are coming for your organisation.


How to reach Padova


The nearest airport is the "Marco Polo" airport in Venice, 20 kilometers (12 miles) east  from Padova. 

Other airports: Treviso (62 Km), Verona (86 km), Bologna (120 km)

The best way to go to Padova from Venezia airport is by bus (1 hour). You can take a FSBUSITALIA bus (blue buses). Tickets can be purchased in the Arrivals Hall, at the ATVO booth (cost  8.50 euros). The tickets can also be bought on board bus (10  euros). Exit the Arrivals Hall and turn right. You must get off at the bus station in Padova.

Note that the taxi rank is in front of the railway station, 2 minute walk from the bus station .

You can also take a bus to Venezia-Mestre and there take a train to Padova. From Venezia airport you have to take an ACTV bus (orange buses) or ATVO FLYBUS bus and get off at the Venezia-Mestre railway station.  You can buy tickets at the automatic ticket machines.

All the trains going from Venezia-Mestre to Milano, Bologna  or Roma, plus several local trains, stop in Padova. For info check the Italian Railway Web pages (Trenitalia).

From Venice Marco Polo Airport you can also reach Padova by a shuttle service. That is more expensive, but will leave you exactly at your hotel. You can choose two different companies (reserve a seat at least 24 hours in advance):

tel.: +39-049-8707840
FAX: +39-049-8705050
Fare: at most 31 euros (depending on the number of people travelling)

tel.: +39-049-8601426
fax: +39-049-8601642
Fare: at most 30 euros (the price can be lower, depending on the number of people travelling)

How to reach the venue

The Training workshops (MINT and VLE/LOs), the Plenary and the
WGs technical meetings will be held at the:
Emeroteca di Ca' Borin,
Via del Santo, 22 - 35123 Padova


From the railway or bus  station: get on the TRAM (direction CAPOLINEA SUD Guizza) and get off at "Ponti romani" . Walk towards Via San Francesco -> Via del Santo (about 5 minutes) .

Other useful information

Selected hotels

Closest hotels to the meeting place:

Other Hotels

Getting around (transports and maps)

Discovering Padua (general information on Padua)

Healthcare and primary services


Documents to download