Practical information

September 8 and 9, 2014 at the Palais Brongniart

The first two days of the Convergences World Forum will be held at the Palais Brongniart in Paris.

Palais brongniart

The Palais Brongniart : 28, Place de la Bourse – 75002, Paris

Getting to the Palais Brongniart

Line 3 – Bourse station
Click here to access the subway map

Lines 20, 29, 39, 48, 67, 74, 85 – Bourse station

September 10, 2014 at Paris City Hall

The third day of the Convergences World Forum will be held at Paris City Hall.

Hotel de ville paris

Paris City Hall : Main entrance : 3 rue Lobau – 75004, Paris

Getting to Paris City Hall

Lines 1 and 11 – Hôtel de ville station
Line 14, RER lines A, B, D – Châtelet les Halles station
Click here to access the subway map

By car
City Hall underground parking lot with direct access to the Forum
3 rue de la Tacherie Angle quai de Gesvres, 75004 Paris


Getting to Paris

From the airport

RER D: Châtelet les Halles station
Train lines from Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports call at Châtelet les Halles.

Air France shuttles: More information
Leaving every 20/30 minutes between 6 AM and 10.30 PM

Line 1
Gare Montparnasse < > Invalides < > Etoile < > Aéroport Paris-Orly
Etoile – Invalides – Gare Montparnasse / Paris-Orly
Paris-Orly / Gare Montparnasse – Invalides – Etoile

Line 2
CDG < > Paris-Porte Maillot < > Paris-Place de l’Etoile (Arc de Triomphe)

Line 4
CDG < > Paris-Gare de Lyon < > Paris-Gare Montparnasse

Click here to find a Velib’ station

For convenience purposes, Paris City Council proposes a unique phone number:

(+33) 1 45 30 30 30 (local fee applies)

You can also book your taxi through dedicated taxi companies’ phone services and websites:

By car
Plan your trip and check traffic information in the Paris area.

By train

Staying in Paris

Please find below a list of hotel nearby the location of the World Forum:

Hôtel France Albion
11 rue notre dame de lorette – 75009, Paris Map here

Hôtel Vivienne
40 Rue Vivienne – 75002 Paris Map here

Hibiscus République
66, rue de Malte – 75011 Paris Map here

Hôtel de Sèze
16 Rue de Sèze – 75009 Paris Map here

Hotel Britannia
24, rue d’Amsterdam – 75009 PARIS Map here

Hôtel Victoria
2 bis Cité Bergère – 75009 Paris Map here


Pavillon Opera Bourse
15 Rue Geoffroy-Marie – 75009 Paris Map here

Hotel Ascot Opera
2 rue Monsigny – 75002 Paris Map here

Daunou Opéra
6 Rue Daunou – 75002 Paris Map here

Hôtel Baudelaire Opéra
61 rue Sainte Anne Paris – 75002 Paris Map here

Hôtel Mondial
5 Cité Bergère – 75009 Paris Map here

Ibis Paris Grands Boulevards Opera
38 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre – 75009 Paris Map here

Mercure Paris Lafayette
7 rue de Trévise – 75009 Paris Map here


Golden Tulip Opera de Noailles Hôtel
9 Rue de la Michodière – 75002 Paris Map here

To book a hotel online, click here.

Getting a visa

See this page for further information on how to apply for a Schengen visa – short stay.

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