Venue & Travel

The conference is located in a beautiful Alpine town called Bled. Please find more information about this gorgeous location on the following link.

The conference venue is Hotel Astoria Bled, Prešernova 44, 4260 Bled, SI.

To book a room at the special rate for Bled eConference 2024  participants, follow this link.

Special rate bookings are available for stays of more than 3 days.

How to get there? Google Maps

Visa information is available at the web-site of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia.

Means of transportation

Registration Fee includes transfers from either Ljubljana International Airport or Lesce-Bled railway station.

Please note that in case participant does not use a local transfer service, organiser is not obliged for any refunds.


Bled may be reached by flights to Ljubljana Airport, which is 36 km South-East of Bled.


Bled may also be accessed by train:
Munich – Salzburg – Villach – Lesce Bled – Ljubljana – Zagreb

Bled railway station is called Lesce-Bled (first station after Jesenice Border station) and it is four kilometers away from Bled.

Wien – Graz – Maribor – Ljubljana – Trieste – Venezia – Milano

The other option is Ljubljana railway station which is 53 km South-East from Bled.


Bled is South-East of Slovenia/Austria/Italy border.


From Austria:

  • Karavanken Tunnel/Karavanski predor – 35 km
  • Loibel Pass/Ljubelj – 27 km

From Italy:

  • Fusine Laghi/Ratece – 47 km.

Please note: from July 1, 2008 onwards, purchase of a vignette is obligatory for the use of the motorway. Please also note that Karavanken Tunnel/Karavanski predor is a part of the motorway with additional toll for the use of the tunnel.


Parking for conference participants is available in front of the entrance of the Hotel Astoria Bled, Prešernova 44 and at the Higher Vocational School of Catering, Velnes and Tourism Bled, Prešernova 32 (until places are filled). Parking is also available at other pay parking lots in the vicinity of the Hotel Astoria in Bled (a few minutes’ walk from the Hotel Astoria). All parking lots are marked on the map below.


37th Bled eConference
June 9-12, 2024,

Bled, Slovenia

Easychair paper submission system opens in
January, 2024

Paper submission deadline:
March 11, 2024 

Doctoral consortium paper submission deadline:
March 15, 2024

Notifications by April 10th, 2024
Final papers due May 11th, 2024

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