The exciting lineup for State of the Net 2016

We are looking forward to welcoming you to State of the Net 2016 on Friday and Saturday at the Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace in Trieste. Here is some useful information about the conference program and the location.

Schedule and speakers list are now complete: please check back the timetable in the next days, since there could still be some minor changes.

On Friday at 3pm we will host a special preview of the conference with the participation of local institutions: the president of the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia Debora Serracchiani and the president of Insiel Simone Puksic will be among the speakers. This part of the conference will be held in italian.

At 6:30pm we will introduce the international program of the conference with a keynote from Luca De Biasedriving us into this year’s theme (Facts.).

Saturday‘s program will begin at 9:30am. It’ll be an exciting day filled with keynotes and conversationsPlease note that English will be the working language. The morning session will continue until 1pm, while the afternoon session will go on from 3pmto 5:30pm. You will be able to enjoy complimentary Illy coffee during conference breaks.

Registration on both days will begin 1 hour before the event: your personalized badge is waiting for you at our reception desk (don’t worry: you can register on site if you decide to come at the last minute).

How to get there: Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace is placed on the seafront of Riva Mandracchio, in the historic city center of Trieste, only a few steps next to the magnificent Piazza Unità.

  • If you come by plane, Trieste airport is about 40 km far from the city center, but you’ll find public transportations or taxis to get in town.
  • If you come by train, it’s just a 15 minutes walk from Trieste Centrale station (or you could take bus number 8 or 10, stopping right in front of the hotel).
  • If you come by car, you’d better leave your car at SilosMolo 4 or San Giusto parks (please note that on Saturday all street level parking lots in the area will be forbidden for cruise embarkment).

Remember to use #sotn16 hashtag on your social channels. Keynotes and sessions will be also streamed live on our Facebook page.

State of the Net 2016 is a free event, thanks to the support of our partners: the Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia (coorganizer), InsielPromoTurismoFvgAssicurazioni GeneraliUniCreditAutovie VeneteFondazione CRTriesteilly and Trieste Port AuthorityNewsweek and Il Piccolo are the media partner.

See you in Trieste!

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