General Information

General Information

VENUE  

Meliá Castilla Madrid

Address: Calle del Poeta Joan Maragall, 43, Madrid
Tel: (34)915675000; Fax: (34)915675051

info.melia.castilla@melia.com

https://www.melia.com 


LANGUAGE - English is the official language of the symposium.    


CLIMATE

The weather in Madrid in March is pleasant. Temperatures range from 10ºC to 16ºC.  


CLOTHING - Informal for all occasions


LIABILITY & INSURANCE 

The symposium secretariat and organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance.


OFFICIAL LETTER OF INVITATION 

Official letters of invitation designed to help overcome administrative difficulties in certain countries will be sent upon request. It must be understood that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the organizing committee or symposium organizers to provide any financial assistance. If you require such a letter, please apply to the secretariat.


VISAS 

Participants are requested to check with the Consulate / Embassy of Spain or diplomatic mission in their home country or with their travel agency for visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.


AIRPORT (MAD) - HOTEL TRANSPORTATION  


BY TAXI:

The drive should take about 15 minutes and cost about € 25 – 32.


BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: 

From terminal T4 take subway #8 to Nuevos Ministerios. The subway leaves every 10 minutes and the ride is 21 minutes long and costs € 2.

From there, change to the bus station - Nuevos Ministerios Centro Comercial and take bus 27 / 147 / N22 / N24 to Castellana – Rosario Pino. The buses leave every 5 minites and the ride is about 10 minutes and costs € 2. From the station, walk about 300 meters to the hotel.


Secretariat and Symposium Organizers

WHITH SYMPOSIUM c/o Palex Tours Ltd. Israel

59 Ha'atzmaut Road, PO Box 33018; Haifa 33033, Israel

Tel: +972 – 4666 0510/11; Fax: +972 – 4834 6322

E-mail: whith@palex.co.il; Website: www.whith.org