The workshop will be held in Institut de Recherche en Santé de l’Université de Nantes (IRS-UN).



8 quai Moncousu
44000 Nantes


The Health Research Center, Institut de Recherche en Santé de l’Université de Nantes is located in Nantes downtown and on the Loire river bank. It is closed to Nantes Atlantique International Airport and to Nantes railway station.


Several hotel are accessible by foot to reach the IRS-UN.
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Nantes Atlantique International Airport
Just 20 minutes from the city center, Nantes Atlantique International Airport links Nantes to the principal European cities via a dense international and domestic flight network. With more than 30 scheduled routes most of Europe's capitals are less than 2 hours away!

Tan-Air shuttle
From Monday through to Saturday, a shuttle runs between the airport and the city center every 20 minutes from 6:15 am to 23:15 pm. The Tan-Air shuttle takes you in front of the airport's Hall 1. A ride of about 20 min will bring you to the Commerce station closed to the Institut de Recherche Thérapeutique de l’Université de Nantes.

It takes about 20 min to reach downtown center from airport by taxi.
Costs for taxi are around 30 € from airport to downtown (prices supplied for information only).

Nantes railway station
Travelling by train is comfortable and easy. The TGV brings you from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes in 2 hours. There are 21 regular TGV departures per day with two direct links per day to and from Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport (Paris). The Nantes railway station is located at 10-15 min walking distance from the Institut de Recherche en Santé de l’Université de Nantes.

See the map here.

It takes around 6 min to reach IRS-UN from Nantes railway station by tram (ligne 1, direction “François Mitterand” or “Jamet”) by nord exit of railway station.
For plan your itinerary (departure: Gares SNCF (Nantes), Arrival: Nantes Commerce (Nantes)), you can use this link: