Location of conference

The site of the conference is the

Institute of Plant Molecular Biology (IPMB)
Biology Centre of the
Czech Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Branišovská 31/1160
370 05 České Budějovice

For maps of the location see the following links:

A few links to further web pages:


Directions to reach České Budějovice

  • By plane:
    • From Prague Airport:
      You can take the "Airport Express" bus to the main railway station and than continue by direct train to České Budějovice
    • From Vienna Schwechat International Airport:
      You can take a shuttle bus from the airport to the center of České Budějovice
  • By bus:
    Most international coaches to Prague terminate at the Florenc bus terminal, which is about 1.5 km or one metro station by line "C" to the main railway station.
    The boarding place for Student Agency Buses from Prague to České Budějovice is Prague "Na Knížecí" close to metro station "Anděl"; despite its name, these buses are not only for students.
  • By train:

Directions to reach conference venue

Take trolleybus line No. 3 of city transport from bus/train main station (see pictures 1 and 2) — bus stop "Nádraží" to bus stop "Jihočeská univerzita". It takes 6 bus stops (see picture). Go left and cross pedestrian crossing. Behind a car park you can see a red building signed in red "Biologické centrum Akademie věd České republiky".



Reservations for accommodation has do be done by participants themselves. We recommend: Hotels Hostels University dormitories
Quite a new, modern and comfortable rooms from 270 CZK (10 EUR)/night, close to the conference venue (5 min walk)
  • Pedagog (only in Czech, please ask us for help)
Low cost accommodation, max. 40 twin-bedded rooms, shared bathroom for 2 rooms, without breakfast, € 19/night