Progress in Applied Surface, Interface
   and Thin Film Science 2015


The conference will be held in Florence from November 23th to 26th, 2015 in the building of AUDITORIUM AL DUOMO (in Hotel Laurus, Via de' Cerretani, 54/r, 50123 Firenze, Italy). The participants will have the possibility to be accommodated in more surrounding hotels of different categories. Accommodation in suitable hotels will be offered durig May 2015 and participants can use offered reservation link placed in this page (later in several days).


The accommodation service for the event is offered by where participants of the event have access to exclusive discounted rates for stays between the 22nd and the 26th of November (included) using the discount code SREN415

Book now using the special discount code SREN415

Hotels with special discounts for partipants of the event that use the discount code SREN415:
Name of the HotelCategory% of Discount
Hotel Monna Lisa4*-15%
Hotel Laurus al Duomo4*-10%
Hotel Pitti Palace al Ponte Vecchio4*-10%
Hotel Tornabuoni Beacci4*-10%
Hotel Kraft4*-10%
Hotel Residence Palazzo Ricasoli4*-10%
Grand Hotel Adriatico4*-5%
Hotel Rivoli4*-5%
Hotel delle Nazioni3*-12%
B&B Hotel Firenze Novoli3*-10%
Hotel Borgo3*-8%
Hotel San Giorgio3*-5%
Hotel Rex3*-5%
Hotel Beatrice3*-5%
Hotel Palazzo Vecchio3*-5%
Hotel De Lanzi3*-5%
Hotel Corona d’Italia3*-5%
Hotel Lombardi2*-5%
Hotel Berna2*-5%
Residenza Castiglioni -5%
Affittacamere Alba -10%

Need assistance with your reservations?
Should you need any assistance or to reserve by phone, the Customer Service of stands ready help you at or + 39 055 290730, from monday to friday 9 am - 6 pm.

To make a reservation online for this event simply:
1. Access the event page at this link
2. Select your arrival and departure dates
3. Insert the special discount code SREN415 in the dedicate Blue Area.
4. Click the Search button
5. Find the accommodation that most suites among those marked with "SPECIAL DISCOUNT" and over 200 additional accommodations
6. Complete the reservation process and choose the project you would like supports
7. Enjoy your journey in Florence knowing that your reservation had a positive impact on the territory


Born from the Life Beyond Tourism philosophy, is the first non-profit booking portal for hotels in Florence and its surroundings and proposes an innovative model of sustainable tourism that connects the traveler, tourist operators and the heritage of the territory. By booking in one of the structures of the traveler can contribute to conservation projects and development of the area and of the culture of Florence, UNESCO World Heritage Site. The traveler books his room for free with direct payment at the hotel, after the stay. What differentiates is the direct relationship between each booking made and the financing of projects in support of the heritage of Florence, at no extra cost to our guests.

Conference bus transport of Bratislava:
Departure from Hotel Druzba, Bratislava: November 22, 2015 (approx. at 06:00 h.)
Departure from Florence: November 26, 2015, after the first trip to surroundings of Florence, (~21:00 h.)

Price for return ticket Bratislava-Florence-Bratislava: 100 EUR
Turancar bus