City of CAEN
Situated in Normandy, about 2 hours from Paris and 10 minutes from the
beaches on the route to Mont Saint-Michel.
Caen is a dynamic metropolitan, founded in the 11th century
by Guillaume le Conquérant.
The city experienced heavy damage during the WWII but recovered to
become a vibrant center of science and industry.
The city has major educational institutions:
- Université de Caen Basse-Normandie (www.unicaen.fr),
with over 24,000 students and 1,300 faculty and research personnel.
- L'ENSICAEN, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Caen
with 9 research laboratories and over 500 researchers and staff.
of Caen Metropolitan
Le CENTRE DE CONGRÈS de
13, Avenue Albert Sorel,
HPCS 2010 will be held at Le CENTRE DE CONGRÈS de CAEN (www.caen-expo-congres.com)
in Caen. It is located at the city center. It is a
multi functional large facility that typically accomodates over a
thousand participants for several days. It is fully equiped
for a meeting of this kind, with many meeting rooms, amphitheatres,
halls, cafeteria, etc.