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 Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, sited in piazza Università 5, Bolzano, Italy.

The university

campus is right in the centre of town, 500 metres from the Bolzano-Bozen’s train station.

How to reach Bolzano-Bozen

Bolzano-Bozen can be reached in several ways.

An overview is available here.


By airplane

- Airport Verona (VRN), 1 hour 15 minutes drive from the Faculty

- Airport Innsbruck (INN), Austria, 1 hour 30 minutes drive from the Faculty

- The airports of Milano Malpensa (MPX), Venice (VCE), Bergamo (BGY) and Treviso (TSF) are also

viable choices.

- Airport shuttle are available from the main airports.


More information: get-there/travel- by-plane- to-south- tyrol

By train

The town is served by Italian, Austrian and German train companies:

- Trenitalia (Italy)

ÖBB – Österreichische Bundesbahn (Austria)


DB – Deusche Bahn (Germany)

By car

- Brennero Motorway A22, exit “Bolzano/Bozen Nord” or “Bolzano/Bozen Sud” (check traffic conditions on INFOTRAFIC)


The most convenient car park is in Piazza Verdi/Verdiplatz: “Parcheggio BZ-Centro – Parkplatz BZ-Mitte”: from the motorway exit, follow first the signs to the city centre, and then follow the

explicit signs to the car park.

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