EGEE IPv6 meeting

GARR headquarters

GARR headquarters

Via dei Tizii n° 6 - 00185 Roma
Mario Reale (GARR) , Mathieu GOUTELLE (CNRS/UREC)


The meeting will take place in Rome at GARR from the 19th to the 20th February 2007. GARR location map.

How to reach GARR from "Leonardo Da Vinci" Airport

To get to GARR from Fiumicino Airport you can take the "Leonardo Express" non-stop train to Termini Rome central station (departures every 30 min, ticket price € 11,00). This is the fastest and simplest way to get to Termini Station.

If you wish, you can choose instead the FM1 train (departures every 15 min, ticket price € 5,00) to Ostiense station and there take "B" line tube ("Metro linea B") to Termini station - way Termini-Rebibbia).

How to reach GARR from Ciampino Airport

To get to GARR from Ciampino Airport you can take the bus CO.TRA.L. from the "Arrivi" (arrivals) terminal to the underground station "Anagnina"; here take the"A" line tube ("Metro linea A") to Termini central station.

How to reach GARR from Termini station

From Termini station you can reach GARR by bus or by feet. By bus 492: reach the nearest bus stop, in via Volturno (about 300 metres walking) and take the bus until RAMNI/PORTA TIBURTINA. Note that your Underground ticket is also valid to ride the bus.

By feet (about 950 metres walking): from Termini Station, exit to via Marsala, turn right andwalk aside the station down to Piazzale Sisto V; then make a left turn to via dei Ramni until Piazza dei Siculi. Turn right crossing the square and, at the end, on the left, take via dei Tizii. GARR is at number 6 on your right hand side.

Hotel information

Here is the list of some hotels at walking distance from the GARR headquarters, most of them near Stazione Termini. Prices are indicative. No pre-booking or reservation has been made. Apart the first one, the others are about 10-20 minutes walk from GARR headquarters.

As a general map and a list , take a look at (on iE works fine, for firefox need to install a toolbar).

A selection of hotels close to GARR:

Useful links

  • TRENITALIA (italian national railways)
  • ADR (Rome Airports)
  • ATAC (the Rome's "RATP" :-) bus, underground...)
  • Monday, February 19
    • 2:00 PM 2:15 PM
      Words of welcome 15m
      Speakers: Dr Mario Reale (GARR) , Mr Mathieu GOUTELLE (CNRS/UREC)
    • 2:15 PM 2:30 PM
      Short update on latest gLite status 15m
      Speaker: Dr Mario Reale (GARR)
    • 2:30 PM 2:45 PM
      EUChinaGrid-WP2 status report 15m
      Speaker: Gabriella Paolini (GARR)
      more information
    • 2:45 PM 3:15 PM
      Short introduction on ETICS and its basics / DEMO on the IPv6 codechecker 30m
      Speakers: Dr Alberto Di Meglio (CERN) , Marc-Elian Begin (CERN)
    • 3:15 PM 3:45 PM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 3:45 PM 4:05 PM
      Test methodology 20m
      Speaker: Mr Mathieu GOUTELLE (CNRS/UREC)
    • 4:05 PM 4:25 PM
      The status of the testbed 20m
      Where we stand, next steps, status with regards to EUChinaGrid
      Speaker: Dr Mario Reale (GARR)
    • 4:25 PM 4:45 PM
      Demo: BDII on IPv6 20m
      Speaker: Xavier Jeannin (CNRS/UREC)
    • 4:45 PM 5:45 PM
      Discussion 1h
  • Tuesday, February 20
    • 8:50 AM 10:50 AM
      Plans for the next months 2h
      Methodology, testbed; Relations with JRA1; Relations with SA3; Relations with ETICS in the gLite framework.
    • 10:50 AM 11:20 AM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:20 AM 12:05 PM
      Organization of the activity 45m
      What are the involvement foreseen from each partner, responsible partner, etc.
    • 12:05 PM 12:50 PM
      Discussion 45m