Venue & Hospitality

Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site for the 19th World Congress on Materials Science & Engineering which will be held in Barcelona, Spain. The Conference will take place in the following location and dates

TRYP BARCELONA AEROPUERTO
Parque de negocios Mas Blau II Plaza Pla de L’Estany, 1-2
08820 El Prat - Barcelona
España

Conference Dates: June 11-13, 2018

Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

Venue Hotel

Venue Hotel

Venue Hotel

Transportation

Driving Directions to TRYP BARCELONA AEROPUERTO Directions from Barcelona–El Prat Airport to TRYP BARCELONA AEROPUERTO Distance from Airport to Hotel: 3.2 km Time period: 5 min Take Av. de l Aeroport and C-31 to Carrer Segarra Head southwest on C-32B Take the ramp to Aeroport Terminal1/Citiparc Merge onto Av. de l Aeroport At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Av. de l Aeroport At the roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on Av. de l Aeroport At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto B-204 At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Carrer del Garraf Merge onto C-31 via the ramp on the left to Barcelona Take the exit toward El Prat de Llobregat/Mas Blau Continue onto Av. Onze de Setembre/B-250 Take Carrer la Selva to Carrer Conca de Barberả Turn right onto Carrer Segarra Turn right onto Carrer la Selva At Plaça Pla de l Estany, take the 1st exit onto Carrer Conca de Barberả Destination will be on the right

Route Map

About City

Barcelona is the capital city of the autonomous community of Catalonia in the Kingdom of Spain, as well as the country’s second most populous municipality, with a population of 1.6 million within city limits. Its urban area extends beyond the administrative city limits with a population of around 4.7 million people, being the sixth-most populous urban area in the European Union after Paris, London, Madrid, the Ruhr area and Milan. It is the largest metropolis on the Mediterranean Sea, located on the coast between the mouths of the rivers Llobregat and Besòs, and bounded to the west by the Serra de Collserola mountain range, the tallest peak of which is 512 metres (1,680 feet) high.
 
Barcelona has a rich cultural heritage and is today an important cultural centre and a major tourist destination. The city is known for hosting the 1992 Summer Olympics as well as world-class conferences and expositions and also many international sport tournaments. Barcelona is one of the world’s leading tourist, economic, trade fair and cultural centres, and its influence in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, science, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world’s major global cities.It is a major cultural and economic centre in southwestern Europe, 24th in the world (before Zürich, after Frankfurt) and a financial centre. Barcelona is a transport hub, with the Port of Barcelona being one of Europe’s principal seaports and busiest European passenger port, an international airport, Barcelona–El Prat Airport, which handles over 40 million passengers per year, an extensive motorway network, and a high-speed rail line with a link to France and the rest of Europe.