Venue, access and hotels

The Forum takes place at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris:

2, rue André Pascal
75016 Paris, France 
+33 (0)1 45 24 82 00

Further information including directions and hotels in the area is available on the Conference Centre website.

The OECD Conference Centre provides all necessary facilities, including free Wi Fi access, computers with free Internet access, coffee and snack bars, and a restaurant.


For all questions, please write to

If you're a journalist, contact the Media unit:
+ 33(0) 1 45 24 97 00

Practical info

Currency: Euro (€, EUR)
Electricity: 220 V, 50 Hz 
Time Zone: GMT/UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
Telephone Area Code: The international code to call France is “+ 33”. When calling from abroad, the number should be dialled without the first “0”.  When calling from France, Paris numbers always start with “01” and French cell phone numbers always start with “06”.

Financial support

No financial support is available for participants' travel to and stay in Paris.

We advise participants lacking the necessary financial resources to seek sources of funding upon registering for the forum. 


Please note that the OECD cannot organise a visa on your behalf or issue a personalised invitation letter. Instead we can provide you with a letter confirming that you have been accepted as a participant to the Forum.

This conference is a paper-smart event organised in line with OECD greening policies. Only copies of the programme will be available in the meeting room. Other documents will be made available on the website and participants can access them on their personal computers through the OECD’s free WiFi access in the room.