The conference will be hosted on the historical site of the Faculty of Architecture in Valle Giulia, located on the border of Villa Borghese, the greatest public park of the central Rome.

You can access it with a pleasant 15 minute walk accross Villa Borghese (the greatest park of central Rome) from the metro station Flaminia.

Address: Via Antonio Gramsci 53, 00197 Roma

How to reach us
Metro: Line A – Flaminio stop (about 600 metres)
Tram: 3 and19, Viale delle Belle Arti
Bus: 61 – 89 – 160 – 490 – 495, M, Piazzale del Fiocco
Train: Line Rome – Viterbo – Flaminio Station

Reaching us from the city center

Check out how to approach the conference venue (Via Antonio Gramsci 53, 00197 Roma) from Piazzale Flaminio (Metro station & Piazza del Popolo), through a 15 minute walk across the park.


The official partner for accommodation is The Duke Hotel, a 4-star boutique hotel located at walking distance from Valle Giulia, venue of the Congress, close to the park of Villa Borghese. The complimentary Mercedes Trasfer (to be booked at reception) will bring you in a couple of minutes to the venue or, in your free time, in 7 minutes to the very center of Rome, in Piazza del Popolo.

The hotel has the atmosphere of a private house and provides 86 rooms and a very good restaurant. You will be able to choose the category of room that you prefer (suites can be quoted on request writing an email to

The rates ALSO include: FREE WIFI and FREE SMARTPHONE in your room with unlimited internet and unlimited calls to: ITALY, USA, CHINA, FRANCE, UK, RUSSIA, AUSTRALIA. FREE TRANSFER to the venue of the congress can be reserved at the reception.

Please find below the rates offered by The Duke Hotel for Design For Next.

Single Room: SOLD OUT
Single Room Superior: SOLD OUT
Double Room Superior for single use: SOLD OUT
Double Room Superior: SOLD OUT
Deluxe Room: SOLD OUT

The rates include taxes and Full American Breakfast. They do not include city tax (€ 6,00 per person per night to be paid at checkout)

Reservation code: DESIGN (to be used on reservations on the website

NB: The code is valid for reservations from Tuesday 11 to Saturday 15. In any other case, please contact Marcella Calabrese, Sales & Marketing Manager at The Duke Hotel Roma: