CONFERENCE VENUE

The host of the 2016 DCA European Conference is Özyeğin University. Özyeğin University is a new private, non-profit university located in Istanbul, Turkey. It ranked 6th among the Most Entrepreneurial and Innovative Universities of Turkey and currently has these following schools; Faculty of Architecture and Design, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences, School of Applied Science, School of Aviation, and School of Languages. The graduate division offers Masters and Ph.D. program in a number of disciplines including Engineering and Business.

For additional information on the University please visit: www.ozyegin.edu.tr

Address:
Faculty of Architecture and Design
Ozyegin University (OzU)
Nişantepe Mevkii, Orman Sokak, No:13,
Alemdağ, Çekmeköy 34794
Istanbul, TURKEY
T: +90 216 564 9000 PBX / +90 216 564 9561
Fax: +90 216 564 9050

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jEZCGWl-KEM#t=15 – This video introduces the university, venue of the conference



CONFERENCE HOTEL

Conference Hotels are selected close to the city center for conference attendants to be immersed into the city’s social and physical atmosphere. All three hotels are in Altunizade, which is approximately 27 km/16.7 miles away from the Ozyegin University.
The other two hotels are in walking distance to the Holiday Inn Express. The rates are as below:
Holiday Inn Express Istanbul      5 star €65-€90 Breakfast included
Ramada Altunizade                    5 star €109-€119 Breakfast included
Mercure Istanbul Altunizade        5 star €109-€119 Breakfast  not included

Conference Official Hotel
Holiday Inn Express, Altunizade, Istanbul

Location: Altunizade Mah Oymaci Sok No 18 Altunizade, Uskudar, 34662 İstanbul, Türkiye
Phone Number: 00 90 216 651 91 91
Fax: 00 90 216 651 92 92
E-Mail: info@hiexaltunizade.com
Web Page: http://www.hiexaltunizade.com/index_en.php

Special Rates for DCA Participants: 60 € Single, 60  € Double (Including Breakfast&VAT) 
Deadline for Reservation: 5 May 2016
Contact Person (Please indicate: DCA-CONFERENCE 2016): Elif Kaya <elif@hiexaltunizade.com>, Gökhan Kıralı <info@hiexaltunizade.com>
Destination To Airport: 37 km to Atatürk Aiport, 34 km to Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Destination To Conference Venue: 25 km



Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Altunizade, Istanbul is the official conference hotel.  It is a reasonably priced 5 star hotel with complementary breakfast. A shuttle service  is available  almost  in front of the  hotel in every hour. The hotel  offers the best quality/price as investigated by the conference organizers. A  special bus service, twice a day, will be designated  by the conference for the registered participants staying in this hotel.  Registerd conference participans staying in nearby other hotels can ride this conference bus by meeting in the lobby of the conference hotel prior to scheduled deperture time. The distance from hotel to campus (conference venue) is about 27 KM.

How to arrive from Airport:
From Atatürk Airport to Altunizade:
 
a. Taxi  (~37 km/~60 min/~85 TL)
b. Take subway from Atatürk Airport to Yenikapı stop. (4 TL/~20min), Take the Marmaray  to Üsküdar  
    (2.15TL/~12min), take a taxi to hotel (15TL/~30min)
c. Havataş Shuttle:  From Atatürk Airport to Taksim( 45 min / 11 TL- can be paid  on the bus
    in cash ). Taxi from Taksim to Altunizade: Approx. 40 TL
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Hotel Name: Ramada Istanbul Asia
Location: Mahir İz Cad.No: 32. Altunizade Üsküdar 34662 İstanbul/Turkey
Phone Number: 00 90 216 474 98 00
Fax: 00 90 216 216 474 97 95
E-Mail: info@ramadaistanbulasia.com
Web Page: http://www.ramadaistanbulasia.com/eng/index.asp

Special Rates for DCA Participants: 95 € Single, 105 € Double (Including Breakfast&VAT)
Contact Person (Please indicate: DCA-CONFERENCE 2016): Cihan Gümüş <sales.mng@ramadaistanbulasia.com>
Destination To Airport: 38.2 km to Atatürk Airport,  35.9 km to Sabiha Gökçen Airport
Destination To Conference Venue: 23,6 km



How to arrive from Airport:
From Atatürk Airport to Altunizade:  
a. Taxi  (~38.2 km/~60 min/~88 TL)
b. Take subway from Atatürk Airport to Yenikapı stop. (4 TL/~30min), Take the Marmaray  to Üsküdar  
(2.15TL/~12min), take a taxi to hotel (15TL/~30min)
c. Havataş Shuttle:  From Atatürk Airport to Taksim( 45 min / 11 TL- can be paid  on the bus
in cash ). Taxi from Taksim to Altunizade: Approx. 40 TL
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Hotel Name: Mercure Istanbul Altunizade
Location: Altunizade Mah. Kisikli Cad - Oymaci Sok No 9 Altunizade - Uskudar
34662 ISTANBUL - TURKEY
Phone Number: 00 90 216 333 00 00
Fax: 00 90 216 333 00 33
E-Mail: H8973-fo@accor.com
Web Page: http://www.mercure.com/gb/hotel-8973-mercure-istanbul-altunizade/index.shtml

Special Rates for DCA Participants: 80 € Single, 100  € Single (Including Breakfast&VAT)
Contact Person (Please indicate: DCA-CONFERENCE 2016): Kader Birinci <H8973-RE@accor.com>

Destination To Airport: 41.9 km to Atatürk Airport,  35.1 km to Sabiha Gökçen Airport
Destination To Conference Venue: 22,9 km

How to arrive from Airports:
From Atatürk Airport to Altunizade:  
a. Taxi  (~41.9 km/~60 min/~95 TL)
b. Take subway from Atatürk Airport to Yenikapı stop. (4 TL/~30min), Take the Marmaray  to Üsküdar  
(2.15TL/~12min), take a taxi to hotel (15TL/~30min)
c. Havataş Shuttle:  From Atatürk Airport to Taksim( 45 min / 11 TL- can be paid  on the bus
in cash ). Taxi from Taksim to Altunizade: Approx. 40 TL