Practical information

Dates of the workshop

The workshop will welcome the participants starting on Monday 25 May 2009 at 17:00 and will end after lunch on Friday 29 May 2009 in order to allow travelling on Monday and Friday afternoon.


The Chateau de Goutelas is located in the center of France close to Saint-Etienne. The closest village is "Boën" at a few kilometers of distance.

Michelin Map

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Social event

Wednesday afternoon is free. For those interested, we organize a field trip in the castle neigbourhood with some wine and local food tasting. This tasting cost 15€ per person. If you want to join, please sign up when you register on Monday.

Internet connection

An Internet connection with a wireless router is available. However the connection is limited to a rate to 512k, because we are in the countryside.

How to reach Goutelas?

When arrived at Boën, in order to reach the Château located 3km away, you can contact the local taxi driver at the number (+33.477.24.02.68 from a foreign cell phone) to make arrangements.

How to get assistance?

If you need assistance, please do not hesitate to call us at the following phone numbers:

If you want to contact us by email, please use the address.