AMBER Workshop. 3-6 May, 2011 - Barcelona

General information

Venue

The conference will be hosted by the Vertex Building at UPC Campus Nord in Barcelona (6, Eusebi Güell square).

Vertex

How to arrive?

Vertex Map

By plane

The El Prat airport is situated 20 km from the Barcelona city center.
To go by train from the airport take Line 10 of the local train service (RENFE Rodalies) as far as the mainline station “Barcelona Sants”, which has connections with the metro system (L3, green). Take the metro in the direction to "Zona Universitària" and get off at the station called "Palau Reial".

Aerobus: This special service is clearly signposted at the stops outside the terminal and it takes you to "Barcelona Sants".

By taxi the journey time is 20 minutes at an approximate cost of 30 €.

By train

Go to “Barcelona Sants” mainline station (metro stop “Sants Estació”) which has connections with the metro system (L3, green). Take the metro in the direction to "Zona Universitària" and get off at the station called "Palau Reial".

By metro

Take the metro (L3, green) in the direction to "Zona Universitària" and get off at the station called "Palau Reial".

By bus

Routes 7, 33, 54, 60, 67, 68, 74, 75, 113.

Further information: www.tmb.net.

Suggested Accomodations

Participants should contact directly to the hotel.

Hotel BONANOVA PARK (next to the BSC)
Address: Capità Arenas, 51 08034 Barcelona
Telephone: +34 93 204 09 00
Fax: +34 93 204 50 14
e-mail: comercialbonanovapark@husa.es
Web: www.hotelbonanovapark.com Single Room: aprox. 85€
Breakfast included
7% VAT NOT included

Hotel HUSA ARENAS (next to the BSC)
Address: Capità Arenas 20, Barcelona
Telephone: +34 93 280 03 03
Fax: +34 93 280 33 92
e-mail: hotelarenas@husa.es
Web: www.husa.es
Double room: aprox. 130€
Single Room: aprox. 120€
Breakfast Buffet included
7% VAT NOT included
Wifi included

Residencia UNIVERSITARIA TORRE GIRONA (next to the BSC-5 minutes walking)
Address: Psg. Dels Til.lers, 19 08034 Barcelona
Telephone: +34 93 390 43 00
Fax: +34 93 205 69 10
e-mail: torregirona@resa.es
Double room: aprox. 85€
Single room: aprox. 55€
Limited Places

Residencia INVESTIGADORS (at the city centre)
Address: Hospital, 64 08001 Barcelona
Telephone: +34 93 443 86 10
Fax: +34 93 442 82 02
e-mail: investigadors@resa.es
Double room: aprox. 72,50€
Single room: aprox. 52€
Limited Places

Other hotels are available at close distance to the venue.

Help in finding accommodation in Barcelona can be obtained through the following websites:

For more information about Barcelona, you can also consult the IRB Barcelona web section "Living in Barcelona".

Lunches

Lunches are not included in the registration fee. A public cafeteria is available in the venue and several restaurants are available nearby.

Official Letter of Invitation

Official letters of invitation designed to help overcome administrative difficulties in certain countries will be sent on request. It must be understood that such letters cannot grant any financial support. Requests should be made by e-mail or fax to the Conference Secretariat and should include the participant's full mailing address and fax number.

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