• Easy access

    Nantes Atlantique International Airport is 8 km and 20 min away from the city center, with a shuttle stop at the conference venue.
    All European capital cities are less than 2h away from Nantes, with 65 destinations served with daily direct flights : Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Basel, Berlin, Birmingham, Brussels, Budapest, Dublin, Edimburgh, Geneva, Lisbon, Liverpool, London, Madrid, Manchetser, Milan, Montreal, Munich, Prague, Rome, Tel Aviv, Vienna,…
    Paris and London, the leading European hubs, are well connected with multiple daily 1h-flights. Major full service and low-cost carriers fly to Nantes.
    With 15 departures per day, Nantes is approximately 2 hours from Paris on the TGV high-speed train. TGV connection to Charles de Gaulle airport (3h15) makes coming here all the easier!



    In summer, a pleasantly warm and sunny climate with minimal chances of rain ensures visitors the best opportunities for sightseeing and outdoor activities. The weather in August in Nantes is almost perfect, temperatures range from 20-28°C.

    Local time

    Nantes is as the main part of the country, France métropolitaine, which lies in central Europe and includes the capital Paris, spanning only 1 time zone: Central European Time.  


    France is one of the eleven founding members of the Eurozone. Other currencies are not widely accepted in France, so you will need to have Euros on you for your visit.
    All major credit and debit cards are accepted in France.


    Electrical outlets in France usually deliver power at 220-240 volts. It is much stronger than most North American sockets, which usually deliver 110-120 V. Power plugs in France have the particularity of being male and female at the same time. Electric plugs have 2 prongs and a receptacle in France.


    In Nantes like elsewhere in France, a service charge is always included in the bill. If you are particularly pleased with the service, you may certainly leave a few extra euros on the table. But this additional tip is neither expected nor necessary.  

  • EVENT PLANNER - Registration CONTACT
    26, avenue Jean Kuntzmann - 38330 Montbonnot, France
    Tel: +33 825 595 525 (0,15€/min*)
    Information desk: Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 17:00
    LOCAL OrganiSation
    LABERCA, National Veterinary College Nantes
    La Chantrerie - Route de Gachet
    44307 Nantes, France
    (*) Prices starting from fixed line incumbent, a surcharge may be applied by operators, counting the second after the first 45 seconds.

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