Conference Venue

Due to the current status of the COVID’19 pandemic and the Italian rules regarding conferences, we regret to inform you that the 29th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation, scheduled for June 22nd-25th, 2021, will be a fully virtual conference (the participation of all contributors will be by synchronous online videoconference).

Nonetheless, we are organizing a control room at the conference venue. Information on the conference venue are available below.


The conference will be organized at The Nicolaus Hotel, a grand and elegant conference center and hotel, placed in the heart of Poggiofranco, a lively neighbourhood few step away from Bari city centre.


The Nicolaus Hotel offers a welcoming atmosphere and an immediate sense of belonging. The interiors are full of light, with functional and technological spaces combined with art and creativity. The hotel offers 174 comfortable and elegant rooms, 15 modular and technical meeting rooms, a cozy and private wellness area, 5 exclusive dining locations.

The accommodation at The Nicolaus hotel provides:

  • Wi-Fi in commons areas and in the room and free wi-fi printer;
  • private parking;
  • free airport shuttle;
  • free bikes;
  • porterage service;
  • charging stations;
  • laundry service;
  • sky hotel tv;
  • wellness area and gym;
  • breakfast, the house bar, and the seasons restaurant.

To promote the participation of scientists, a childcare service will be available on request.


The Nicolaus Hotel has a large Congress Centre divided into 15 modular and technique conference rooms seating up to 1000 and a qualified professional staff to support the activities of the scientific conference.