COGAIN Camp 2006

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COGAIN Camp 2006

04-08.09.2006, Turin, Italy

COGAIN camp is a major event where all the COGAIN's researchers and students meet each other and users.

COGAIN 2006: Gazing into the Future conference - open to public - Monday-Tuesday (4-5.9.) [ Program ]

Camp Program (internal events Wednesday-Friday 6-8.9)

COGAIN Camp 2006 program at glance

PhD Course on Eye-Computer Interaction: Eye Performance and Interface Design - parallel event, open to the COGAIN students.

(Registration is closed)

The camp is hosted by the Politecnico di Torino.


Politecnico di Torino - Sede "Lingotto" (Monday, Wednesday-Friday)
Aula Magna
via Nizza 230
10126 Torino, Italy

Servizio Passepartout (Tuesday only)
Comune di Torino
Via San Marino, 10
10134 Torino

Maps and Transportation

Maps showing how to get from the Camp hotels to the meeting places by public transportation:

  • From Hotel Orchidea
    • To Lingotto (all other days except Tuesday) (pdf)
    • To Servizio Passepartout (Tuesday), Part 1 (pdf), change, and then Part 2 (pdf)
  • From Hotel Lancaster
    • To Lingotto (all other days except Tuesday) (pdf)
    • To Servizio Passepartout (Tuesday) (pdf)
  • From Hotel Conte Biancamano
    • To Lingotto (all other days except Tuesday) (pdf)
    • To Servizio Passepartout (Tuesday) (pdf)


COGAIN members, Please note: if you register by the deadline using the registration form above, local organizers will make the room reservation for you. (This only applies to the members of COGAIN, others have to make their own hotel reservations.)

Hotel Orchidea
via C. Beaumont 31/c
10138 Torino Italy
Tel +39 011 4343114
Fax +39 011 4344378
     single room: 65 €
     double room: 75 €
Services: Reception, night porter, bar, breakfast hall, free Internet point, breakfast buffet, lift, garage and bus parking
Rooms: Equipped with bathroom, satellite tv and telephone, air conditioning
Position: Central position, near to Porta Susa Railway Station
Distance from Conference sites: About 40 minutes by public transportation

Hotel Lancaster
Corso F. Turati, 8
10128 Torino Italy
Tel +39 011 5681982
Fax +39 011 5683019
     single room: 86 €
     room for single use: 96 €
     double room: 129 €
Rooms: Satellite TV, mini bar, touch-dialing, air conditioning, modem line, hair-dryer.
Position: Located in the city business district, and 800 meters from the Porta Nuova railway station. 25 km from Caselle airport. Both easily reachable by public transportation, or, on request, with our private chauffeur.
Distance from Conference sites: About 20 minutes by public transportation

Hotel Conte Biancamano
Corso Vittorio Emanuele II 73
10128 Torino Italy
Tel +39 011 5623281
Fax +39 011 5623789
     single room: 85 €
     double room: 120 €
Services: The property, housed in a 19th century building, boasts an elegant atmosphere with frescoed interiors and all the necessary comforts for a pleasant stay, including a bar and private parking facilities. The reception desk is open 24 hours a day and a friendly and welcoming staff will be pleased to provide you information on the main events and attractions of the city. Lift/elevator, Credit card accepted, Room service, limited hour, Front desk - safety box, Front desk - 24 hour , Private parking, Luggage room, Bar, Pets accepted
Rooms: All rooms are furthermore equipped with direct dial phone, mini bar, satellite TV, heating and modem plug.
Position: enjoys a central location in Turin, close to the Porta Nuova railway station and the airport bus terminal.
Distance from Conference sites: About 20 minutes by public transportation

Hotel Le Meridien TURIN ART+TECH
Via Nizza 230
10126 Torino Italy
Tel +39 011 6642000
Fax +39 011 6642004
     room (single/double): 160 €
Rooms: The Art+Tech is the first five star hotel in Turin and is the ideal place to express the passion for excellence. Its welcoming and functional structure offers the most up-to date technologies to the executive clientele, while its evocative ambiences are the perfect surrounding to relax and recharge.
Position: The hotels are located in the building which once hosted the old Fiat car factory and are directly connected to the Lingotto exhibition and congress centres. Behind the conversion of the industrial area of the Lingotto into a multipurpose centre are the genius and creativity of the architect Renzo Piano.
Distance from Conference sites:
     Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: walking distance (50 mt)
     Tuesday: about 15 minutes by public transportation

Information about COGAIN Camp 2005

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