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SESAM 2019 VENUE
Where are we
City of Petrosani is placed in the southern part of Hunedoara County, at an altitude of 620 m, in the largest coalfield from Romania, Jiu Valley, where the mining activity began in 1840. After 1840, the region experienced a rapid development, after starting the surface mining of the coal discovered in the area that would become one of the most important coalfields in Europe.
On January 4th 1924, Petrosani becomes town and then, municipality in March 1st, 1968. From 1948, also, the town of Petrosani becomes university centre by establishing “the Coal Institute”, today, the University of Petrosani, that has to become one of the most prestigious Higher Education Institution – mining profile in Romania and Europe.
On the other hand, nowadays, on the administrative territory of Petrosani, there is Livezeni Mine, the headquarters of the Hunedoara Energy Complex but also a museum, the only one in Romania with technical mining profile, Mining Museum, and one of the most prestigious research institutions in Romania, National Institute for Research and Development in Mine Safety and Protection to Explosion – INSEMEX.
University of Petrosani
The nearest airports to Petrosani are:
Craiova International Airport (CRA) – 178 km
Sibiu International Airport (SBZ) – 187 km
Timisoara “Traian Vuia” International Airport (TSR) – 219 km
Cluj “Avram Iancu” International Airport (CLJ) – 241 km
Bucharest “Henri Coanda” International Airport (OTP) – 335 km
Participants who shall decide on staying in one of these two hotels must directly contact the hotel and book their room by mentioning ”INSEMEX – SESAM 2019”.
The organizers will be able to arrange transportation for SESAM 2019 participants ONLY from Rusu Hotel/Castelul de Vis Hotel to the Symposium Venue (University of Petrosani) and return, as well as from Castelul de Vis Hotel to the location where the Galla Dinner will be held (Rusu Hotel Grand Ballroom).
Participants shall inform the organizers by e-mail at email@example.com if they accommodate in one of these two hotels so that to be taken into account for and to be informed about the transportation schedule.