The meeting will be held in the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), at the Campus of Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès, Barcelona), located in the outskirts of the city of Barcelona, Spain. The Campus of Bellaterra offers lodging facilities (hotel and student apartments) as well as different conference rooms and areas for poster sessions, located at Hotel Campus and Faculty of Biosciences.
The meeting venue is easily accessible by car, train and plane. The closest airport is Barcelona’s airport (El Prat-Josep Tarradellas), which is only 30 km away from the conference rooms (30-35 min by taxi, €50-55). Also, the airport of Girona/Costa Brava is only 70 km away from the location and it is well connected to Barcelona by bus.
Finally, the Campus of Universistat Autonoma is connected directly to downtown Barcelona ("Plaça Catalunya" station) in 35 min by suburban trains. FGC trains run approximately every 10-12 min (direct connection, "Universitat Autònoma" station, lines S2 and S6) and RENFE trains run approximately every 30 minutes ("Cerdanyola Universitat" station, line R8).
For detailed information on transport please visit: https://www.uab.cat/web/mobility-and-transport-1345796323450.html