Venue and Accommodation


Granada

Granada has been the crucible of cultures and civilizations where, during the centuries, christians, muslims and jews lived altogether. Nowadays, Granada is a modern city that has an uncommon scientific and cultural background, along with the University and the institutes of Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and an architectural, natural and historic patrimony like no other. Likewise, it owns a grown and active corporte environment made up of companies based on knowledge, standing out those related to the health campus and new technologies. To all these values, we should add an extensive cultural activity and the well-known hospitality of the people from Andalucia which brings a warm welcome to their guests.

Granada welcomes every year more than 2,5 millions of tourists both nationally and internationally driven here for the excellent turistic offers, the location and the weather, with the Alhambra as the most emblematic monument, being the most visited monument in all Spain.


How to reach Granada

To reach Granada by plane, the recommended options are the following:

  • Granada Airport. It is located at 17 km from the city center, with connections by bus (approx. 30 minutes) or by taxi.
  • Malaga Airport. It is a large international airport with many more connections. The bus connection to Granada takes approximately two and a half hours

Conference Venue: Granada Conference Centre (Palacio de Congresos de Granada)

The congress venue will be the Granada Conference Center: for its design, size and features, it is considered one of the main Conference Centers in Spain.

Paseo del Violón S/N, 18006 Granada


Tourist info

Granada is famous because of its large amount of tourist possibilities, amongst you can find such magical places such as la Alhambra (an ancient andalusian city-castle, which was built on the XI century), the main cathedral (catholic temple, great work of the Spanish Renaissance), the city's old historic center and the wonderful borough of Albayzin.