Congress venue

The congress will take place in the premises of the complex made up of the Palace of Congresses of Catalonia, the Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I - Business and City Resort, and the Gardens (click on for a location map).

The Palau of Congresses of Catalonia is a symbol of the contemporary Barcelona. It was designed by the prestigious architects Ferrater and Cartańį, and obtained the National Architecture Award 2011.

Located on Diagonal Avenue, Barcelona's nerve centre and hub of finance, it is composed of various buildings grouped together which lend emphasis to its characteristic design. The main protagonist is the natural light which prevails through its many rooms.

Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I is a unique resort in the heart of Barcelona. Located on the Diagonal, the city’s main avenue, this luxury hotel is just at walking distance from the shopping, cultural and financial centres.

The comfortable and spacious accommodation features the latest facilities and outstanding views over Barcelona.
Rey Juan Carlos I Hotel is surrounded by 2,5 hectares of 19th century Mediterranean gardens.

The gardens, the native pines, palm trees and serene ponds, create a tranquil oasis in the heart of vibrant Barcelona.