ESOF 2018 Toulouse Venue

The EuroScience Open Forum 2018 is held in the Toulouse city center, in the district named Compans-Cafferelli. The venue allows:

  • comfortable, modern congress conditions
  • easy access from outside Toulouse and within the city
  • hotel accommodation at reasonable distance
  • direct metro connection
  • easy planning of tourist and technical visits in Toulouse and the Occitanie region


The Congress venue combines the buildings described below. Note that the sessions mainly take place at the Pierre Baudis Congress center, some at Hotel Mercure Toulouse Centre Compans and Palais des Sports.

Visualize the Congress Venue buildings on a map 


    Pierre Baudis Congress Center

    11 Espl. Compans Caffarelli, 31000 Toulouse

    The congress center serves as the central meeting location.



    Hotel Mercure Toulouse Centre

    Boulevard Lascrosses, 8 Espl. Compans Caffarelli, 31000 Toulouse

    The hotel is the neighboring building next to the congress center, with a direct internal link between the two buildings



    Palais des sports 

    This multi-sports arena is located in front of the congress center
   across the pedestrian square.



    Novotel Toulouse Centre Compans

    5 Place Alphonse Jourdain, 31000 Toulouse
    This hotel is situated at five minutes walking distance across 
   the Compans-Caffarelli park.



    Conseil Départemental de la Haute Garonne

    Entrance rue de la paix, 31000 Toulouse
    The Conseil départemental is situated at a four-minutes walking distance from the Centre de Congrès
                                                                                            the Compans-Caffarelli park.