Beaune is a beautiful medieval town which is the centre of the Burgundy wine region. It has some must-see sites, including the world famous Hospice, great wine negociants to visit and UNESCO-designated vineyards all around. As well as the conference there will be much to do and see, and it is worth extending your stay here. Much more information can be found at the town's tourist office.

Access to Beaune is easy by road and public transport.