Travel & accommodation


Workshop | Lecce, 11 - 14 July 2017

LifeWatch Italy and EUDAT organise the workshop Ontology & Semantic Web for Research, which will take place in Lecce, in the fascinating historical framework of Monastero degli Olivetani (University of Salento) from 11 to 14 July 2017.

Maximum 40 people are admitted, therefore, registration is mandatory and expires on 23/06/2017.


From Brindisi Airport:

Approximate distance: 50 km

By Bus: Take bus COTRAP (the bus stop is on the right of arrival area). The bus takes about 40 minutes and it stops to Lecce at the Foro Boario/City Terminal.

By Air-Shuttle: Shuttle service specialised in transporting passengers to and from Brindisi Airport and their Hotels with rates of 20 euros. You can book your transportation online at

From Bari Airport:

Approximate distance: 150 km

You should take the train from the airport to the central train station and then take the train to Lecce (please visit to check the time schedule).


Special Room Rates University of Salento:

Grand Hotel Tiziano e dei Congressi: Guestroom rates: 70€ for single classic room and 80€ for superior. It is ideally located next to the airport bus stop and workshop venure. Old town is 10′ walking distance.

To book at our special fares, please state “University of Salento” when you book:

B&B located in the old town:


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