18th International Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence
Centro Congressi "Beniamino Andreatta"
University of Calabria
Via P. Bucci, Rende (CS), Italy
- Aula Magna "Beniamino Andreatta"
- Sala Stampa
- Sala A
- Sala Mostre
About the University of Calabria
The University area amounts to around 200 hectares, and is organized in 14 departments and 13 interdepartmental centers, with around 170 classrooms frequented by more than 14,500 persons. The University provides 77 degree courses and 2 specialization schools, and owns the largest library in Southern Italy, with more than 390,000 volumes and 660 workstations. The Residential Center of the University has around 3,000 beds and 1,300 canteen seats, and serves more than 3,500 meals per day. The Art Music Entertainment Center organizes more than 30 events per year, including concerts, film festivals, and theater. The Sport Center offers more than 25 courses. Other structures in the University are the Museum of Natural History of Calabria and Botanical Garden, the Paleontology Museum, the Museum for the Environment Rimuseum, the Zoology Museum, and the Linguistic University Center.
The University of Calabria is located in Rende. The population of Rende amounts to around 35,000, but increases to more than 60,000 if non-residential university students living there are taken into account. The University is located in the modern area, but don't miss the opportunity to visit the historical center and its Norman Castle.
Rende is part of the metropolitan area of Cosenza, counting around 269,000 inhabitants. The origins of Cosenza date back to the 4th century B.C., when the area was strategically important to the Bruttians. The historical center of Cosenza hosts a Cathedral, an Hohenstaufen Castle, the Rendano Theater, the Calatrava Bridge and the Open Air Museum.