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Venue Information

The 2011 WSIS Forum will be hosted by ITU and will take place at the Conference Centre of the International Labour Organization (ILO).

Venue
Conference centre of the ILO
(le Centre de conférences du BIT)
4 route des Morillons
CH-1211 Genève 22
Switzerland

In case of any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the WSIS Team.

Contact Form
Phone: +41 22 730 5111
Fax: +41 22 730 6453
E-mail: wsis-info@itu.int
Website: www.wsis.org

   
Badging Information

Please note that for on-site participants badges issued by ITU will be required to enter the Conference Centre ILO. The following will provide information on where and when the badges may be collected.

 

From Monday 16 May to Friday 20 May 2011

Badging desks will be located at Door 1 (PORTE 1) of the International Labour Organization (ILO)

Badging desks will be open from 08:30 - 12:00 and 13:30 - 17:00

On Monday 16 May, badging desks will open at 7:30

 

On Friday 13 May 2011 (afternoon) ONLY

Badging desks will exceptionnally be open at International Telecommunication Union (ITU) (Monbrillant building – 2, rue de Varembé – CH-1220 GENEVA)

Badging desks will be open from 14:00 to 17:00

 

Participants, especially if they are based in Geneva, are strongly advised to come and collect their badges on Friday afternoon at ITU.

   
Practical Information

 Conference centre of the ILO

  • Floor plan.

    • Level R2.

    • Level R3.

 Getting to conference centre of the ILO

  • From Gare Cornavin (train station)

    • Bus F from stop Gare Cornavin direction Gex ZAC/Ferney-Mairie, stop at BIT

    • Bus 8 from stop Gare Cornavin direction OMS, stop at BIT

    • Tram 13 or 15 from stop Gare Cornavin direction Nations, stop at Nations then take the bus 8 direction OMS or bus F direction Gex ZAC/Ferney-Mairie or bus 28 direction Parfumerie, stop at BIT

  • From airport Genève-Cointrin

    • Bus 28 from stop Aéroport direction Jardin Botanique, stop at BIT

    • Bus 5 from stop Aéroport direction Hôpital, stop at Crêts-de-Morillon then take the bus F direction Gare Cornavin or bus 28 direction Jardin Botanique, stop at BIT

  • From ITU

    • Bus 8 from stop UIT direction OMS, stop at BIT

  • From Palais des Nations UN (ONU)

    • Bus 8 from stop Nations, direction OMS, stop at BIT

    • Bus F from stop Nations, direction Gex ZAC/Ferney-Mairie, stop at BIT

    • Bus 28 from stop Nations direction Parfumerie, stop at BIT

 Find Accommodation

  • ITU Geneva accommodation information.

 More Practical Information

  • City Guides

    • City of Geneva tourism website.

  • Maps

    • Google maps (annotated).

    • Map - city of Geneva tourism website.

  • Transport

    • Geneva public transport (TPG).

    • Geneva international airport.

  • Weather

    • MeteoSwiss.

    • Weather Underground.

   
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