Conference venue

The ECAS 6 conference takes place in two prestigious sites located in central Paris: at Sorbonne and Panthéon. These two historical buildings are located 200 meters from each other. One is still able to register on site, at the reception desk: 12, place du Panthéon.

Reception desk and Conference office opening hour

The reception of participants takes place from 8 am on July 8 at Pantheon (12, place du Panthéon). On the day of arrival, you will receive a badge holder and tote bag. To avoid unnecessary delays, we suggest you to print your badge in advance. For security reasons (Plan Vigipirate), please wear your badge at all time (even for activities outside the university, such as at Paris City Hall and Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain).
The premises will be open from 8 am to 9 pm.


Centre Panthéon : 12, place du Panthéon, 75005 Paris.
Phone/Tél: (0)6 85 22 21 36
Public transit access:
RER B : stations Saint Michel & Luxembourg
Métro : Line 10, station Cluny-La Sorbonne
Bus : Lines: 21, 27, 38, 82, 84, 85, 89

Centre Sorbonne : 17, Rue de la Sorbonne, 75005 Paris.
Phone/Tél: (0)6 85 22 21 36
Transit access:
RER B : stations Saint Michel & Luxembourg
Métro : Line/ligne 10, station Cluny-La Sorbonne
Bus : Lines: 21, 27, 38, 82, 85

Luggage room

Systematic security check will be carried out at the entrance of both sites, Sorbonne and Pantheon. To speed up your entry, it is much more convenient to come without luggage. If you do come with luggage, know that it will be searched. However, after this search, you may leave your belongings in the luggage room located at Pantheon.

Lunchtime at CROUS restaurant MABILLON

For those who have selected the lunch option when registering on the ECAS website, a university restaurant will welcome you.
The Mabillon restaurant serves various menus that will suit your dietary regime. The restaurant is located at 3 rue Mabillon, in the 6th district.
It is a 15 mn walk from conference venue, or you can go by bus (10 mn walk).
From the Sorbonne take bus 63 from station Cluny to station Église Saint-Sulpice (direction: Porte de la Muette).
From the Panthéon, take bus 86 from station Collège de France to station Église Saint-Sulpice (direction: Saint-Germain-des-Près).

Public transit

The RATP website is very useful to find your itinerary by metro, bus, tramway, or RER:
Single tickets (1.80 euros) allow you one trip on the metro, RER, tramway or buses lines. Purchasing a book of 10 tickets allows you to save 27%.
Do not buy tickets from strangers: they might be unsuitable or faulty and cost you a fine.

To withdraw money

There is a cash machine at 3 rue Soufflot, between the Luxembourg Gardens and the Pantheon.
For those who have lunch at CROUS, a distributor is located at 15 rue du Four, at the corner of the university restaurant.
During all 3-Day of the conference a publishers’ exhibition fair will be held. To facilitate your transactions at this event, please be sure that you have cash.


If you need a taxi, contact:
Taxis Bleus,, by phone: 36 09
Taxis G7,, by phone: 36 07

Contact in case of emergencies

Dial 15 for Emergency Medical Assistance (SAMU).
Defibrillators are available in all public places.
Police emergency, Dial 17
Fire Department, Dial 18