1st CTNNB1 Italia Conference

The CTNNB1 ITALY ODV, Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) and Gaslini Institute are organizing the 1st CTNNB1 Italia Conference.

The event will be held in person and online on 6th and 7th September 2024 in Acri (CS), at Palazzo Sanseverino-Falcone, under the patronage of the Municipality of Acri.

Primary objective for this conference is to integrate both the fundamental research aspects and clinical dimensions of the CTNNB1 syndrome.

Researchers from the Gaslini Institute and the IIT will take part as speakers, as well as researchers from foreign countries and Italian medical specialists from the main pediatric hospitals in Italy will also be present.

How to Participate in the Conference

Useful Informations

The Conference will be held in the beautiful town of Acri, Cosenza, at “Palazzo Sanseverino-Falcone”, Piazza Giovanni Falcone, 1, 87041 Acri (CS).


By Plane:
The nearest airport to Acri is Lamezia Terme Airport (SUF), which is 112 km away. Other recommended airports are Naples (NAP), which is 235.6 km away, Brindisi (BDS) (184.7 km), and Bari (BRI) (184.9 km).

By train:
With Trenitalia, the nearest station is Castiglione Cosentino (35.19 km from Acri).

By bus:
With Flixbus (https://www.flixbus.it/), you can reach Acri from major Italian and European cities.

By car:

  • From Lamezia Terme (1 hour and 38 minutes):
    Take the A2/E45 motorway towards Corso Italia/SS19 delle Calabrie/SP241. Exit from the A2/E45 at Taverna. Take the SP248 and then the SS660 towards Acri.
  • From Naples (3 hours and 25 minutes):
    Take the A3 + A2 motorways towards the SS19 to the Tarsia Sud exit. Continue on Contrada Soverano and on SS660 towards Acri.
  • From Bari (3 hours and 7 minutes):
    Take the E847 to Castellaneta + SS106 to Corigliano-Rossano + SP186 to Acri.
  • From Brindisi (3 hours and 11 minutes):
    Take the SS7 + SS106 to Corigliano-Rossano + SP186 to Acri.


1) Hotel Supersonik (distanza da Palazzo Sanseverino- Falcone: km 3)
Viale della Repubblica, 65 – 87041 Acri (CS)
Tel. nr: +39 0984 954055/ +39 0984 953315

2) Hotel 660 – B&B La Veranda (distance from Palazzo Sanseverino- Falcone: km 10)
Contrada Cocozzello, 96 – 87041 Acri (CS)
Tel. nr. +39 0984 949879 – +39 349 7451327

3) B&B Sandro Pertini (distance from Palazzo Sanserverino- Falcone: Km 2)
Corso Sandro Pertini, 55 – 87041 Acri (CS)
Tel. nr. +39 340 8661609

4) B&B Nunù (distance from Palazzo Sansererino- Falcone: km 2)
Via Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa, 24/A 87041 Acri (CS)
Tel. nr. +39 376 0145275