The MPSoC'05 seminar will take place at Relais de Margaux at Margaux in the South-West of France, near the city of Bordeaux in the Médoc region.

Relais de Margaux
chemin de l'Ile Vincent
F - 33460 Margaux
Tel. : +33 (0)5 57 88 38 30 / Fax : +33 (0)5 57 88 31 73



MPSoC bus
We hired a bus for MPSoC participants that will pick up passengers on Sunday July 10 at the following places:

  • departure at Bordeaux' railway station Saint Jean at 17h45
    Meeting point: in front of the hotel TERMINUS (opposite the railway station). The bus driver will wait for you there with a shield marked MPSoC and will then accompany you to the bus.
  • departure at Bordeaux' airport Mérignac at 18h15
    Meeting point: "Point info HALL B" (information desk in Hall B)

The bus will be marked "MPSoC".

Bus back to the airport/railway station: departure on Friday 15 July - 14h00.

By car
If you come from Paris on highway A10 follow the directions of Bordeaux/Merignac airport, cross the Aquitaine's bridge, take exit 7 Blanquefort/ Le Verdon. Then take departemental road D2 for 19 km (crossing the villages of Blanquefort, Macau, and Cantenac) until Margaux. Cross the village of Margaux, turn right at the sign "Relais de Margaux", and carry on a 2.5 more kilometres amidst vineyards till you reach the Relais de Margaux.

By plane
Margaux is 35 km by car from the airport of Bordeaux Mérignac.

By Train
It takes 3 hours to come from Paris on the high-speed direct link (TGV-Train à Grande Vitesse) to Bordeaux TGV railway station Saint Jean.  Margaux is 35 km by car from Bordeaux railway station.

By Taxi
From Mérignac airport and from Saint Jean train station, Relais de Margaux is a 20-minute drive by taxi (about 50 euros during working hours, 80 euros on Sunday and at night).


MPSOC'05 Hotel Registration Form

Accommodation at the Relais de Margaux amounts to 112,50 EUR/night/person in a shared double room (breakfast incl.) and to 175 EUR /night in a single room (single occupancy, breakfast incl.).

For children between 6 and 12 sharing their parents' bedroom, B&B amounts to 30 EUR/night. For children over 12 sharing their parents' bedroom or for accompanying adults, B&B amounts to 50 euros. There is no charge for children under 6 for B&B.

Room availability is guaranteed for reservations made until May 15, 2005 . For your hotel reservation, please complete this form in block letters, providing all requested information, and send this form to (printer friendly version):

TIMA Laboratory (Attn: Sonja Amadou)
46, Avenue Félix Viallet
38031 Grenoble CEDEX, France
Fax: +33 476 47 38 14         

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(vegetarian, non smoking, ...)

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