Effectuation 2023 Accommodations - Transportation

          Building the Global Effectual Classroom


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          8th Effectuation Conference - 

          Building the Global Effectual Classroom

          Accommodation and Transportation Information:


          Gdańsk is a popular tourist destination, so numerous hotels and accommodations are available throughout the city. Many options suit budgets and preferences, from luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels.

          Many hotels in Gdańsk are located in or near the city center, making it easy to explore the city's main attractions, such as the historic Old Town and the impressive medieval architecture. Some popular hotels include the Hilton, the Radisson Blu Hotel Gdańsk, and the Hanza. These hotels offer modern amenities, comfortable rooms, and convenient locations.

          The Conference Organizers recommend three hotels: 

          1. CONFERENCE FIXED RATE NEGOTIATED - Hotel Focus:  Focus Hotel Premium GDAŃSK **** 80-454 Gdańsk, ul. Nad Stawem 5, www.focushotels.pl (special offer 12-15.11.2023:  room (breakfast included) for 1 person: 300,00 PLN/per night, double room: 370,00 PLN /per night, parking: 50PLN/ night). Reservation by email: cdr@focushotels.pl, password: PG2023)
          2. Villa Eva: https://villaeva.pl/en/contact/ (10% discount for reservation between  11.11.2023 and 14.11.2023 made by Villa Eva webpage, the code to get the discount: PG23)
          3. Hetel Szydłowski: https://www.szydlowski.pl/ (30 PLN discount for first 10 rooms, password: politechnikaMBA)


          Gdańsk airport is located only 12 km from the city center, the conference place.

          The international Lech Walesa Airport is named after the former Polish President and the founder of the Solidarity movement, who played a significant role in ending communist rule in Poland. The airport is about 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) northwest of Gdańsk city center and is a hub for several airlines, including LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Wizzair, and Ryanair. It has two passenger terminals, Terminal T1 and Terminal T2, which handle domestic and international flights.

          More about: https://www.airport.gdansk.pl/

          There are several transportation options available for traveling from Gdańsk airport to the city center:

          • Bus: the airport is served by several bus lines connecting to different city parts. Bus stops are located just outside the airport terminals. The most popular and convenient bus is line 210, which takes passengers directly to Gdańsk's central train station in the city center (the cost of the ticket is around 5 PLN= 1 EUR)
          • Taxi: taxis are available at the airport 24/7. They are located just outside the arrivals terminal. Agree on the fare with the driver before getting in the taxi (the cost of the lift is around 50 PLN= 10 EUR)
          • Train: the airport has a train station just a short walk from the terminal building. Trains run frequently and connect to the Gdańsk central train station in the city center (the cost of the ticket is around 5 PLN= 1 EUR)
          • Car rental: Several car rental companies have desks inside the airport terminal, making renting and driving to the city center easy.

          Transportation from Gdańsk airport to the city center is convenient and efficient, with several options depending on your preference and budget. You will also find tramways in the city center, an efficient way to commute during rush hours.

          Conference Venue

          Conference facilities of the GDAŃSK UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, HYDROMECHANIKA BUILDING, located on the right side of the main building, Narutowicza 11/12, 80-233 Gdańsk

          From the recommended hotels, the university campus is within the walking distance, from the other parts of the Tricity, easy access by tram or fast Tricity train (SKM). For both, the station is POLITECHNIKA.







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