May 29, 2023 to June 2, 2023
Santander (Spain)
Europe/Madrid timezone

Venue & Accommodation

The conference will take place at Hotel Chiqui, located on Sardinero beach, and about 30 minutes from downtown Santander. Lunch between the morning and afternoon sessions will be served at the hotel. 

Update 03/05/2023: All rooms at Hotel Chiqui have now been booked, meaning that the info below is now outdated. However, we have managed to secure some rooms at the nearby Hotel Santemar (for 86 EUR/night, including breakfast). If you would like to take advantage of these, please get in touch directly with the travel agency at . Alternatively, you should be able to find your own accommodation through the usual booking websites.

Special rates for rooms at Hotel Chiqui have been negotiated for participants who wish to stay at the hotel during the conference:

  • Single room: 78 EUR/night
  • Double room: 110 EUR/night

In addition, rates for rooms after the end of the conference, e.g. the nights of 2nd June and 3rd June, are higher (100 EUR single, 117 EUR double). Rates before the start of the conference may also be higher, depending on availability.

The room rate includes breakfast and all rooms at Chiqui have a sea view. Room bookings can be made after registration by filling in the payment form, at the same time that the conference fee is paid (the special rates are only available for bookings made in this way). For participants from Spanish institutions, funcionario rates for hotel rooms at Chiqui are available upon request (you should be offered the funcionario rate when you contact, but in case of problems please get in touch with us). 

Santander is a popular summer destination on the northern coast of Spain. It is well known for its famous beaches, cool weather and gastronomy. During the Summer months. Santander offers a wide variety of options to entertain the entire family. Santander airport connects the city with major cities through regular flights in Spain (including Madrid and Barcelona) as well as other popular destinations in Europe (including low-cost flights with Ryanair).