Venue

The Libre Graphics Meeting (LGM) 2020 will take place in 3 venues.

  • ISTIC, at Rennes 1 University, in the computer science and electronic section ;
  • Jardin Moderne, a place receiving music artists and offering them some studio or music station on GNU/Linux. They also have a good place for the meeting;
  • Activdesign, working place of the LGM 2020 organisation team, an art school using only free software.

First place

We have an auditorium for conferences and 3 rooms for working groups and workshops.

26th May 27th May

Address:

ISTIC - Rennes 1 University

263, avenue du Général Leclerc
Rennes


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Coming by public transport

The bus line "C4" brings you near ISTIC. You have to take it direction ZA Saint-Sulpice and stop at Tournebride. The campus of Rennes 1 is quite big. The ISTIC entry (12D) is a few minutes from the bus stop.

coming tournebride to Istic

To be sure to find the bus, Republique is the central place for most of the bus lines on the city. To learn about the schedule of the bus, check the official website : Line C4 by LaStar.

Coming by car

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Second place

We have a place for conferences and the big entrance to relax, eat and drink. For the workshops or working groups, go to Activdesign, at a walking distance of 5 minutes.

28th May 29th May

Address:

Le Jardin Moderne

11, rue du Manoir de Servigné
Rennes


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Coming by bus

The bus Line 11 brings you next to Le Jardin Moderne, at the station "Jardin moderne". If you arrive from the center of the city, take the Line 11 in direction of ZI Ouest (Vezin-le-Coquet). The bus stop is in the same street as the venue.

Coming by car

If you arrive by car, Le Jardin Moderne have a parking for visitors. There are also other free parkings around. The bigger one is near the Burger King on the street Rue Jean le Hô or Route de Lorient.

Third place

We have all the ground floor for us, with 3 big rooms for chatting or working. At 5 min walking distance from Le Jardin Moderne.

28th May 29th May

Address:

ActivDesign

11, bis rue Jean le Hô
Rennes


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Coming by bus

The bus line 11 brings you near Activdesign, stop at the station "le Hô". If you arrive from the center of the city, take the Line 11 in direction of ZI Ouest. The bus stop is you in the same street as Activdesign.

Coming by car

If you arrive by car, think about the free parking near Burger King. Or next to Activdesign by parking the car on the street.

Going to/from Activdesign/Le Jardin Moderne

The 2 venues are at a walking distance of 5 minutes.

Walking into Jardin Moderne or Activdesign

Participate !

The Libre Graphics Meeting (LGM) is an annual international convention for the discussion of free and open source graphics software. You will assist to conferences and workshops about the free software graphics projects and learn advanced usage. And you will meet face to face all the marvelous people creating awesome software you already use or will use soon.

Accomodation

Hostel

There are severals hostels in Rennes. The historical center of the city is pretty and doable walking. The center of the city is bigger and accessible by bus and metro. More large circle of Rennes probably needs a car or a bicycle. Be careful there are not a lot of rentabike places.

Appart by local people

If you look for a little flat, some local people propose to rent their flat. Most of them are in the center of the city. Look for online flat renting services to find them.

Appart by AppartCity

If you look for a little flat, there are also dedicated solutions like appartcity.

Travel

Rennes has an international airport. Most of the local fly are going to or coming from Paris. You can also take the train. There is a high speed line from Paris (TGV), which takes 1h30. There are several train stations in Paris, keep in mind that the TGV going to Rennes starts from the train station Gare Montparnasse. You can also choose to come by car or by bus.

Contact us if you need some information.