"new foundations must give new math"

from "The Basic Picture. Structures for constructive topology"

by Giovanni Sambin, Oxford University Press, forthcoming


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Dipartimento di Matematica Pura ed Applicata, Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy

University of Padova, Italy

AILA (Italian Association of Logic and Applications), whose first president was Giovanni Sambin (from 1987 to 1994).

Travel Info

How to reach Padua

By plane

The nearest airport is the Marco Polo Airport in Venice, 40 kilometers east of Padova.
It conveniently linked with all major European airports.

A convenient alternative might be flying to the Verona airport, which is connected to the Verona Porta Nuova railway station by a bus service.
There is a bus every 20 minutes, running from 6:35 to 22:35 airport to station and from 6:10 to 23:10 station to the airport.
Fare: about 5 €. Padova can then be reached by train (approximately 50 minutes).

Some low-cost companies fly to the Venice Treviso airport, which is connected to Padova by bus (see timetable of SITA; the fare is about 4 €).

A last possibility might be flying to Bologna airport, which is connected to Bologna Centrale railways station by a city bus.
Padova can then be reached by train (approximately 90 minutes).

From Venice to Padua

To travel from Venice airport to Padova you can choose:

Bus service
Buses from Marco Polo Airport to Padova-Piazzale Boschetti (65 minutes ride). See timetable of SITA.
Piazzale Boschetti is 10-15 minutes walk from the city center.
Fare: about 5 € per person.

Frequent buses to the Venezia-Mestre railroad station (20 minutes ride; tickets should be bought before boarding the bus). Padova can then be reached by train.

Limousine Services Landomas
Reservation via e-mail or by tel. +39-049-8808505 mobile tel. 0335/8417474 only for emergency and after 18.00.
Fare: about 30 € per person; reduced fares for more persons.

Air Service
Reservation by web or by fax. +39-049-8705050; tel. 049/8704425 or 049/651333 from 7.00 to 21.00.
Fare: 27 € per person; reduced fares for more persons.

Fenice Car
Reservation by tel. ++39-049-9915968
Only individual taxi.
Fare: about 55 € (for more person reduced fare)

NO.L.T. srl
Reservation by tel. 348 2611215 fax. 348 2718736.
Fare: about 25 €.

Please be informed that reduced fares are applied only if all persons go to the same place. The Limousine Service will pick you up at the airport at your arrival and take you directly in Padova. Please note that the reservation must be made at least 24 hours before your arrival, indicating date, time and flight number.

The cost of the ride from Marco Polo Airport to Padova is about 100 €.

The same Limousine services travelling from Venice to Padova travel from Treviso to Padova.

By train
Padova is both on the Venice-Milano-Torino and on the Venice-Rome railways; many trains are available (see timetable of Trenitalia).

First and second class are available; for fast trains a supplement is required, and in some cases a seat reservation is mandatory: so, specify which train you are going to board when asking for a ticket.

All tickets (both round-trip and one way) have a validity of 2 months; before boarding the train, it is mandatory to validate them by using the yellow machines located on the platforms and throughout the station: penalties are applied to the infringes.

By car
You might consider renting a car.
Padova is linked by freeways with Venice, Milano and Bologna. All the freeways in Northern Italy require a toll, paid when exiting. A ticket automatically issued to the driver when entering the highway is required for payment.