Venue information

The MOVE workshop will be held at Ifremer in Brest (France) in the 'salon de l'océan' on November 24-27, 2014.

Coming to Brest by air or train

The Brest airport (BES) has several links with French and foreign cities (Paris, Lyon, London, ...). Airlines include Air France, FlyBe (from UK), Easyjet (Paris CDG, Lyon), etc. Check the BES airport website.

By train, from Paris Montparnasse station, it takes 4h00 to 4h30 to reach Brest using the TGV fast train. Brest is at the line terminus. Check the SNCF train company website.

Coming to the Ifremer

Address: Ifremer, Technopôle Brest Iroise - 29280 Plouzané, France - Google map link

The easiest way to get to the Institute is to take public transportations:

take the bus line nr. 2. from the train station, city center directly to Ifremer (bus stop "Piccard").

take the tram (line A), direction Porte de Plouzané, Porte de Plouzané stop, and then take bus line nr. 2 (bus stop "Piccard")

 The BIBUS public tranpostation network map is available here: BIBUS plan


We have an agreement with several hotels in Brest. When booking your room, ask for Ifremer special rates. Rates include 1 night and breakfast and are subject to availability of hotels rooms. Occupancy tax is not included.

Below is a suggestion of few hotels with preferential rates.




Site internet

Le Continental ****

82 rue de Siam

97.90 €

Abalis **

7 avenue Clémenceau

66.50 €

La Gare **

2 boulevard Gambetta

61.00 €

La Rade **

6 rue de Siam

69.00 €

Les gens de mer **

44 quai de la Douane

57.00 €

You can find a comprehensive list of hotels located in Brest on the Brest tourism office website. 

On Tuesday 25th, a social dinner is proposed to all participants (30 euros, from 19:30). The dinner will take place at 'La Base', 85 Quai Eric Tabarly, 29200 Brest (