Date: 13 December 2018 to 14 December 2018
Location: Fondazione Collegio San Carlo, via San Carlo 5, Modena (IT)


Dear MaX Partners, it’s time meet to start the new MaX EU project (n. 824143). We would like to host you in Modena for two days.

Modena Cathedral UNESCO World Heritage site

Tentative agenda: download here the pdf file

Wednesday, December 12, 2018, from 18.00 to 20.30: GET TOGETHER 
Thursday, December 13, 2018, from 9 to 18: KICK-OFF Meeting DAY 1 @ Fondazione Collegio San Carlo
Friday, December 14, 2018, from 9 to 16: KICK-OFF Meeting DAY 2 @ Fondazione Collegio San Carlo

Registration here 

Please register before December 11, 2018!!!

How to reach us:
By plane: The closest airport is Bologna Airport “Guglielmo Marconi” (40 Km). From there you can take the Airbus, a bus that runs directly to Modena every two hours. Tickets are available onboard: one-way fare is € 15.00, round trip is € 25.00. To go to the city centre (where hotels and the Meeting venue are) stop at “Largo Garibaldi”. 
A bus service connects the airport to the railway station Bologna Centrale; from Bologna Centrale, follow “by train” instructions). 

You can reach Modena by taxi and it costs € 78.00.
There are 2 taxi companies in Modena offering this service:
Cotamo | ph. +39 059 374242 | website 
Area Taxi | ph. +39 059 212100 | website 

By train: Take a look at the Trenitalia time schedule.
The railway station is connected to the city centre by buses no. 7 and 7A. Bus stops are in the railway station square.
One-way ticket costs €1.50 and can be purchased at machines on board (info)

By car: follow the highway A1 or A22 and exit at Modena Nord (if you come from North), Modena Sud (if you come from South). Then follow instructions to city centre.

Venue: Fondazione Collegio San Carlo, via San Carlo 5, Modena Google maps

The FSC Theatre: venue of the plenary sessions of MaX Kick-Off Meeting

Social Dinner @ SUGO | Vicolo dell’Albergo | google maps


Where to stay 

Selected hotels offering special rates for meeting attendants
***Hotel Libertà, via Blasia 10 | ph. +39 059 222365 |  Google maps

Single Room € 70,00
Double Room for single use € 85,00
Double Room € 96,00

****Hotel Canalgrande, corso Canalgrande 6 | ph. +39 059 217160 | Google maps

Single Room € 84,00
Double Room for single use € 99,00
Double Room € 110,00

***Hotel Cervetta5, via Cervetta 5 | ph. +39 059 238447 | Google maps 

Single Room € 75,00 - 85,00
Double Room for single use € 110,00
Double Room € 140,00


Please note

  • The room rates listed above are special rates for MaX Kick-off Meeting, please name the event when booking by e-mail or phone.
  • The payment of a City Tax (from € 2,00 to € 3,00 per person per night) will be requested. 
  • Rates include breakfast.

More options about accommodation in Modena can be found at

For any issue, please contact