Final Event

The closing event of the Global Junior Challenge 2017 will be held in Rome in October 25 to 27.

The locations of the event are:

  • Biblioteche di Roma, sede centrale, via Aldrovandi 16, Roma
  • Museo Civico di Zoologia, via Aldrovandi 18, Roma
  • Innovation Gym, via del Quadraro 102, Roma
  • Aula Giulio Cesare, Campidoglio, Piazza del Campidoglio, Roma

Schedule:

October 25: Biblioteche di Roma and Museo civico di Zoologia (via Aldrovandi 16-18, Rome)

9.30 - 10 Conference Room, Biblioteche di Roma, Opening of the Global Junior Challenge 2017
10 - 13 Conference Room, Biblioteche di Roma, Conference: The school according to De Mauro. Innovation and Inclusion
10 - 16 Biblioteche di Roma and Museo civico di Zoologia, Exhibition of the finalists projects
14.30 - 17.30 Museo civico di Zoologia, Workshops for the participants of Make: Learn: Share: Europe

October 26: Biblioteche di Roma and Museo civico di Zoologia (via Aldrovandi 16-18, Rome) Innovation Gym, (via del Quadraro 102, Rome)

9.30 - 13 Biblioteche di Roma and Museo civico di Zoologia, Exhibition of the finalist’s projects of the Global Junior Challenge 2017 and Workshops
9 - 19 Innovation Gym, International Hackathon for the participants of Make: Learn: Share: Europe

October 27: Campidoglio

10 - 12 Aula Giulio Cesare, Award Ceremony of the winners of the Global Junior Challenge 2017 and the International Hackathon Make: Learn: Share: Europe.

The Global Junior Challenge (GJC) is an international competition that rewards the innovative use of technology for education in the 21st century and digital inclusion. The contest is promoted and organized every two years by the Fondazione Mondo Digitale.

The completed program of the Global Junior Challenge 2017 and the conference Make Learn Share Europe will be online very soon.

Your trip to Rome

To book your flight, train or hotel: Regent International Travel Company

Contacts:

Rossana Lezza: r.lezza@regint.it

Recommended hotel and bb close to the venue:

Best way to arrive from the airport (Fiumicino) and from the train station (Termini) to the GJC locations:

You can look up the best way to get to from your place to the GJC locations on the site and app of Google Maps https://moovitapp.com/ and Moovit https://moovitapp.com/.

Airport (Fiumicino) to train station (Termini):
Take the train (Leonardo Express) from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Roma Termini.

Train Station (Termini) to Biblioteche di Roma and Museo civico di Zoologia (via Aldrovandi 16-18, Rome):
Walk to the bus station Termini (Ma-mb-fs), take the bus number 223 in the direction to Staz.ne La Giustiniana (FL3) and get off at the station Paisiello/bellini. From there it is a 4 minutes’ walk to the destination. Head southeast on Via Giovanni Paisiello toward Via Giacomo Carissimi, turn right onto Via Giacomo Carissimi, turn right onto Via Saverio Mercadante, Via Saverio Mercadante turns slightly left and becomes Via Ulisse Aldrovandi. Destination will be on the left. (There are alternative bus lines (e.g. 910, 223, 360, 92) to take at different times.)

Train Station (Termini) to Innovation Gym, (via del Quadraro 102, Rome):
Take the metro A in the direction to Anagnina, get off at the station Lucio Sestio. From there it is 10 minutes’ walk to the Innovation Gym. Head southwest on Via Lucio Sestio toward Via Marco Valerio Corvo, Continue onto Via del Quadraro. Destination will be on the right.

Train Station (Termini) to Aula Giulio Cesare, Campidoglio, Piazza del Campidoglio, Rome:
Walk to the bus station Termini (Ma-mb-fs), take the bus number 170 in the direction to Agricolturan and get off at the station Teatro Marcello/ara Coeli. From there it is a 3 minutes’ walk to the destination. Head northeast on Via del Teatro di Marcello toward Via delle Tre Pile. Turn right onto Via delle Tre Pile, Turn left toward Via delle Tre Pile, Slight right onto Via delle Tre Pile, Sharp left to stay on Via delle Tre Pile, Destination will be on the left. (There are alternative bus lines (e.g. 64, 40) to take at different times.)

There are different ticket options, depending on how long you will stay in Rome:

  • B.I.T. standard ticket, valid for one Metro ride or 100 minutes on all buses allowing transfers. 1.50€
  • 24 hour ticket - valid for unlimited metro, bus, and train travel within Rome for 24 hours from validation. 7.00€
  • 48 hour ticket - valid for unlimited metro, bus, and train travel within Rome for 48 hours from validation. 12.50€
  • 72 hour ticket - valid for unlimited metro, bus, and train travel within Rome for 72 hours from validation. 18.00€
  • C.I.S. Weekly ticket - valid for 7 calendar days. 24.00€

Tickets for both the bus system and Metro can be purchased from tobacconists, bars, or vending machines at Metro stations and major bus stops.

To book your flight, train or hotel: Regent International Travel Company

Contacts:

Rossana Lezza: r.lezza@regint.it

Recommended hotel and bb close to the venue (Patrioli):

Parioli House

Viale Regina Margherita, 192

Tel. +39 06 8552040

http://www.pariolihouse.com/en/services.htm

Prices:

  • Single room 45 € (low season), 70 € (high season)
  • Double room 60 € (low season) 100 € (high season)
  • Triple room 80 € (low season) 120 € (high season)

Almacromondo bed & breakfast
Via Messina, 31

Tel. +39 3891867258

http://almacromondo.com/?page_id=4808

Prices:

  • in Double room 60 € to 100 €

Bed and breakfast Biancagiulia B&B

Via Principe Amedeo, 149

https://www.biancagiuliabb.net/english/

Tel. +39 347 5800329 / +39 347 5062789

Prices:

  • in Double room 75 € to 100 €

Recommended hotel and bb close to the Innovation Gym (Fondazione Mondo Digitale):

Roma Bed & Breakfast

Via Cornelio Labeone, 89

tel. +39 347 7239787

http://www.roma-bedandbreakfast.it/prenotazione/

Prices:

  • one bed 27,00
  • double room 50,00
  • triple room 60,00
  • four bed room 80,00
  • extra bed 15,00

Minors can be accommodated to submit a signed statement from the parents with a photocopy of the documents

 

B&B Domus dei Consoli

Via dei Consoli, 191

tel: +39 328 6395318

http://www.domusdeiconsoli.it/

Prices:

  • one bed room 45
  • double room 55
  • Triple room 65

Martini Bed

Via dei Fulvi, 67

http://www.martinibed.com/

tel. +39 3408680448

Authorization of both parents, if separated.
The structure provides the authorization form.
Variable prices:

  • Single with shared bathroom in the summer period from 30 to 35 euros
  • Double in the same way from 40 to 50 euros
  • Quadruple with private external bathroom from 80 to 100