St.-Petersburg - “the northern capital” of Russia – is located on the Neva River at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea. It is a major European cultural center (more than 200 museums). The conference will be held at the very beginning of so-called “white nights” when the twilight lasts almost all night. You can find some useful information about St.Petersburg here
VENUE OF THE CONFERENCE
The meeting will take place at the Saint Petersburg Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (5 Universitetskaya Nab). It is the central historical part of St.Petersburg where a lot of historical buildings and monuments are concentrated.
The information on how to get to the hotels from the Pulkovo Airport is given in the INFORMATION section of this web site.