Congress Venue

Porto Antico di Genova
Centro Congressi, Calata Molo Vecchio 15, 16128 Genoa, Italy
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The “Magazzini del Cotone” Conference Center.
An event hosted at Genoa’s Conference Center located inside Porto Antico’s historical Cotton Warehouses is a guarantee of success.

A venue highly valued by meeting planners, able to meet all conference, convention, exhibit and entertainment requirements perfectly.

First, space.
Characteristic of the Congress Center is its flexibility which makes it an ideal venue for congresses, business conventions, incentive events, exhibitions, shows, catering.

A location justly ranked amongst Italy’s chief conference destinations.



How to reach the Congress Venue

From Airport

Taxi: about 15 minutes ride.

Bus: 30 minutes with shuttle bus Volabus (euro 6,00) – stop Piazza De Ferrari.

Than from Metro De Ferrari Stop/ S. Giorgio or 15 minute walk, direction Porto Antico.


From Train Station Genoa

15 minute walk direction Porto Antico

Bus: 10 minutes, line 1 or 9, from Marittima Principe F.S. to Piazza Caricamento Terminal

Subway: 5 minutes direction Brignole, San Giorgio Stop.


From Highway

Exit from Genoa Ovest and take speed city motorway direction; after 3 km exit at Genoa Porto Antico; at the end of the road continue 50 m. and turn right at 2nd intersection to access Porto Antico.


Congress Center Parking

Affordable parking is available in the Porto Antico Area and adjacent to the Conference center.


The car parks at the Porto Antico are subject to charges and available to the public until spaces are filled.

Parking lots P1 and P2 (Calata Gadda and Autosilo) are affiliated  with the 43 European Workshop for Rheumatology Research.

At the registration desk, it will be possible to obtain a  ticket to receive a 50% discount  upon payment upon exit.  The cost is €1.80/hour (to be discounted).


Genoa guarantees full sustainable mobility! In fact, one of the challenges launched includes taking into account the environmental impact of tourism-related transportation.

In addition, Treecycle electric bike services, and MiMoto and Zig Zag electric scooters, are always available!