In case you need a visa to come to Russia, please send us the scanned copy of your passport as soon as possible. We will prepare an invitation for you. This invitation must be handed to the Russian Consulate which will issue the visa. To prepare the invitation we must know in advance the location of the Consulate (town) where you are going to apply for the visa.
The workshop will take place at INR RAS in Moscow. The closest metro station to INR is Leninsky prospect (orange line), see the enclosed maps. The directions on how to reach INR can be found at
The workshop participants are intended to book accommodation in Moscow on their own. Please, find below a few recommendations.
The closest hotels to INR RAS (walking distance) are:
Another hotel with a convenient connection to INR (a few stops away by metro along the same line) is hotel
It is located in a nice green environment, though somewhat far from the city center (about 25 minutes by metro)
If you prefer to stay closer to the downtown, we list below a few hotels that combine reasonable prices with convenient locations:
Reaching INR will take in this case from 20 to 30 minutes depending on the hotel location.
Finally, you can check for more offers at the following web-pages: