Next editions

Location to be decided

Past editions

2018 - Bolzano-Bozen, Italy

The seventh edition was held at the Free University of Bolzano-Bozen, on July 3-10, 2018

2017 - Roma, Italy

The EASS 2017 Class
The EASS 2017 Class

The sixth edition was held at FIDAF, Rome, on July 3-8, 2017.

2016 - Catania (Sicily), Italy

The 5th edition was held at the Palazzo della Scienza, in the center of Catania (July 5-12, 2016).

2015 - Chania (Crete), Greece

Fourth edition held at the Mediterranean Agricultural Institute of Chania (MAICh), Chania, Crete, Greece (July 7-14, 2015)

2014 - Urumqi (Xinjiang), China

Cancelled for security reasons

2013 - Imola (Bologna), Italy

Class picture
Class picture

Third edition held in Palazzo Vespignani, Imola, Bologna, Italy (August 28 - September 4, 2013)

2012 - Imola (Bologna), Italy

Social event
Social event

Second edition held in Imola, Palazzo Vespignani.

2011 - Bertinoro (Forlì-Cesena), Italy

Class picture
Class picture

First edition held at the University Residential Centre of Bertinoro (Ce.U.B.)

How to reach the School venue

The summer school will take place at the Campus la Gaillarde INRA / Montpellier SupAgro

 2, place Pierre Viala

 34060 Montpellier Cedex 2, France

The University

campus is close to the centre of town, 1500 metres from the Arc de Triomphe (Port du Peyrou) and 3 km from the Central Station.

How to reach Montpellier

Montpellier can be reached in several ways.

An overview is available here.


By airplane

- Aéroport Montpellier Méditerranée


From Montpellier Méditerrannée airport, take the shuttle (navette) to downtown Montpellier. Take the tramway line 1 (blue) direction Mosson and stop at the train station. From there, take bus n° 6 near the square, on the left, direction Euromédecine / Stop at Pierre Viala.


 Buses are running from 6am to 9pm.


More information:

By train

The town is served by high speed trains both at the Montpellier St. Roch Central Station and at the Montpellier Sud de France railway station (far from the center).

By car

Montpellier can be reached through the A9 and A75 motorways.

Travel to Montpellier