Conference venue

To attend the conference, please send an email to simple(at)

For the conference speakers: please fill in the form


Room 3 Conference Hall "Roberto Gusmani"
University of Udine
Palazzo Antonini-Cernazai
Via T. Petracco, 8
3100 Udine

Palazzo Antonini-Cernazai is located in the city center. If you are still looking for accommodation, we inform you that Udine is a small city, so any option in the city center or near it allows you to walk to the conference venue in a reasonable time.

From the railway station and the bus station (on Viale Europa Unita) you can take the bus (line 1 or 3), bus stop “Sello” (Piazza 1° maggio 12B). Five minutes walk from here. Please note that bus tickets are not sold onboard, but must be purchased before getting on the vehicle at tobacco shop near the bus stop and validated once on the bus.


Train timetables on the website


Route planner and the city car parks map on the website


The nearest airports to Udine:


MOM line 6 connects the airport to the Treviso train station. Here you can find the timetables for line 6. A train to Udine leaves from the Treviso railway station approximately every 30 minutes. You can use a shuttle.

Trieste-Ronchi dei Legionari

From the airport you can take the bus or the train.

Azienda Provinciale Trasporti di Gorizia bus line 51 departs from “Pietro Savorgnan di Brazzà” airport and heads to the Udine bus station (Viale Europa Unita). The journey takes about 55 minutes. Timetable.

Otherwise, you can travel by train. The station of departure is called “Trieste Airport”. You can take a direct train to Udine, or take a train to Venice with change at Monfalcone. The journey takes 30 minutes by direct train; approx. 1 hour with change at Monfalcone.


From Venice Marco Polo airport the Flixbus line goes directly to the Udine bus station (viale Europa Unita). The journey takes about 1 hour 30 minutes.

Otherwise, ATVO’s 35B Fly bus line takes you to the Venezia-Mestre bus station in 15-20 minutes. Then from Venice you can take a train to Udine; the Venice-Udine journey takes about 1 hour and 40 minutes. Timetables for the 35B Fly Bus line and timetables for trains


Municipality of Udine website:

Cultural activities in Udine :

Weather forecast :

TPL FVG's city bus network in Udine : timetables

Taxi service Udine : +39 0432 50 58 58 


The following hotels are all within a walking distance of approx. 15 minutes from Palazzo Antonini. Prices are contracted with the University of Udine. In the booking request you are required to indicate the name of the conference, which is “T&R 7 SIMPLE” of the Department of Languages and Literatures, Communication, Education and Society (DILL), University of Udine.

Hotel Friuli ***
Viale Ledra, 24
Tel. +39 0432 234351

Hotel Suite Inn ***
Via di Toppo, 25
Tel. +39 0432 50 16 83

Albergo Al Vecchio Tram ***
via Brenari, 28 – angolo P.zza Garibaldi
Tel. +39 0432 507164

Hotel Allegria ***
Via Grazzano, 18
Tel. +39 0432 201116

Ambassador Palace Hotel ****
Via Carducci , 46
Tel.+39 0432 503777

Astoria Hotel Italia ****
Piazza 20 settembre, 24
Tel. +39 0432 505091 



We will set up a trial meeting on Microsoft Teams on Wednesday, November 16th at 10.00 a.m. CET. You can also indicate in the form if you intend to participate in the trial.


20 minutes + questions. Please make sure that your presentation does not exceed the time allocated.


PPT presentations should be in English, to allow even those who do not speak the language of your talk to follow part of the presentation. We have activated a translation service for those who cannot personally translate their PPT into English. In this case, we must receive your PPT  by November, 10th. Please indicate this option in the form. You will then be contacted by the student(s) who will do the translation.

WiFi INTERNET ACCESS The University of Udine adopts the Eduroam international platform through which every kind of device can connect to the University of Udine’s WiFi with the same log-in information used at your university and without any further formality. To take advantage of this service, please contact the IT assistance of your university.

DINNER ON NOVEMBER 24th: The social dinner will be held on Thursday 24th at the Concordia restaurant, in Piazza Primo Maggio. The cost – to be paid on the spot in cash – is 30 euros. If you want to participate, please state it in the form along with any dietary restrictions.


Bar Astoria, piazzetta San Cristorforo (bar)
Mantica Bar Caffetteria, via Mantica 2 (bar, sandwiches)
Pasticceria Simeoni, via Mantica 15 (bar, patisserie)
Tom’Art Cafè, via Palladio 11 (bar, sandwiches)

Ai frati, Trattoria, Piazzetta Antonini 5 (Friulian cuisine)
Frasca Pozzar, Frasca, via Gemona 7 (Friulian cuisine)
Caffé Caucigh, Caffè e ristorante, via Gemona 36 (buffet, Friulian cuisine)
Bire, Birrificio, piazzale Osoppo 5, (beer and meat)
Concordia, Ristorante e pizzeria, Piazza Primo maggio 9 (Neapolitan cuisine)
La Nicchia, Ristorante, via Gemona 15/A (Sardinian cuisine)
Grano Salis Braceria, Ristorante, via Mazzini 6 (steakhouse)
Mille e una Notte, Ristorante, Via Gemona 14 (Arabian cuisine)
Osteria Al cappello, Osteria, via Sarpi 5 (wine, appetizers, restaurant with local cuisine)
Osteria Leon d’oro, Osteria, via dei Rizzani 2 (restaurant and winery)