DYCOMP - ECCCS – 3 2024


Discover Enna - The Enchanting Heart of Sicily

Welcome to Enna, the picturesque host city for the DyCOMP/ECCCS conference. Nestled in the very heart of Sicily, Enna is a place where ancient history, natural beauty, and warm hospitality come together to create an unforgettable experience.

Gagliano Castelferrato landscape, province of Enna

Enna in a Glimpse:

Centuries of History: Enna, often referred to as the "Navel of Sicily," is steeped in history, with a legacy that spans from ancient times to the present day. This captivating city has witnessed the rise and fall of various civilizations, leaving a unique cultural imprint on its streets, architecture, and traditions.

Neighbors and Nearby Attractions: Enna is ideally situated, making it a perfect starting point for exploring the treasures of Sicily. It is just a stone's throw away from renowned destinations like Piazza Armerina, home to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Villa Romana del Casale, and Agrigento, known for the stunning Valley of the Temples. Additionally, the majestic Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano, graces the horizon not far from Enna.

Historic Races at Pergusa Lake: Lake, a serene oasis near Enna, is not only known for its natural beauty but also for hosting historic car races. Enthusiasts may recall that the famous Targa Florio, a legendary road race, included a leg that raced around Pergusa Lake. The Florio family, prominent in Sicilian history, played a significant role in motorsports, making this location a piece of racing heritage.

Agrigento, Valleys of the Temples

Enna's Unique Charms:

Lake Pergusa: The serene Lake Pergusa, surrounded by lush greenery, is a tranquil oasis for nature enthusiasts and a place of historical significance. It served as a backdrop to the thrilling motorsport events that captivated racing fans in the past.

Medieval Enna: The historic center of Enna, with its winding alleys, churches, and fortresses, offers a captivating journey through time. The city's medieval charm is truly enchanting.

Local Gastronomy: Sicilian cuisine is a feast for the senses, and Enna is no exception. Delight in authentic flavors, from savory pasta dishes to sweet pastries, all served with the warmth of Sicilian hospitality.

Enna, Pergusa Lake

Enna's central location, combined with its fascinating history and proximity to renowned landmarks, makes it an ideal base for your conference adventure. Immerse yourself in the city's rich culture, explore the nearby wonders, and experience the genuine essence of Sicily.

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Stay tuned for more updates on the conference program and additional information about Enna's attractions.