PadovaFiere - conference facilities
At the heart of Northeastern Italy, Padua’s exhibition centre is an ideal location for hosting meetings and conferences of all kinds. Organizing an event in Padua means offering your guests the opportunity to stay in a city rich in artistic treasures and historical monuments, a top destination of tourists from all over the globe.
SITUATED 30 Km from venice The city of Saint Anthony is strategically located within one hour’s drive of all the other cities of the Veneto region; 1-day or 1/2-day excursions to explore these places are available. At the threshold of Padua lie the Euganean Hills which offer moments for relaxation and enjoying nature. Padua also offers water boat excursions to and from Venice, an occasion to admire the elegant, historic villas that lie along the Brenta Riviera.
A TREASURE CHEST OF ART
Congress participants will not want to miss-out on a tour of Padua’s elegant city centre which is rich in splendid Medieval, Renaissance and modern architecture: a city which breathes a singular atmosphere, uniting metropolitan rhythms and millennial traditions. Not-to-be-missed is a visit to the Saint Anthony Cathedral, with its masterpieces by Donatello and Altichieri.. Padua is also the city of frescos boasting the treasures of Giotto at the Scrovegni Chapel, Giusto de’ Menabuoi at the Baptistery of the Duomo and Andrea Mantegna at the Eremitani Church. A visit to the city centre gives you the opportunity to sip a cup of Italian coffee in the Pedrocchi Cafè, and admire the Palazzo della Ragione as well as the historic University.
PadovaFiere manages conference facilities capable of hosting national and international events, and smaller meetings. These multi-purpose conference rooms are divided in 4 interlinked areas:
MADE TO MEASURE CONFERENCE SERVICES
PadovaFiere’s wealth of experience in the conference sector is key to offering organizers top quality services: from banqueting to promotional activities to press services to organizing reception services and the registration of participants.
Other services available include security services, access control certification, interpreting and multilingual call center, photographic and audio-visual services. Furthermore, fittings can be personalized according to the type of conference and customer needs.
Stand construction • Insurance • Electricians • Plumbers • Customs • Photographer • Plants and flowers hire • Audio visual service • Cleaning • Translation and hostess services • Security and night watch • Courier-transport-handling of goods
FIRST CLASS HOSPITALITY AND TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
The conference centre is situated 500 m. from the train station and 30 kilometers from Venice Airport. Travelling into Padua by car is easy too, the exhibition is 5 minute’s drive from the main highway exit of Padua East. Specific shuttle bus services from the airport with on-line booking can be easily organized. Three top class hotels are located within a 1 Km radius.
Participants can also choose from a variety of hotels in the thermal spa area of the Euganean Hills, with spectacular scenery and lots of relaxing activities available, all within 20 minute’s drive from Padua.