International Conference on IC Design and Technology

Conference Venue

Conference Venue

The venue of ICICDT 2018 will be in the hystorical castle in Otranto, Italy.

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How to Reach Otranto

Otranto is located in the south of Italy, in the Apulia region. You can reach Otranto either by plane, train, or car.


By Plane

The nearest airports to Otranto are: Brindisi (BDS, 96 km) and Bari (BRI, 216 km). From these airports, you can reach Otranto by shuttle bus (fastest and easiest). As an alternative, it is possible to take the train or the bus to Lecce, then the bus or the local train to Otranto. The cost by taxi is approximately 120 € from Brindisi Airport.
A shuttle bus from Brindisi Airport or from Lecce Railway Station to Otranto can also be reserved through Crusi Viaggi, at the special price of 40 € for one person or 55 € for two persons.

By Train

Otranto Railway Station, located close to the town center, can be reached from Lecce Railway Station (Ferrovie del Sud-Est). Lecce Railway Station is served by the Italian National Railways (Trenitalia).

By Car

Otranto can be reached by car from Lecce by taking Route SS16 (Lecce-Maglie-Otranto).


The average minimum and maximum temperature in June in Otranto are 18° C and 26° C, respectively.

Time Zone

Central European Summer time (GMT+2).


Electricity is supplied at 220 Volts, 50 Hz AC. Please use an adapter plug and a voltage converter if you need 110/120 volt appliances.

Visa Requirements

Nationals from the EU and the following countries do not require VISA for visits of up to 90 days: Albania, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Dominica, El Salvador, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Guatemala, Grenada, Honduras, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Macao, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Northern Marianas, Panama, Paraguay, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Samoa, Santa Lucia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, St, Vincent e Granadine, Taiwan, Timor Est, Trinidad e Tobago, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Vanatu, Venezuela. If your country is not listed, you will need to apply for a VISA in advance.

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Otranto Cathedral

The Coast

Baia dei Turchi