Workshop on Hybrid Systems: Modeling, Simulation and Optimization|
You can find detailed
information about Istanbul in the following web pages:
Istanbul is accessible from all major cities of the world. Istanbul has
two international airports.
Airport is the main international hub in the region. Local
transportation options are available at the airport
Fuatpasa Hotel (workshop hotel):
It is close to Koc University located in Sariyer, a suburburban town of
Other hotels that are close to Koc University (~30 minute bus or minibus
ride) that are at the center of business district of Istanbul are:
Sheraton Istanbul, Maslak:
Movenpick Hotel Istanbul, Levent
If you prefer a hotel at the historical
peninsula, travel times to Koc University may exceed 1 hour.
Another alternative is to stay somewhere in
Besiktas/Kabatas/Karakoy/Cihangir area that is very close to historical
sites. There is a Sea Bus departing from the port of Kabatas to Sariyer
in the morning. The seabus ride is very pleasant and it arrives always
We will have shuttle bus service between the Fuatpasa Hotel and Koc
If you arrive in Sariyer with Sea Bus, Koc University has shuttle
minibuses in front of the Sea Bus Terminal. The shuttle minibuses depart
5 minutes after the arrival of sea buses. You can check sea bus
schedules at (http://www.ido.com.tr/en/index.cfm).
Koc University is also served by minibuses from
the center of Sariyer. Minibuses depart approximately every 5-10
minutes. Koc University is the last stop in the minibus route.