Plenary meeting, Madrid 26-27 September 2011

 LocationUC3M access map

    UNIVERSITY CARLOS III OF MADRID

    Building Biblioteca Rey Pastor – Room 3.3.B01

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Agenda

  • Plenary Meeting, 26-27 September: Final Agenda
  • TREND & Friends, 27 September (open to external institutions): Agenda

 Social dinner (Monday 26th, Restaurant La Castafiore, h. 21.00)

Registration

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How to reach UC3M

From Madrid city centre:

  • Cercanías regional rail network: Approximate journey duration: 30 minutes. Take Line C-5 from “Atocha Renfe” station (direction Fuenlabrada/Humanes) to “Leganes Central”. UC3M is approximately 6 minutes by foot from the station. (Take the left hand exit to “Calle Virgen del Camino” and follow on a straight ahead on to “Calle Santa Rosa”. You will find the University to the right of the first roundabout).
  • Metro underground system: Approximate journey duration: 1 hour. Take Line 1 from “Atocha Renfe” station (direction “Pinar de Chamartin”), getting off at “Tribunal”. Then take Line 10 until last station “Puerta del Sur”. Then take Line 12* (also known as MetroSur) to “Leganes Central”. UC3M is approximately 6 minutes by foot from the station. (Take the left hand exit to “Calle Virgen del Camino” and follow on a straight ahead on to “Calle Santa Rosa”. You will find the University to the right of the first roundabout).

TICKETS: MetroMadrid and MetroSur are different Railway Network Systems. Thus you will need to purchase a single ticket named “Sencillo Combinado” which will allow you to use both the MetroMadrid and MetroSur Networks. You may also choose to purchase a “Sencillo MetroMadrid” single ticket valid up to “Puerta del Sur” and a “Sencillo MetroSur” single ticket valid from “Puerta del Sur” onwards.

From Madrid-Barajas Airport:

  • Metro underground system: Approximate journey duration: 1 hour 15 minutes. Take Line 8 from either “Aeropuerto T4” or “Aeropuerto T1-T2-T3” station to “Nuevos Ministerios” station in the centre of Madrid. Then take Line 10 until the last station “Puerta del Sur”. From there, take Line 12* (also known as MetroSur) to “Leganes Central”. UC3M is approximately 6 minutes by foot from the station. (Take the left hand exit to “Calle Virgen del Camino” and follow on a straight ahead on to “Calle Santa Rosa”. You will find the University to the right of the first roundabout).

TICKETS: MetroMadrid and MetroSur are different Railway Network Systems.  Thus you will need to purchase a single ticket named “Sencillo Combinado Metro+Suplemento Aeropuerto”, which will allow you to use both the MetroMadrid and MetroSur Networks. (You may also choose to purchase a “Sencillo+Suplemento Aeropuerto” single ticket valid up to “Puerta del Sur” and a “Sencillo MetroSur” single ticket valid from “Puerta del Sur” onwards. The total price is equivalent).

  • Metro underground combined with Cercanias regional rail network: Approximate journey duration: 1 hour. Take Line 8 from either “Aeropuerto T4” or “Aeropuerto T1-T2-T3” station to “Nuevos Ministerios” station in the centre of Madrid. Then take Line C-2 (direction “Guadalajara”) of the Cercanias Network from “Nuevos Ministerios” to “Atocha Renfe” station. From there, take Line C-5 (direction “Fuenlabrada”) from “Atocha Renfe” to “Leganes Central”. UC3M is approximately 6 minutes by foot from the station. (Take the left hand exit to “Calle Virgen del Camino” and follow on a straight ahead on to “Calle Santa Rosa”. You will find the University to the right of the first roundabout).

TICKETS: MetroMadrid and Cercanias are different Railway Network Systems. Thus, you will need to purchase a single ticket named “Sencillo+Suplemento Aeropuerto” which will allow you to use the MetroMadrid Network from the Airport to “Nuevos Ministerios”.  From there you will need to purchase a Cercanias single ticket or “Billete Sencillo” to “Leganes Central” station.

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