2020 EFMD Annual Conference

practical information

Venue and contact

emlyon business school,
23 avenue Guy de Collongue,
CS 40203, 69134 Ecully cedex
Tel: +33 4 78 33 78 00

Contact: Diana Grote


Early Bird Fee until 29 February included

  • EFMD Full member: € 1410 (€ 1175 + 20%VAT)
  • EFMD Affiliated member: € 1590 (€ 1325 + 20%VAT)
  • EFMD non-member: € 1770 (€ 1475 + 20%VAT)

Normal Fee until 30 April

  • EFMD Full member: € 1650 (€ 1375 + 20%VAT)
  • EFMD Affiliated member: € 1830 (€ 1525 + 20%VAT)
  • EFMD non-member: € 2130 (€ 1775 + 20%VAT)

Late Fee from 1 May

  • EFMD Full member: € 1770 (€ 1475 + 20%VAT)
  • EFMD Affiliated member: € 1950 (€ 1625+ 20%VAT)
  • EFMD non-member: € 2250 (€ 1875 + 20%VAT)


Cancellations must be confirmed in writing. If EFMD receives notice of your withdrawal 01/05/2020, a cancellation administrative fee of (75€ + 20% VAT) will be charged. Thereafter, we regret that we are unable to refund any fees. However, in such cases substitutes are welcome at no extra cost as long as EFMD receives notification of the name, title and address of the substitute.

Please note that the list of participants is printed on April 24, 2010. If you register after that date your contact details will not be included in the list.

Also note that if we haven't received your payment (or proof of payment) before the list is printed on 18 May 2020 your contact details will not be included in that list.


Radisson Blu Hotel, Lyon
129, Rue Servient 69003 Lyon, France


  • Standard Single Room: 179,00€
  • Standard Single Room (Double occupancy): 194,00€
  • Superior Room: 199,00€

Buffet breakfast included
City Tax: 2,50€/person/night
Check-in: 15h00
Check-out: 12h00 

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The Radisson Blu Hotel in Lyon is conveniently located in the heart of the city center. Being one of the highest buildings, decorating the skyline with its distinctive pyramid shape, it is easy to find in the hotel's business district. With easy access to public transport, our location is ideal for business and leisure travelers.

Situated within the Tour Part-Dieu, which also serves as a tram stop, the hotel is directly connected to the city's public transportation and within walking distance to tram and train networks. From the Rue de la Villette Station, only 300 meters from the hotel, you can easily travel to the Lyon–Saint Exupéry International Airport in less than 30 minutes. At the TGV Part-Dieu Station, 300 meters from the hotel, trains connect to Paris and much of the Rhône region.

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Lyon is located in the heart of a district in full extension and transformation currently. For this reason, expect modifications when accessing the hotel. We will do our best to have the latest information available for you to find your way easily.


 Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

20, Quai du Docteur Gailleton, 69002 Lyon, France


  • Single Room: 210,00€
  • Single Room (Double occupancy): 230,00€

Buffet Breakfast included
City Tax: 3,30€/person/night
Check-in: 15h00
Check-out: 12h00

The 5-star Sofitel Lyon Bellecour hotel is located in the city center, close to tourist sites and shops. The Michelin-star restaurant Les Trois Dômes offers a unique gastronomic experience with panoramic views of the lights of Lyons. Two "Clefs d'Or" concierges, room service, free WIFI access, as well as a fitness room and hammam provide a high-end service.

The Sofitel Lyon Bellecour enjoys a choice location in the heart of the city, just a few minutes from the Perrache and Part-Dieu TGV stations, and with easy access to St Exupéry airport. Whether you love good food or a stroll, you will be charmed by the prestigious boutiques, the traditional Lyonnaise restaurants (bouchons), the Saint Jean district known for its little streets and alleyways (traboules). Culture lovers will enjoy the Fourvière basilica, Lyons opera, Musée des Confluences and silk museum

The hotel's central location means you can explore the main tourist attractions on foot: museums and theatres, the Opéra, and the historic areas of Vieux Lyon and Fourvière. The hotel is near many restaurants and boutiques.


Arriving in Lyon

1) From the airport to the city center:

By taxi:
It takes between 30 and  60 minutes from the airport to the city centre. Costs vary between 70 and 100 EUR.
Uber is also available in Lyon.

By public transport:
You can take the tramway shuttle “Rhone Express” from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport to the main train station “Gare Part-Dieu”. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes. Departure every 15 minutes from 4.25am to midnight (Every 30 min from 4.25 am to 6 am and from 9 to midnight).

Guests staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel Lyon will be able to walk there from the station.

For those staying at the Sofitel Bellecourt Hotel, please take metro line B towards “Gare d’Oullins” and get off at the stop “Saxe-Gambetta”. From there, please take metro line D towards “Gare de Vaise” and get off at the stop “Bellecour”.

A single ticket costs 1,90 EUR. A 72h pass costs 15,50 EUR. Please click here for more information about the public transport network.

Welcome reception:

The welcome reception will take place at “Palais de la Bourse de Lyon”, Place de la Bourse. A taxi from the Part-Dieu train station will take between 15 and 30 minutes and costs 16-20 EUR.  

To reach the dinner venue by public transport from the Part-Dieu train station, please take metro B in direction of “Charpennes” and get off at the final stop “Charpennes”. From there, please take metro line A towards “Perrache” and get off at the stop “Cordeliers”. The dinner venue is situated in 1 minute walking distance.

2) From the airport to emlyon:

By taxi it takes between 45 and 90 minutes to reach emlyon and costs will be between 80 and 100 EUR.

Useful links

Website Lyon Airport: https://www.lyonaeroports.com/en/
Website public transport network TCL : https://www.tcl.fr/
Navette Rhone Express: https://www.rhonexpress.fr/

Website Lyon tourist office: https://www.lyon-france.com/